Laws, like houses, lean on one another.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds
Poetry is the art of substantiating shadows, and of lending existence to nothing.
Education is the cheap defense of nations
Dangers by being despised grow great
If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude...
Poetry, with all its obscurity, has a more general as well as a more powerful...
People crushed by laws, have no hope but to evade power. If the laws are...
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one,...
Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
To innovate is not to reform.
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
I venture to say no war can be long carried on against the will of...