Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Nothing turns out to be so oppressive and unjust as a feeble government.
The religion most prevalent in our northern colonies is a refinement on the principles of...
Among a people generally corrupt liberty cannot long exist.
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one,...
It is, generally, in the season of prosperity that men discover their real temper, principles,...
It is in the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere
Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
The march of the human mind is slow
Good order is the foundation of all things.
Public calamity is a mighty leveler
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.
Patience will achieve more than force.
Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will...
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
You can never plan the future by the past.