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Russell Kirk quotes and sayings

Historian | Born: October 19, 1918 - Died: April 29, 1994
Russell Kirk motivational quote : Schooling deprived of religious insights is wretched education.
Russell Kirk motivational quote : Politics moves upward into ethics, and ethics ascends to theology.
Russell Kirk motivational quote : The natural law is an instrument for progress, not a weapon of revolution.
Russell Kirk motivational quote : The Secular City, having legislated and litigated itself out of any entanglement with the City of God, would be a hell upon earth.
Russell Kirk motivational quote : Principle #6: Recognition that change and reform are not identical, and that innovation is a devouring conflagration more often than it is a torch of progress.
Russell Kirk motivational quote : Men cannot improve a society by setting fire to it: they must seek out its old virtues, and bring them back into the light.
Russell Kirk motivational quote : Nothing is more conservative than conservation.
Russell Kirk motivational quote : And Burke, could he see our century, never would concede that a consumption-society, so near to suicide, is the end for which Providence has prepared man.