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It ain't no sin if you crack a few laws now and then, just so long as you don't break any.
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them.
I know this world is ruled by infinite intelligence. Everything that surrounds us- everything that exists - proves that there are infinite laws behind it. There can be no denying this fact. It is mathematical in its precision.
Thomas A. Edison
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
The sovereign is called a tyrant who knows no laws but his caprice.
The more laws, the less justice.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
The more corrupt the state, the more numerous the laws.
This battle for 'common-sense' gun control laws pits emotion and passion against logic and reason. All too often in such a contest, logic loses. So, expect more meaningless, if not harmful, 'gun control' legislation. Good news - if you're a crook.
The main foundations of every state, new states as well as ancient or composite ones, are good laws and good arms you cannot have good laws without good arms, and where there are good arms, good laws inevitably follow.
People love westerns worldwide. There's something fantasy-like about an individual fighting the elements. Or even bad guys and the elements. It's a simpler time. There's no organized laws and stuff.
We must lay hold of the fact that economic laws are not made by nature. They are made by human beings.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Laws are spider webs through which the big flies pass and the little ones get caught.
Honore de Balzac
The god whom science recognizes must be a God of universal laws exclusively, a God who does a wholesale, not a retail business. He cannot accommodate his processes to the convenience of individuals.
It is necessary for him who lays out a state and arranges laws for it to presuppose that all men are evil and that they are always going to act according to the wickedness of their spirits whenever they have free scope.
Are not laws dangerous which inhibit the passions? Compare the centuries of anarchy with those of the strongest legalism in any country you like and you will see that it is only when the laws are silent that the greatest actions appear.
Marquis de Sade
A state is better governed which has few laws, and those laws strictly observed.
The fundamental law of the militia is, that it be created, directed and commanded by the laws, and ever for the support of the laws.
Crime is actually less in places where people own guns. Washington, D.C., is a case in point. It has the strictest gun laws, but who has the highest crime rate in the country? Washington, D.C.
A government of laws, and not of men.
It is absolutely impossible to transcend the laws of nature. What can change in historically different circumstances is only the form in which these laws expose themselves.
Do countries with strong gun control laws have lower murder rates? Only if you cherry-pick the data.
Pray: To ask the laws of the universe to be annulled on behalf of a single petitioner confessedly unworthy.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
People crushed by laws, have no hope but to evade power. If the laws are their enemies, they will be enemies to the law; and those who have most to hope and nothing to lose will always be dangerous.
Nature never breaks her own laws.
Leonardo da Vinci
Decency is the least of all laws, but yet it is the law which is most strictly observed.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
If particular care and attention is not paid to the ladies, we are determined to foment a rebellion, and will not hold ourselves bound by any laws in which we have no voice, or representation.
Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
The planter, the farmer, the mechanic, and the laborer... form the great body of the people of the United States, they are the bone and sinew of the country men who love liberty and desire nothing but equal rights and equal laws.
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