Politics and the pulpit are terms that have little agreement.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Among a people generally corrupt liberty cannot long exist.
I am convinced that we have a degree of delight, and that no small one,...
The tyranny of a multitude is a multiplied tyranny.
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
It is, generally, in the season of prosperity that men discover their real temper, principles,...
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will...
Law and arbitrary power are at eternal enmity
There never was a bad man that had ability for good service.
There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the...
The religion most prevalent in our northern colonies is a refinement on the principles of...
A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views....
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed.
Patience will achieve more than force.
When the leaders choose to make themselves bidders at an auction of popularity, their talents,...
Education is the cheap defense of nations
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond...
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.