Tuesday, April 18, 2023

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Edmund Burke is both the greatest and the most underrated political thinker of the past 300 years. Born in 1730, he came from an extraordinary period in British history, the age of Samuel Johnson, Adam Smith, Edward Gibbon, David Garrick, Joshua Reynolds, and David Hume, all of whom were his friends.

- From Edmund Burke: The First Conservative by Jesse Norman

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