Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Quote by Edmund Burke
It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason,...
Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays, instead...
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
Whenever our neighbour's house is on fire, it cannot be amiss for the engines to...
To innovate is not to reform.
Custom reconciles us to everything.
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall, one by one,...
Education is the cheap defense of nations.
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
That the greatest security of the people, against the encroachments and usurpations of their superiors,...
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
Toleration is good for all, or it is good for none.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
I am convinced that we have a degree of delight, and that no small one,...
Beauty in distress is much the most affecting beauty.
Good order is the foundation of all good things
Order is a lovely thing; on disarray it lays its wing, teaching simplicity to sing.
As an organizer I start from where the world is, as it is, not as...