You can never plan the future by the past.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
Politics and the pulpit are terms that have little agreement.
Tyrants seldom want pretexts.
It has all the contortions of the sibyl without the inspiration
Good order is the foundation of all things.
I know that many have been taught to think that moderation, in a case like...
All that is necessary for evil to succeed is that good men do nothing
Fraud is the ready minister of injustice.
The march of the human mind is slow
Law and arbitrary power are at eternal enmity
Nobody makes a greater mistake than he who does nothing because he could only do...
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.
He that struggles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
It is undoubtedly the business of ministers very much to consult the inclinations of the...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
The writers against religion, while they oppose every system, are wisely careful never to set...
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
What people forget is a journey to nowhere starts with a single step, too.
Nothing is so awesomely unfamiliar as the familiar that discloses itself at the end of...
Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling