Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference, which is, at least, half infidelity
Quote by Edmund Burke
Religious persecution may shield itself under the guise of a mistaken and over-zealous piety.
Fraud is the ready minister of injustice.
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
When the leaders choose to make themselves bidders at an auction of popularity, their talents,...
A disposition to preserve, and an ability to improve, taken together, would be my standard...
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed.
It has all the contortions of the sibyl without the inspiration
Dangers by being despised grow great
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts.
Slavery is a weed that grows on every soil.
He had no failings which were not owing to a noble cause; to an ardent,...
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
Kings will be tyrants from policy, when subjects are rebels from principle.
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
It is undoubtedly the business of ministers very much to consult the inclinations of the...
Tyrants seldom want pretexts.
It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason,...
The tyranny of a multitude is a multiplied tyranny.