Edmund Burke: Only a little

“Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.”

—Edmund Burke.

Edmund Burke: True economy

Mere parsimony is not economy. Expense, and great expense, may be an essential part in true economy. –Edmund Burke, statesman and writer (1729-1797)

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Edmund Burke (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

 

Edmund Burke: Despair

"The writers against religion, whilst the...

“The writers against religion, whilst they oppose every system, are wisely careful never to set up any of their own.” A Vindication of Natural Society. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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

Liberal congratulations?

"The writers against religion, whilst the...

"The writers against religion, whilst they oppose every system, are wisely careful never to set up any of their own." A Vindication of Natural Society. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“The effect of liberty to individuals is that they may do what they please: we ought to see what it will please them to do, before we risk congratulations. ”
Edmund Burke