Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
Quote by Edmund Burke
To make us love our country, our country ought to be lovely.
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
It is, generally, in the season of prosperity that men discover their real temper, principles,...
The march of the human mind is slow
All that is necessary for evil to succeed is that good men do nothing
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he...
The tyranny of a multitude is a multiplied tyranny.
The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only...
I have never yet seen any plan which has not been mended by the observations...
Whenever our neighbour's house is on fire, it cannot be amiss for the engines to...
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds
Poetry is the art of substantiating shadows, and of lending existence to nothing.
The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.
One that confounds good and evil is an enemy to good.
A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views....
People crushed by laws, have no hope but to evade power. If the laws are...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...