The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
Quote by Edmund Burke
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that for any practical...
The greatest crimes do not arise from a want of feeling for others but from...
Religious persecution may shield itself under the guise of a mistaken and over-zealous piety.
Laws, like houses, lean on one another.
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
It has all the contortions of the sibyl without the inspiration
Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays, instead...
But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators has succeeded;...
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
To make us love our country, our country ought to be lovely.
Mere parsimony is not economy. Expense, and great expense, may be an essential part in...
I have never yet seen any plan which has not been mended by the observations...
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds
Poetry, with all its obscurity, has a more general as well as a more powerful...
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors
After all, it is style alone by which posterity will judge of a great work,...
Posterity: you will never know how much it has cost my generation to preserve your...