Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
I venture to say no war can be long carried on against the will of...
Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a...
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond...
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
Tyrants seldom want pretexts.
Well is it known that ambition can creep as well as soar.
It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.
Whenever our neighbour's house is on fire, it cannot be amiss for the engines to...
If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude...
What is it we all seek for in an election? To answer its real purposes,...
Politics and the pulpit are terms that have little agreement.
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law...
The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.
Old age is no place for sissies.
When we are young, we are slavishly employed in procuring something whereby we may live...
A pun is the lowest form of humor -- when you don't think of it...