The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Quote by Edmund Burke
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Edmund Burke Quotes
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Those who don't know history are destined to repeat it.
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society and any eminent departure from it, under any circumstances, lies under the suspicion of being no policy at all.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
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, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle.
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is not a finished creation.
Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
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.
He who is overly attached to his family members experiences fear and sorrow, for the root of all grief is attachment. Thus one should discard attachment to be happy.
All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.
Technology favors horrible people.
Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces up, and snow is exhilarating; there is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
Americans are a race of convicts and ought to be thankful for anything we allow them short of hanging.
I want to help children in Serbia and around the world so they can realize their dreams.
The day in 2004 when the radiologist told me I had invasive cancer, I walked down the hospital corridor looking for a phone to call my husband, and I could almost see the fear coming toward me like a big, black shadow.
Some broad themes brought me where I am today. At a very young age, my hobby became thinking and finding connections.
I've been left alone, even by the paparazzi, because what sells is sex and scandal. Absent that, they really don't have much interest in you. I'm still married, still working, still happy.
It makes little difference how many university courses or degrees a person may own. If he cannot use words to move an idea from one point to another, his education is incomplete.