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What is it we all seek for in an election? To answer its real purposes, you must first possess the means of knowing the fitness of your man; and then you must retain some hold upon him by personal obligation or dependence.Burke, Edmund
Source: EDMUND BURKE, Reflections on the Revolution in France, 1790, The Works of the Right Honorable Edmund Burke, vol. 3, p. 483 . · This quote is about uncategorised · Search on Google Books to find all references and sources for this quotation.
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