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Edmund Burke's Profile

Brief about Edmund Burke: By info that we know Edmund Burke was born at 1970-01-01. And also Edmund Burke is Irish Statesman.

Some Edmund Burke's quotes. Goto "Edmund Burke's quotation" section for more.

What ever disunites man from God, also disunites man from man.

Tags: God

There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when they are under the influence of imagination.

Tags: Feelings, Imagination, Men

Education is the cheap defense of nations.

Tags: Cheap, Education, Nations

We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.

Tags: Change, Great, Nature

Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.

Tags: Despair, Work

If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free; if our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.

Tags: Free, Poor, Rich

But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators has succeeded; and the glory of Europe is extinguished forever.

Tags: Age, Forever, Gone

The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts.

Tags: Away, Liberty, True

Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.

Tags: Adultery, Gospel, Society

Toleration is good for all, or it is good for none.

Tags: Good, None, Toleration

He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.

Tags: Helper, Nerves, Skill

To make us love our country, our country ought to be lovely.

Tags: Country, Love, Lovely

Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little minds go ill together.

Tags: Great, Politics, Wisdom

Nothing turns out to be so oppressive and unjust as a feeble government.

Tags: Government, Oppressive, Unjust

Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.

Tags: Both, Corrupts, Flattery

Kings will be tyrants from policy, when subjects are rebels from principle.

Tags: Kings, Policy, Principle

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

Tags: Enemy, Evil, Good

The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity.

Tags: Emotion, Human, Mind

People crushed by laws, have no hope but to evade power. If the laws are their enemies, they will be enemies to the law; and those who have most to hope and nothing to lose will always be dangerous.

Tags: Hope, Law, Power

Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.

Tags: Body, Food, Mind