Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
The moment that government appears at market, the principles of the market will be subverted.
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
What ever disunites man from God, also disunites man from man.
There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the...
Well is it known that ambition can creep as well as soar.
Nobility is a graceful ornament to the civil order. It is the Corinthian capital of...
Fraud is the ready minister of injustice.
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that for any practical...
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free; if our wealth commands...
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
I have never yet seen any plan which has not been mended by the observations...
Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will...
Politics and the pulpit are terms that have little agreement.
Those who have been once intoxicated with power, and have derived any kind of emolument...
Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he...
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.