We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts.
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
People crushed by laws, have no hope but to evade power. If the laws are...
Those who don't know history are destined to repeat it.
A disposition to preserve, and an ability to improve, taken together, would be my standard...
If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude...
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits.
Well is it known that ambition can creep as well as soar.
I have in general no very exalted opinion of the virtue of paper government.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference, which is, at least, half infidelity
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he...
The religion most prevalent in our northern colonies is a refinement on the principles of...
The moment that government appears at market, the principles of the market will be subverted.
Government is a trust, and the officers of the government are trustees; and both the...
Every government is a parliament of whores. The trouble is, in a democracy, the whores...