The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he...
Politics and the pulpit are terms that have little agreement.
Patience will achieve more than force.
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
Circumstances give in reality to every political principle its distinguishing color and discriminating effect. The...
That the greatest security of the people, against the encroachments and usurpations of their superiors,...
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law...
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Good order is the foundation of all good things
Those who have been once intoxicated with power, and have derived any kind of emolument...
In all forms of government the people is the true legislator.
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond...
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
Falseness often lurks beneath fair hair.
The greatest truth is honesty, and the greatest falsehood is dishonesty.
A liar goes in fine clothes, a liar goes in rags, a liar is a...