Edmund Burke

A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.

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Author Edmund Burke
Author info Irish Statesman
Topics ancestors, backward, confined, forward, generally, innovation, people, posterity, result, selfish, spirit, temper, views

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  2. virtue
  3. liberty
  4. nation
  5. mind

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