The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
By gnawing through a dike, even a rat may drown a nation.
What ever disunites man from God, also disunites man from man.
There never was a bad man that had ability for good service.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
All that is necessary for evil to succeed is that good men do nothing
Passion for fame: A passion which is the instinct of all great souls.
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.
Poetry is the art of substantiating shadows, and of lending existence to nothing.
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only...
What is it we all seek for in an election? To answer its real purposes,...
Nobody makes a greater mistake than he who does nothing because he could only do...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
The greatest crimes do not arise from a want of feeling for others but from...
To tax and to please, no more than to love and to be wise, is...
Patience will achieve more than force.
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.
Laws, like houses, lean on one another.