You can never plan the future by the past.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
Law and arbitrary power are at eternal enmity
The tyranny of a multitude is a multiplied tyranny.
Kings will be tyrants from policy, when subjects are rebels from principle.
Education is the cheap defense of nations
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Beauty in distress is much the most affecting beauty.
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed
It is in the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere
Toleration is good for all, or it is good for none.
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference, which is, at least, half infidelity
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
Men are qualified for civil liberties in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral...
It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.
To tax and to please, no more than to love and to be wise, is...
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
War is the father of us all, King of all. Some it makes gods, some...
I don't believe that the big men, the politicians and the capitalists alone are guilty...
In war, when a commander becomes so bereft of reason and perspective that he fails...