Edmund Burke: A Day of Accounting that Will Come

Daily Dabble in the Classics, Edmund Burke

All persons possessing any portion of power ought to be strongly and awfully impressed with an idea that they act in trust: and that they are to account for their conduct in that trust to the one great Master, Author, and Founder of Society

Source: Edmund Burke, 1790, Reflections on the Revolution in France.

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