It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts.
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity
It is the nature of all greatness not to be exact.
All human laws are, properly speaking, only declaratory; they have no power over the substance...
That the greatest security of the people, against the encroachments and usurpations of their superiors,...
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
Laws, like houses, lean on one another.
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
The greater the power, the more dangerous the abuse.
I know that many have been taught to think that moderation, in a case like...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference, which is, at least, half infidelity
Patience will achieve more than force.
Good order is the foundation of all things.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he...