Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is not a finished creation.
Quote by Edmund Burke
What ever disunites man from God, also disunites man from man.
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
The march of the human mind is slow
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed.
Well is it known that ambition can creep as well as soar.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only...
Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
I have in general no very exalted opinion of the virtue of paper government.
Beauty in distress is much the most affecting beauty.
Manners are of more importance than laws... Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or...
The greatest crimes do not arise from a want of feeling for others but from...
Dangers by being despised grow great
The religion most prevalent in our northern colonies is a refinement on the principles of...
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
Men are qualified for civil liberties in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral...
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
By a continuing process of inflation, government can confiscate, secretly and unobserved, an important part...
No man is a warmer advocate for proper restraints and wholesome checks in every department...
It is not an arrogant government that chooses priorities, it's an irresponsible government that fails...