You can never plan the future by the past.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Patience will achieve more than force.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Never despair, but if you do, work in despair
There never was a bad man that had ability for good service.
I venture to say no war can be long carried on against the will of...
Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits.
Fraud is the ready minister of injustice.
Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays, instead...
To make us love our country, our country ought to be lovely.
I am convinced that we have a degree of delight, and that no small one,...
It is the nature of all greatness not to be exact.
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one,...
All human laws are, properly speaking, only declaratory; they have no power over the substance...
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
There is a courageous wisdom; there is also a false, reptile prudence, the result not...
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.
Law and arbitrary power are at eternal enmity
But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators, has succeeded;...
From the age of fifteen, dogma has been the fundamental principle of my religion: I...
Old age is far more than white hair, wrinkles, the feeling that it is too...