When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
It is, generally, in the season of prosperity that men discover their real temper, principles,...
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
Politics and the pulpit are terms that have little agreement.
Public calamity is a mighty leveler
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
Toleration is good for all, or it is good for none.
The march of the human mind is slow.
By gnawing through a dike, even a rat may drown a nation.
I know that many have been taught to think that moderation, in a case like...
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair
Those who have been once intoxicated with power, and have derived any kind of emolument...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little...
Good order is the foundation of all good things
Liberty and order will never be perfectly safe, until a trespass on the constitutional provisions...
Order is repetition of units. Chaos is multiplicity without rythm.