The most important of all revolutions, a revolution in sentiments, manners and moral opinions.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
It is in the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere
Slavery is a weed that grows on every soil.
What ever disunites man from God, also disunites man from man.
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that for any practical...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.
Patience will achieve more than force.
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little...
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair
Taxing is an easy business. Any projector can contrive new compositions, any bungler can add...
The religion most prevalent in our northern colonies is a refinement on the principles of...
All human laws are, properly speaking, only declaratory; they have no power over the substance...
Nobility is a graceful ornament to the civil order. It is the Corinthian capital of...
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
If all difficulties were known at the outset of a long journey, most of us...
If you go to war pray once; if you go on a sea journey pray...
Simplicity is making the journey of this life with just baggage enough.
A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.