There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the law of our Creator, the law of humanity, justice, equity - the law of nature and of nations.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
To innovate is not to reform.
Education is the cheap defense of nations
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
You can never plan the future by the past.
The most important of all revolutions, a revolution in sentiments, manners and moral opinions.
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist
It is the nature of all greatness not to be exact.
Fraud is the ready minister of injustice.
All that is necessary for evil to succeed is that good men do nothing
All human laws are, properly speaking, only declaratory; they have no power over the substance...
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a...
The effect of liberty to individuals is that they may do what they please: we...
The tyranny of a multitude is a multiplied tyranny.
Nobody makes a greater mistake than he who does nothing because he could only do...
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
People crushed by laws, have no hope but to evade power. If the laws are...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.