People crushed by laws, have no hope but to evade power. If the laws are their enemies, they will be enemies to the law; and those who have most to hope and nothing to lose will always be dangerous.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
The effect of liberty to individuals is that they may do what they please: we...
You can never plan the future by the past.
Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.
Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will...
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one,...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Whenever our neighbour's house is on fire, it cannot be amiss for the engines to...
I have in general no very exalted opinion of the virtue of paper government.
That the greatest security of the people, against the encroachments and usurpations of their superiors,...
All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is...
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that for any practical...
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.
Education is the cheap defense of nations.
Passion for fame: A passion which is the instinct of all great souls.
Fraud is the ready minister of injustice.
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.
Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair
This is the book I never read ~~ These are the words I never said...
If in doubt, worry or despair connect with the God light within you, the only...