Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is not a finished creation.
Quote by Edmund Burke
The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.
Poetry is the art of substantiating shadows, and of lending existence to nothing.
Patience will achieve more than force.
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
What ever disunites man from God, also disunites man from man.
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
Education is the cheap defense of nations.
The march of the human mind is slow.
If the grain were separated from the chaff, which fills the works of our national...
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the...
To innovate is not to reform.
People crushed by laws, have no hope but to evade power. If the laws are...
Dangers by being despised grow great
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
It belongs to American liberty to separate entirely from the political government the institution which...
Freedom itself was attacked this morning by a faceless coward, and freedom will be defended.
People with virtue must speak out; People who speak are not all virtuous.
Practical wisdom is only to be learned in the school of experience. Precepts and instruction...