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That Peaceable Front for Unprincipled Power

Daily Dabble in the Classics, Edmund Burke Kings are ambitious; the nobility haughty; and the populace tumultuous and ungovernable. Each party, however in appearance peaceable,...

Edmund Burke on the ‘Unfittest Person on Earth’

Daily Dabble in the Classics, Edmund Burke A powerful voice on the other side of the Atlantic, yet on this side so far as his...

Legitimate Power and the Great Accounting

Power to be legitimate must be according to that eternal, immutable law... Edmund Burke

The Ploy of Libertine Liberty — Edmund Burke

They consider their subjects as the farmer does the hog he keeps to feast upon. He hold him fast in the his sty, but allows him to wallow as much as he pleases in his beloved filth and gluttony. - Edmund Burke

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