Quotes with confer
The administration of government, like a guardianship, ought to be directed to the good of those who confer, not of those who receive the trust.
Free trade, one of the greatest blessings which a government can confer on a people, is in almost every country unpopular.
On Mitford’s History of Greece (1824)
It is we who create value and our desires which confer value. In this realm we are kings.
What I Believe (1925)