Nothing turns out to be so oppressive and unjust as a feeble government.
Quote by Edmund Burke
All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is...
Patience will achieve more than force.
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that for any practical...
Anarchism, really stands for the liberation of the human mind from the dominion of religion;...
Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair
You can never plan the future by the past.
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
Among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist
The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.
Religious persecution may shield itself under the guise of a mistaken and over-zealous piety.
It is, generally, in the season of prosperity that men discover their real temper, principles,...
Manners are of more importance than laws... Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or...
Laws, like houses, lean on one another.
Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free; if our wealth commands...
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last
Passion is the genesis of genius.