To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he...
Dangers by being despised grow great
Whenever our neighbour's house is on fire, it cannot be amiss for the engines to...
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
In all forms of government the people is the true legislator.
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude...
Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that for any practical...
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only...
The march of the human mind is slow
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
Patience will achieve more than force.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views....
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Poetry is the art of substantiating shadows, and of lending existence to nothing.