Law and arbitrary power are at eternal enmity
Quote by Edmund Burke
Law And Lawyers Quotes
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.
When the leaders choose to make themselves bidders at an auction of popularity, their talents,...
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
It is undoubtedly the business of ministers very much to consult the inclinations of the...
Taxing is an easy business. Any projector can contrive new compositions, any bungler can add...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body
Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits.
Laws, like houses, lean on one another.
Nothing turns out to be so oppressive and unjust as a feeble government.
Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
If the grain were separated from the chaff, which fills the works of our national...
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little...
I venture to say no war can be long carried on against the will of...
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one,...
The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.
The writers against religion, while they oppose every system, are wisely careful never to set...
It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the public to...
Passion for fame: A passion which is the instinct of all great souls.
A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views....