Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
Men are qualified for civil liberties in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral...
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed.
When the leaders choose to make themselves bidders at an auction of popularity, their talents,...
The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.
Nobody makes a greater mistake than he who does nothing because he could only do...
If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude...
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only...
Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays, instead...
There is a courageous wisdom; there is also a false, reptile prudence, the result not...
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust...
To the wise, life is a problem; to the fool, a solution