Walter Bagehot

Walter Bagehot

English businessman, essayist, and journalist who wrote extensively about literature, government, and economic affairs.
But of all nations in the world the English are perhaps the least a nation of pure philosophers.More Walter Bagehot quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Civilized ages inherit the human nature which was victorious in barbarous ages, and that nature is, in many respects, not at all suited to civilized circumstances.More Walter Bagehot quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Stupidity is nature's favorite resource for preserving consistency of opinion.More Walter Bagehot quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
An influential member of parliament has not only to pay much money to become such, and to give time and labour, he has also to sacrifice his mind too - at least all the characteristics part of it that which is original and most his own.More Walter Bagehot quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A democratic despotism is like a theocracy: it assumes its own correctness.More Walter Bagehot quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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