Thomas Carlyle: Judgment

Thomas Carlyle, 1870

Thomas Carlyle, 1870 (Photo credit: Penn State Special Collections Library)

“Foolish men imagine that because judgment for an evil thing is delayed, there is no justice; but only accident here below. Judgment for an evil thing is many times delayed some day or two, some century or two, but it is sure as life, it is sure as death. ”

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