The tyranny of a multitude is a multiplied tyranny.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Politics and the pulpit are terms that have little agreement.
Among a people generally corrupt liberty cannot long exist.
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is...
The moment that government appears at market, the principles of the market will be subverted.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
Circumstances give in reality to every political principle its distinguishing color and discriminating effect. The...
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference, which is, at least, half infidelity
To tax and to please, no more than to love and to be wise, is...
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed.
Dangers by being despised grow great
Considering how dangerous everything is, nothing is really very frightening.
We cannot banish dangers, but we can banish fears. We must not demean life by...