Obeying The Law quotes:

  • Good men must not obey the laws too well. -- Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • In this house, we obey the laws of thermodynamics! -- Dan Castellaneta
  • The police must obey the law while enforcing the law. -- Earl Warren
  • I will obey every law, or submit to the penalty. -- Chief Joseph
  • God's words first... obey God's law first before considering the laws of man. -- Manny Pacquiao
  • Far more violence has been done in obeying the law than in breaking the law. -- Robert Frost
  • Society is well governed when its people obey the magistrates, and the magistrates obey the law. -- Solon
  • You must obey the law, always, not only when they grab you by your special place. -- Vladimir Putin
  • In a republic, that paradise of debility, the politician is a petty tyrant who obeys the laws. -- Emile M. Cioran
  • Nature's laws must be obeyed, and the period of decline begins, and goes on with accelerated rapidity. -- Warren De la Rue
  • There's a simple way to solve the crime problem: obey the law; punish those who do not. -- Rush Limbaugh
  • We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature. -- Edmund Burke
  • It is not for the people to give laws to the prince, but to obey his mandate. -- Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor
  • The main thing I say on war is that we need to obey the law and formally declare war. -- Rand Paul
  • Retaliation is related to nature and instinct, not to law. Law, by definition, cannot obey the same rules as nature. -- Albert Camus
  • Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery. -- Malcolm X
  • The Law is one aspect of a much more concrete and encompassing relation than the relation between commanding and obeying that characterizes the imperative. -- Paul Ricoeur
  • The law was made for one thing alone, for the exploitation of those who don't understand it, or are prevented by naked misery from obeying it. -- Bertolt Brecht
  • In order for the Constitution to work, you have to have law-abiding people. You have to have people willing to obey the Constitution, willing to follow the law. Obama doesn't care. He is the law. -- Rush Limbaugh
  • He claims he has never known fatigue while obeying the law, but when he does break it he feels a sense of guilt in discovering the slightest evidence of fatigue which tells him that he has broken it. -- Walter Russell
  • There's one fundamental law that all of nature obeys that mankind breaks every day. Now, this is a law that's evolved over billions of years, and the law is this: Nothing in nature takes more than it needs. -- Tom Shadyac
  • While Taliban fighters had an initial claim to protection under the conventions, they lost POW status by failing to obey the standards of conduct for legal combatants: wearing uniforms, a responsible command structure, and obeying the laws of war. -- John Yoo
  • If you've been here 15 years and you've got three kids and grandkids and you've been paying taxes and obeying the law, you belong to a local church, I don't think we're going to separate you from your family, uproot you forcefully and kick you out. -- Newt Gingrich
  • To those of you who pay your tithing, I commend you. To those of you who presently are not obeying the law of tithing, I invite you to consider your ways and repent. I testify that by your obedience to this law of the Lord, the windows of heaven will be opened to you. Please do not procrastinate the day of your repentance. -- David A. Bednar
  • What I'm doing is obeying the law of diffusion of innovations. -- Simon Sinek
  • Obeying an inalienable law, things grew, growing riotous and strange in their impulse for growth. -- Brian Aldiss
  • Love provides the motive for obeying the commands of the law, but the law provides specific direction for exercising love. -- Jerry Bridges