To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Men are qualified for civil liberties in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral...
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
The greater the power, the more dangerous the abuse.
I have in general no very exalted opinion of the virtue of paper government.
The religion most prevalent in our northern colonies is a refinement on the principles of...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference, which is, at least, half infidelity
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
What is it we all seek for in an election? To answer its real purposes,...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
The march of the human mind is slow.
It is the nature of all greatness not to be exact.
He had no failings which were not owing to a noble cause; to an ardent,...
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
Falseness often lurks beneath fair hair.
It is often the case that a man who cant tell a lie thinks he...