The march of the human mind is slow
Quote by Edmund Burke
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will...
Poetry, with all its obscurity, has a more general as well as a more powerful...
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators, has succeeded;...
I know of nothing sublime which is not some modification of power.
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
Never despair, but if you do, work in despair
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
Education is the cheap defense of nations.
Under the pressure of the cares and sorrows of our mortal condition, men have at...
Men are qualified for civil liberties in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral...
Taxing is an easy business. Any projector can contrive new compositions, any bungler can add...
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
I am convinced that we have a degree of delight, and that no small one,...
It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.
To innovate is not to reform.
Passion for fame: A passion which is the instinct of all great souls.