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The art of living consists in knowing which impulses to obey and which must be made to obey.
Sydney J. Harris
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.
When science has sent forth her fiat - it is only to hear and obey.
We started off trying to set up a small anarchist community, but people wouldn't obey the rules.
I would not like a king who could obey.
The main thing I say on war is that we need to obey the law and formally declare war.
Although spoken English doesn't obey the rules of written language, a person who doesn't know the rules thoroughly is at a great disadvantage.
Marilyn vos Savant
Every human being has, like Socrates, an attendant spirit; and wise are they who obey its signals. If it does not always tell us what to do, it always cautions us what not to do.
Lydia M. Child
What matters most is a good and ready will to obey God.
For us, destiny always feels... if you obey, it's almost a passive thing.
Christians - at least Christians in a liberal democracy - have accepted, after Thomas Hobbes, that they must obey the secular rule of law; that there must be a separation of church and state.
Ayaan Hirsi Ali
This free will business is a bit terrifying anyway. It's almost pleasanter to obey, and make the most of it.
If a Woman can neither Love nor Honour, she does ill in promising to Obey.
For it is, and must remain, the case that we must obey God rather than man.
A fair question could be posed in this fashion: If people are not obeying existing laws, what makes us think they would obey any new laws?
J. D. Hayworth
National armies fight nations, royal armies fight their like, the first obey a mob, always demented and the second a king, generally sane.
J. F. C. Fuller
I do not bow. I do not obey. I do not 'worship.'
The foolish and cruel notion that a wife is to obey her husband has sent more women to the grave than to the courts for a divorce.
Lemuel K. Washburn
All men ought to think of Christ, because of what Christ will yet do to all men. He shall come again one day to this earth with power and glory, and raise the dead from their graves. All shall come forth at His bidding. Those who would not move when they heard the church-going bell, shall obey the voice of the Archangel and the trump of God.
J. C. Ryle
With my team I am an absolute czar. My men know it. I order plays and they obey. If the don't, I fine them.
When you're asked/told to come to Canberra by your Prime Minister, in the country I grow up in, you obey that.
The basic question 'will I obey Christ 's teaching?' is rarely taken as a serious issue. For example, to take one of Jesus' commands, that is relevant to contemporary life, I don't know of any church that actually teaches a church how to bless people who curse them, yet this is a clear command.
For if God is a title of the highest power, He must be incorruptible, perfect, incapable of suffering, and subject to no other being; therefore they are not gods whom necessity compels to obey the one greatest God.
The first rule of world-building is available physics, which basically means that if you want it to feel real, it has to follow the same rules as this world, from gravity to how human behaviour works. If you have a fantasy element that doesn't obey the laws of physics, make sure that it has a fantasy explanation.
And, if there was any responsibility in refusing to obey, he was willing to accept it.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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