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Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
One that confounds good and evil is an enemy to good.
The religion most prevalent in our northern colonies is a refinement on the principles of...
I am convinced that we have a degree of delight, and that no small one,...
Toleration is good for all, or it is good for none.
Slavery is a weed that grows on every soil.
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
Religious persecution may shield itself under the guise of a mistaken and over-zealous piety.
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
Passion for fame: A passion which is the instinct of all great souls.
Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
Poetry, with all its obscurity, has a more general as well as a more powerful...
Anarchism, really stands for the liberation of the human mind from the dominion of religion;...
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free; if our wealth commands...
All human laws are, properly speaking, only declaratory; they have no power over the substance...
You can never plan the future by the past.
Kings will be tyrants from policy, when subjects are rebels from principle.
Poetry is the art of substantiating shadows, and of lending existence to nothing.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.