There is only one cure for the evils which newly acquired freedom produces, and that cure is freedom.
Quote by Thomas B Macaulay
Thomas B Macaulay Quotes
The best portraits are those in which there is a slight mixture of caricature.
He had a wonderful talent for packing thought close, and rendering it portable.
Nothing except the mint can make money without advertising.
As civilization advances, poetry almost necessarily declines.
We know no spectacle so ridiculous as the British public in one of its periodical...
She thoroughly understands what no other Church has ever understood, how to deal with enthusiasts.
The measure of a man's real character is what he would do if he knew...
Such night in England ne'er had been, nor ne'er again shall be.
He was a rake among scholars, and a scholar among rakes.
The knowledge of the theory of logic has no tendency whatever to make men good...
Reform, that we may preserve.
Many politicians are in the habit of laying it down as a self-evident proposition that...
The gallery in which the reporters sit has become a fourth estate of the realm.
People crushed by law have no hopes but from power. If laws are their enemies,...
Turn where we may, within, around, the voice of great events is proclaiming to us,...
Your Constitution is all sail and no anchor.
The object of oratory alone in not truth, but persuasion.
To sum up the whole, we should say that the aim of the Platonic philosophy...
That is the best government which desires to make the people happy, and knows how...
There were gentlemen and there were seamen in the navy of Charles the Second. But...