There is a courageous wisdom; there is also a false, reptile prudence, the result not of caution but of fear
Quote by Edmund Burke
Public calamity is a mighty leveler
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds
Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair
It is, generally, in the season of prosperity that men discover their real temper, principles,...
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
Never despair, but if you do, work in despair
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed.
What is it we all seek for in an election? To answer its real purposes,...
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
The greater the power, the more dangerous the abuse.
The writers against religion, while they oppose every system, are wisely careful never to set...
All that is necessary for evil to succeed is that good men do nothing
Beauty in distress is much the most affecting beauty.
The religion most prevalent in our northern colonies is a refinement on the principles of...
Patience will achieve more than force.
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he...
Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
The more you love someone the more he wants from you and the less you...
These days flattery wins friends, truth begets hatred.