Public calamity is a mighty leveler
Quote by Edmund Burke
It is in the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere
Never despair, but if you do, work in despair
Good order is the foundation of all things.
If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude...
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
The most important of all revolutions, a revolution in sentiments, manners and moral opinions.
In a democracy, the majority of the citizens is capable of exercising the most cruel...
That the greatest security of the people, against the encroachments and usurpations of their superiors,...
I have never yet seen any plan which has not been mended by the observations...
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will...
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.
Poetry is the art of substantiating shadows, and of lending existence to nothing.
To make us love our country, our country ought to be lovely.
He had no failings which were not owing to a noble cause; to an ardent,...
When the leaders choose to make themselves bidders at an auction of popularity, their talents,...