Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts
That the greatest security of the people, against the encroachments and usurpations of their superiors,...
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.
Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free; if our wealth commands...
All that is necessary for evil to succeed is that good men do nothing
Beauty in distress is much the most affecting beauty.
Laws, like houses, lean on one another.
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
I know of nothing sublime which is not some modification of power.
I have in general no very exalted opinion of the virtue of paper government.
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that for any practical...
Men are qualified for civil liberties in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral...
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
Education is the cheap defense of nations
Custom reconciles us to everything.
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.