Patience will achieve more than force.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
One that confounds good and evil is an enemy to good.
If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude...
That the greatest security of the people, against the encroachments and usurpations of their superiors,...
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
What is it we all seek for in an election? To answer its real purposes,...
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
Mere parsimony is not economy. Expense, and great expense, may be an essential part in...
Custom reconciles us to everything.
All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is...
Never despair, but if you do, work in despair
If the grain were separated from the chaff, which fills the works of our national...
Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he...
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.
Under the pressure of the cares and sorrows of our mortal condition, men have at...
It is the nature of all greatness not to be exact.