The march of the human mind is slow
Quote by Edmund Burke
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...
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
When the leaders choose to make themselves bidders at an auction of popularity, their talents,...
What ever disunites man from God, also disunites man from man.
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Manners are of more importance than laws... Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or...
You can never plan the future by the past.
Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.
To make us love our country, our country ought to be lovely.
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
It is the nature of all greatness not to be exact.
Whenever our neighbour's house is on fire, it cannot be amiss for the engines to...
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors
Posterity: you will never know how much it has cost my generation to preserve your...
After all, it is style alone by which posterity will judge of a great work,...