What ever disunites man from God, also disunites man from man.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body
Tyrants seldom want pretexts.
The religion most prevalent in our northern colonies is a refinement on the principles of...
The most important of all revolutions, a revolution in sentiments, manners and moral opinions.
Manners are of more importance than laws... Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or...
To make us love our country, our country ought to be lovely.
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
The effect of liberty to individuals is that they may do what they please: we...
A disposition to preserve, and an ability to improve, taken together, would be my standard...
But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators, has succeeded;...
Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
Among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
Patience will achieve more than force.
Custom reconciles us to everything.
Poetry, with all its obscurity, has a more general as well as a more powerful...
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.