Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed
Quote by Edmund Burke
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
It is in the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere
Law and arbitrary power are at eternal enmity
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
The march of the human mind is slow
Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits.
Slavery is a weed that grows on every soil.
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
Education is the cheap defense of nations.
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he...
Those who don't know history are destined to repeat it.
There is a courageous wisdom; there is also a false, reptile prudence, the result not...
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds
Patience will achieve more than force.
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
The greatest crimes do not arise from a want of feeling for others but from...
But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators has succeeded;...
A man ninety years old was asked to what he attributed his longevity. I reckon,...
The sumptuous age of stars and images is reduced to a few artificial tornado effects,...