Edmund Burke Quotes

Vice itself lost half its evil, by losing all its grossness.

Edmund Burke

No sound ought to be heard in the church but the healing voice of Christian charity.

Edmund Burke

Early and provident fear is the mother of safety

Edmund Burke

Poetry is the art of substantiating shadows, and of lending existence to nothing.

Edmund Burke

The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.

Edmund Burke

Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.

Edmund Burke

But the concessions of the weak are the concessions of fear.

Edmund Burke

Make revolution a parent of settlement, and not a nursery of future revolutions.

Edmund Burke

One that confounds good and evil is an enemy to good.

Edmund Burke

Of all things wisdom is the most terrified with epidemical fanaticism, because, of all enemies, it is that against which she is the least able to furnish any kind of resource.

Edmund Burke

Nobility is a graceful ornament to the civil order. It is the Corinthian capital of polished society.

Edmund Burke

You had that action and counteraction which, in the natural and in the political world, from the reciprocal struggle of discordant powers draws out the harmony of the universe.

Edmund Burke

Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.

Edmund Burke

Good order is the foundation of all good things.

Edmund Burke

Patience will achieve more than force.

Edmund Burke
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