History Quiz / Edmund Burke Quotes

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A disposition to preserve, and an ability to _______, taken together, would be my standard of a statesman.
________ is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied _________ in a contemptible struggle.
_________ is the cheap defense of nations.
Our ________ will achieve more than our force.
The true danger is when _______ is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts.
The only thing necessary for the _______ of evil is for good men to do nothing.
______ is the art of substantiating shadows, and of lending existence to nothing.
To _____ without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
__________ is good for all, or it is good for none.
Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his ________; and he betrays instead of serving you if he sacrifices it to your opinion.
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No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as ____.
The greater the power, the more _________ the abuse.
_____ are to the mind what food is to the body.
____, like houses, lean on one another.
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without ______.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did _______ because he could do only a little.
But what is liberty without ______, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all possible evils; for it is folly, vice, and madness, without tuition or restraint.
It is ordained in the eternal constitution of things, that men of intemperate minds cannot be free. Their ________ forge their fetters.
We must all obey the great law of ______. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great ______ and little minds go ill together.
________ can creep as well as soar.
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