There never was a bad man that had ability for good service.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits.
There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the...
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
I know of nothing sublime which is not some modification of power.
Mere parsimony is not economy. Expense, and great expense, may be an essential part in...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference, which is, at least, half infidelity
The march of the human mind is slow
Education is the cheap defense of nations.
The greater the power, the more dangerous the abuse.
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
Anarchism, really stands for the liberation of the human mind from the dominion of religion;...
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he...
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Every act of dishonesty has at least two victims: the one we think of as...