All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
It is in the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity
Among a people generally corrupt liberty cannot long exist.
In a democracy, the majority of the citizens is capable of exercising the most cruel...
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
There never was a bad man that had ability for good service.
Beauty in distress is much the most affecting beauty.
Poetry, with all its obscurity, has a more general as well as a more powerful...
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he...
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
The march of the human mind is slow
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a...
It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the public to...
Falsehood is a perennial spring.