In a democracy, the majority of the citizens is capable of exercising the most cruel oppressions upon the minority
Quote by Edmund Burke
If the grain were separated from the chaff, which fills the works of our national...
The moment that government appears at market, the principles of the market will be subverted.
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
All human laws are, properly speaking, only declaratory; they have no power over the substance...
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law...
He that struggles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free; if our wealth commands...
Education is the cheap defense of nations.
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
Public calamity is a mighty leveler
I venture to say no war can be long carried on against the will of...
Patience will achieve more than force.
One that confounds good and evil is an enemy to good.
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
Time and again these governments have rejected proposals today, and longed for them tomorrow
Terrorism is in good part an effect of government propaganda; it serves to deflect attention...