Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
Quote by Edmund Burke
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
Under the pressure of the cares and sorrows of our mortal condition, men have at...
The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
Among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist
I have never yet seen any plan which has not been mended by the observations...
Nobility is a graceful ornament to the civil order. It is the Corinthian capital of...
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason,...
Public calamity is a mighty leveler
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little...
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only...
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one,...
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
You can never plan the future by the past.
Good order is the foundation of all good things
But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators has succeeded;...
In this age, which believes that there is a short cut to everything, the greatest...
The Olympic Spirit is neither the property of one race nor of one age.