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Quotation by Edmund Burke
There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the law of our Creator, the law of humanity, justice, equity—the law of nature and of nations.
Edmund Burke (1729–1797), Irish philosopher, statesman. Speech, May 28, 1794 at Westminster Hall, London. Speeches ... in the Trial of Warren Hastings, vol. 4, ed. E.A. Bond (1859).
Spoken at the impeachment of Warren Hastings.
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