The march of the human mind is slow.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views....
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little...
Education is the cheap defense of nations
Nobody makes a greater mistake than he who does nothing because he could only do...
Nobility is a graceful ornament to the civil order. It is the Corinthian capital of...
Dangers by being despised grow great
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
Politics and the pulpit are terms that have little agreement.
Taxing is an easy business. Any projector can contrive new compositions, any bungler can add...
Public calamity is a mighty leveler
Whenever our neighbour's house is on fire, it cannot be amiss for the engines to...
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law...
Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays, instead...
All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
To fall in love is to create a religion that has a fallible god.
Love is the magician that pulls man out of his own hat
It is prosperity that gives us friends, adversity that proves them.
Follow your passion, and success will follow you
His morality is all sympathy, just what morality should be