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Quotes by Edmund Burke

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the Gods.
– Edmund Burke

You can never plan the future by the past.
– Edmund Burke

The nerve that never relaxes, the eye that never blanches, the thought that never wanders, the purpose that never wavers – these are the masters of victory.
– Edmund Burke

Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
– Edmund Burke

Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.
– Edmund Burke

Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
– Edmund Burke

They will never love where they ought to love, who do not hate where they ought to hate.
– Edmund Burke

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

No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.
– Edmund Burke

Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality.
– Edmund Burke

Among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist.
– Edmund Burke

Never apologise for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologise for the truth.
– Edmund Burke

There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
– Edmund Burke

If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
– Edmund Burke

Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
– Edmund Burke

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