The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity
Quote by Edmund Burke
Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.
The march of the human mind is slow
It is in the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere
Good order is the foundation of all good things
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free; if our wealth commands...
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law...
All that is necessary for evil to succeed is that good men do nothing
It is, generally, in the season of prosperity that men discover their real temper, principles,...
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.
The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.
Dangers by being despised grow great
Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
Law and arbitrary power are at eternal enmity
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
The march of the human mind is slow.
The most important of all revolutions, a revolution in sentiments, manners and moral opinions.
Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will...