Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Whenever our neighbour's house is on fire, it cannot be amiss for the engines to...
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.
Fraud is the ready minister of injustice.
All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is...
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators, has succeeded;...
Good order is the foundation of all good things
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
The religion most prevalent in our northern colonies is a refinement on the principles of...
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts
To tax and to please, no more than to love and to be wise, is...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
Those who have been once intoxicated with power, and have derived any kind of emolument...
Men are qualified for civil liberties in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral...
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Politics and the pulpit are terms that have little agreement.
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
Big words seldom accompany good deeds
Problem is there are too many sissies and prima donnas -- stop talking and get...