The Bible is one of the greatest blessings bestowed by God on the children of men. It has God for its author; salvation for its end, and truth without any mixture for its matter. It is all pure.
Quote by John Locke
The reason why men enter into society is the preservation of their property.
It is of great use to the sailor to know the length of his line,...
The end of law is not to abolish or restrain, but to preserve and enlarge...
There cannot be greater rudeness than to interrupt another in the current of his discourse.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
Our deeds disguise us. People need endless time to try on their deeds, until each...
Liberty is to be free from restraint and violence from others
We are like chameleons, we take our hue and the color of our moral character,...
What worries you, masters you.
I attribute the little I know to my not having been ashamed to ask for...
Fortitude is the guard and support of the other virtues.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is...
Government has no other end, but the preservation of property.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
Freedom of men under government is to have a standing rule to live by, common...
It is one thing to show a man that he is in an error, and...
Our incomes are like our shoes; if too small, they gall and pinch us; but...
Where there is no property there is no injustice.
Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him.
Things of this world are in so constant a flux, that nothing remains long in...