Edmund Burke

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Noun1.Edmund Burke - British statesman famous for his oratoryEdmund Burke - British statesman famous for his oratory; pleaded the cause of the American colonists in British Parliament and defended the parliamentary system (1729-1797)
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EDMUND BURKE. The last great prose-writer of the eighteenth century, Edmund Burke, is also the greatest of English orators.
There was Edmund Burke, one of the wisest men and greatest orators that ever the world produced.
Who, but Edmund Burke! True enough, but then whalemen themselves are poor devils; they have no good blood in their veins.
As the famous quote attributed to Edmund Burke roughly goes, "the only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing".
There is also the view of Edmund Burke, 'Those who don't know history are doomed to repeat it.' It is difficult to see what will happen with fake news stories and now stupid news stories and how they will be remembered in the future.
I think that our leaders should recall the words of Stuart Mill and Edmund Burke who insisted that a mind incapable of change was incapable of life.
One cannot say for sure, but perhaps Stephan Decatur was greatly influenced by Edmund Burke's writing.
The ex-Secretary of State will be awarded an honorary degree on Friday, June 22, before giving a public lecture in the Edmund Burke Theatre.
As Edmund Burke famously pointed out "All that is required for evil to prevail is for good men to do nothing/" As the father of daughters, I do not stand by and do nothing.
She wrote one of the most popular ballads of the time, oAuld Robin Greyo; associated with the Prince of Wales, Edmund Burke, and Samuel Johnson; had affairs with prominent men but married an army officer much younger than her; lived and traveled alone; and moved to the Cape of Good Hope in Africa and wrote her memoirs.
I agree that we should, as Edmund Burke once said about the role of a Member of Parliament, allow our representatives to use their conscience to decide.