War, in its fairest form, implies a perpetual violation of humanity and justice.
The pathetic almost always consists in the detail of little events.
History is little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind
Conversation enriches the understanding, but solitude is the school of genius
Decent easy men, who supinely enjoyed the gifts of the founder.
Hope, the best comfort of our imperfect condition.
A heart to resolve, a head to contrive, and a hand to execute.
Corruption, the most infallible symptom of constitutional liberty.
Our sympathy is cold to the relation of distant misery