That the greatest security of the people, against the encroachments and usurpations of their superiors, is to keep the Spirit of Liberty constantly awake, is an undeniable truth
Quote by Edmund Burke
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.
Under the pressure of the cares and sorrows of our mortal condition, men have at...
It is, generally, in the season of prosperity that men discover their real temper, principles,...
Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays, instead...
It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.
Education is the cheap defense of nations
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he...
To make us love our country, our country ought to be lovely.
There is a courageous wisdom; there is also a false, reptile prudence, the result not...
It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason,...
Manners are of more importance than laws... Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or...
Patience will achieve more than force.
Anarchism, really stands for the liberation of the human mind from the dominion of religion;...
But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators has succeeded;...
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
To innovate is not to reform.
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Truth, like light, blinds. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every...
There's a difference between playing and playing games. The former is an act of joy,...