Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Education is the cheap defense of nations.
I have never yet seen any plan which has not been mended by the observations...
A disposition to preserve, and an ability to improve, taken together, would be my standard...
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity
What is it we all seek for in an election? To answer its real purposes,...
Among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist
Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits.
The tyranny of a multitude is a multiplied tyranny.
There never was a bad man that had ability for good service.
I know that many have been taught to think that moderation, in a case like...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond...
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little...
Fraud is the ready minister of injustice.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free; if our wealth commands...
It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.
To innovate is not to reform.
Beauty in distress is much the most affecting beauty.
People crushed by laws, have no hope but to evade power. If the laws are...
Kings will be tyrants from policy, when subjects are rebels from principle.