It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the public to be the most anxious for its welfare.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will...
In all forms of government the people is the true legislator.
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a...
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law...
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
To make us love our country, our country ought to be lovely.
The march of the human mind is slow.
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little...
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
Anarchism, really stands for the liberation of the human mind from the dominion of religion;...
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
Good order is the foundation of all good things
Liberty and order will never be perfectly safe, until a trespass on the constitutional provisions...
Order is Heaven's first law