It is the nature of all greatness not to be exact.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.
Politics and the pulpit are terms that have little agreement.
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.
It is undoubtedly the business of ministers very much to consult the inclinations of the...
If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude...
Circumstances give in reality to every political principle its distinguishing color and discriminating effect. The...
It is in the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.
In a democracy, the majority of the citizens is capable of exercising the most cruel...
The writers against religion, while they oppose every system, are wisely careful never to set...
Slavery is a weed that grows on every soil.
If the grain were separated from the chaff, which fills the works of our national...
Good order is the foundation of all things.
Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
One that confounds good and evil is an enemy to good.
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
Go, teach eternal wisdom how to rule
One's real life is often the life that one does not lead