Toleration is good for all, or it is good for none.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
The moment that government appears at market, the principles of the market will be subverted.
All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is...
It is, generally, in the season of prosperity that men discover their real temper, principles,...
Laws, like houses, lean on one another.
Anarchism, really stands for the liberation of the human mind from the dominion of religion;...
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a...
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
The greatest crimes do not arise from a want of feeling for others but from...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
When the leaders choose to make themselves bidders at an auction of popularity, their talents,...
One that confounds good and evil is an enemy to good.
Beauty in distress is much the most affecting beauty.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
The writers against religion, while they oppose every system, are wisely careful never to set...
Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference, which is, at least, half infidelity
No compliment can be eloquent, except as an expression of indifference.
Desire is half of life; indifference is half of death.
Such silence has an actual sound, the sound of disappearance.
My work always tried to unite the true with the beautiful; but when I had...