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The Bible is not only laws, it's also stories.
Those who look for the laws of Nature as a support for their new works collaborate with the creator.
God created the world; the laws of nature were created by God. True science tries to find out what God put in the world. The trouble is where scientists speculate about theology and they don't know what they're talking about because they weren't there. They can't speculate about the origins of life because they weren't there.
The severity of the laws prevents their execution.
Charles de Montesquieu
In Parliament we debate on and we decide the laws that are going to govern the country.
Throughout the United States, at the dawn of the Progressive era, dozens of laws and regulations were established to empower police officers, public-health officials, and even the armed forces to vaccinate at will, and, if necessary, at gunpoint.
Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws, which otherwise would have been hidden from us forever.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Decency is the least of all laws, but yet it is the law which is most strictly observed.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Taxes on capital, taxes on labor, inflation, bureaucratic regulation, minimum wage laws, are all - to different degrees - unnecessary slices of the wedge that stand between an individual's effort and reward for that effort.
An egg is a beautiful, sophisticated thing that can create even more sophisticated things, such as chickens. And we know in our heart of hearts that the universe does not travel from mush to complexity. In fact, this gut instinct is reflected in one of the most fundamental laws of physics, the second law of thermodynamics, or the law of entropy.
The marketplace can handle this. The laws are there. The courts have shown a consistent ability to find a balance between copyright owners and copyright users.
The Church, however, is a self-governing society, distinct from the State, having its officers and laws, and, therefore, an administrative government of its own.
I myself believe that there will one day be time travel because when we find that something isn't forbidden by the over-arching laws of physics we usually eventually find a technological way of doing it.
What we need are not prohibitory marriage laws, but a reformed society, an educated public opinion which will teach individual duty in these matters.
Alfred Russel Wallace
There is no question but that the laws and principles which Solon laid down both foreshadowed and prepared the way for all republics of later ages, including our own.
Robert W. Welch, Jr.
I learned a couple things. The government can do to you whatever they want. They can break the laws, federal laws, as they see fit... You can't turn laws on and off as you deem fit.
Each piece, or part, of the whole of nature is always merely an approximation to the complete truth, or the complete truth so far as we know it. In fact, everything we know is only some kind of approximation because we know that we do not know all the laws as yet.
Richard P. Feynman
Attitude is your acceptance of the natural laws, or your rejection of the natural laws.
I have not been in Washington very long, but I've been there long enough to be shocked by how antiquated some of our laws have become.
Liberty is the right of doing whatever the laws permit.
Charles de Secondat
Nature never breaks her own laws.
Leonardo da Vinci
Large corporations, of course, are blinded by greed. The laws under which they operate require it - their shareholders would revolt at anything less.
How I wish we lived in a time when laws were not necessary to safeguard us from discrimination.
We will never fully explain the world by appealing to something outside it that must simply be accepted on faith, be it an unexplained God or an unexplained set of mathematical laws.
It will be of little avail to the people that the laws are made by men of their own choice if the laws be so voluminous that they cannot be read, or so incoherent that they cannot be understood.
Some laws of state aimed at curbing crime are even more criminal.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Leonardo da Vinci
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
Henry Ward Beecher
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