Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds
I know of nothing sublime which is not some modification of power.
The most important of all revolutions, a revolution in sentiments, manners and moral opinions.
There is a courageous wisdom; there is also a false, reptile prudence, the result not...
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond...
The march of the human mind is slow.
The greatest crimes do not arise from a want of feeling for others but from...
It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.
It is undoubtedly the business of ministers very much to consult the inclinations of the...
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a...
Those who don't know history are destined to repeat it.
Life isn't meant to be easy. It's hard to take being on the top -...
History is a better guide than good intentions