The most important of all revolutions, a revolution in sentiments, manners and moral opinions.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Good order is the foundation of all things.
Public calamity is a mighty leveler
Toleration is good for all, or it is good for none.
What ever disunites man from God, also disunites man from man.
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
The religion most prevalent in our northern colonies is a refinement on the principles of...
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little...
It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason,...
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed.
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Those who don't know history are destined to repeat it.
You can never plan the future by the past.
The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.
Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
I always believe that ultimately, if people are paying attention, then we get good government...
The worst thing in the world, next to anarchy, is government.