What ever disunites man from God also disunites man from man.
If you can be well without health you may be happy without virtue.
Those who don’t know history are destined to repeat it.
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.
There is a boundary to men’s passions when they act from feelings but none when they are under the influence of imagination.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Politics and the pulpit are terms that have little agreement.
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him he indulges it he loves it but this never happens in the case of actual pain which no man ever willingly endured for any considerable time.
I venture to say no war can be long carried on against the will of the people.
But what is liberty without wisdom and without virtue? It is the greatest of all possible evils for it is folly vice and madness without tuition or restraint.