The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity
Quote by Edmund Burke
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
Men are qualified for civil liberties in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral...
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the public to...
There is a courageous wisdom; there is also a false, reptile prudence, the result not...
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed.
Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits.
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Nobody makes a greater mistake than he who does nothing because he could only do...
Those who don't know history are destined to repeat it.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
It is in the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.
I am convinced that we have a degree of delight, and that no small one,...
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
Good order is the foundation of all good things
If the grain were separated from the chaff, which fills the works of our national...
Beauty in distress is much the most affecting beauty.
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a...
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he...