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Edmund Burke
(1729-1797) born on
Jan 12
English statesman, orator. He was a prominent political thinker in public life from 1765-1795 who was much admired by American conservatives.
Great men are the guideposts and landmarks in the state.

Politics and the pulpit are terms that have little agreement.
Poetry is the art of substantiating shadows, and of lending existence to nothing.
I know of nothing sublime which is not some modification of power.
It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the public to be the most anxious for its welfare.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "Correct Quotes for DOS," WordStar International, 1991.
R: Reflections on the Revolution in France/ 1790
A: In "Correct Quotes for DOS," WordStar International, 1991.
N: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
K: "Observations on a Publication," "The Present State of the Nation," 1769.

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