Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
The march of the human mind is slow
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
I know that many have been taught to think that moderation, in a case like...
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.
Among a people generally corrupt liberty cannot long exist.
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.
Law and arbitrary power are at eternal enmity
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will...
Patience will achieve more than force.
Mere parsimony is not economy. Expense, and great expense, may be an essential part in...
Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.