Thomas Macaulay

Thomas Macaulay

I have long been convinced that institutions purely democratic must, sooner or later, destroy liberty or civilization, or both.More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
. . . A man of the world amongst men of letters, a man of letters
amongst men of the world.More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We cannot absolutely prove that those are in error who tell us that society has reached a turning point, that we have seen our best days. But so said all before us, and with just as much apparent reason.More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
With respect to the doctrine of a future life, a North American Indian knows just as much as any ancient or modern philosopher.More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The maxim, that governments ought to train the people in the way in which they should go, sounds well. But is there any reason for believing that a government is more likely to lead the people in the right way than the people to fall into the right way of themselves?More Thomas Macaulay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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