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...
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
Toleration is good for all, or it is good for none.
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a...
If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude...
The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.
All that is necessary for evil to succeed is that good men do nothing
There is a courageous wisdom; there is also a false, reptile prudence, the result not...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference, which is, at least, half infidelity
Nobody makes a greater mistake than he who does nothing because he could only do...
Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.
I know of nothing sublime which is not some modification of power.
Tyrants seldom want pretexts.
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
Never despair, but if you do, work in despair
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free; if our wealth commands...
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one,...
I have never yet seen any plan which has not been mended by the observations...