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Picture quote by Augusten Burroughs about intention

I myself am made entirely of flaws, stitched together with good intentions. ⏤ Augusten Burroughs

Picture quote about inner

Learn how to see. Realize that everything connects to everything else!

Picture quote by Ronald Reagan about freedom

Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under god is acknowledged. ⏤ Ronald Reagan

Picture quote by Chinese Proverbs about control

Laws control a lesser person, right conduct controls a greater one. ⏤ Chinese Proverbs

Picture quote about change

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past are certain to miss the future.

Picture quote about self

I myself am entirely made of flaws, stitched together with good intentions

Picture quote by Denis Diderot about nature

There is no civil nor religios law, that has broken, nor can break the bond of fraternity which nature has established between men. ⏤ Denis Diderot

Picture quote by Nelson Mandela about live

When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw. ⏤ Nelson Mandela

Picture quote by Earl Warren about life

In civilized life, law floats in a sea of ethics. ⏤ Earl Warren

Picture quote by Frank Zappa about laws

The United States is a nation of laws: badly written and randomly enforced. ⏤ Frank Zappa

Picture quote by John Green about person

I don't know a perfect person. I only know flawed people who are still worth loving. ⏤ John Green

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Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything. Improve the World Through Music.

Plato, philosopher

When a man is denied to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.

Nelson Mandela, statesman

Law grinds the poor, and rich men rule the law.

Oliver Goldsmith, poet

We apply law to facts. We don't apply feelings to facts.

Sonia Sotomayor, judge

Where the law is uncertain there is no law.


The jury consist of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.

Robert Frost, poet

The more corrupt the state, the more laws.

Tacitus, historian

There can be no liberty without the law.

Cecil B. DeMille, producer

It appears to be a law that you cannot have a deep sympathy with both man and nature.

Henry David Thoreau, author

I want to live perfectly above the law, and make it my servant instead of my master.

Brigham Young, leader

Fish die when they are out of water, and people die without law and order.

The Talmud,

If the machine of government is of such a nature that it requires you to be the agent of injustice to another, then, I say, break the law.

Henry David Thoreau, author

Possession isn't nine-tenths of the law. It's nine-tenths of the problem.

John Lennon, musician

The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly, is to fill the world with fools.

Herbert Spencer, philosopher

I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law.

Aristotle, philosopher

This is a court of law young man, not a court of justice.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer

We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our follies it is the first law of nature.

Voltaire, writer

When men are pure, laws are useless; when men are corrupt, laws are broken.

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

There's only one law you gotta follow to keep outta trouble. Do it first, do it yourself, and keep on doin' it.

Ben Hecht, writer

Rights are not a matter of numbers - and there can be no such thing, in law or in morality, as actions forbidden to an individual, but permitted to a mob.

Ayn Rand, writer

Good laws make it easier to do right and harder to do wrong.

William Ewart Gladstone,

If you must break the law, do it to seize power: in all other cases observe it.

Julius Caesar, leader

Good men must not obey the laws too well.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

Somebody figured it out -- we have 35 million laws trying to enforce Ten Commandments.

Earl Wilson, athlete

Law, without force, is impotent.

Blaise Pascal, mathematician

It is the trade of lawyers to question everything, yield nothing, and talk by the hour.

Thomas Jefferson, president

The Law of Raspberry Jam: the wider any culture is spread, the thinner it gets.

Alvin Toffler, author

In a state where corruption abounds, laws must be very numerous.

Tacitus, historian

Buddhism has in it no idea of there being a moral law laid down by somekind of cosmic lawgiver.

Alan Watts, philosopher

No law or ordinance is mightier than understanding.

Plato, philosopher

There is one evident, indubitable manifestation of the Divinity, and that is the laws of right which are made known to the world through Revelation.

Leo Tolstoy, novelist

The minute you read something that you can't understand, you can almost be sure that it was drawn up by a lawyer.

Will Rogers, actor

I sometimes wish that people would put a little more emphasis on the observance of the law than they do upon its enforcement.

Calvin Coolidge, president

Laws and institutions, like clocks, must occasionally be cleaned, wound up, and set to true time.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

Are you planning to follow a career in Magical Law, Miss Granger?” asked Scrimgeour. “No, I’m not,” retorted Hermione. “I’m hoping to do some good in the world!

J. K. Rowling, novelist

Some laws of state aimed at curbing crime are even more criminal.

Friedrich Engels, philosopher

A lawyer with his briefcase can steal more than a hundred men with guns.

Mario Puzo, novelist

We prefer world law, in the age of self-determination, to world war in the age of mass extermination.

John F. Kennedy, president

Hitler's dictatorship rested on the constitutional foundation of a single law, the Enabling Law.

Alan Bullock, historian

The world presents enough problems if you believe it to be a world of law and order; do not add to them by believing it to be a world of miracles.

Louis D. Brandeis, judge

The more laws the less justice.


Fools and obstinate men make lawyers rich.


Useless laws weaken the necessary laws.

Montesquieu, philosopher

I haven't committed a crime. What I did was fail to comply with the law.

David Dinkins, politician

A jury too often has at least one member more ready to hang the panel than to hang the traitor.

Abraham Lincoln, president

A lawn is nature under totalitarian rule.

Michael Pollan, educator

The law helps those who watch, not those who sleep.


To believe in a just law of cause and effect, carrying with it a punishment or a reward, is to believe in righteousness.

Ernest Holmes, theologian

Treat all men alike. Give them the same law. Give them an even chance to live and grow.

Chief Joseph, leader

The law of sacrifice is uniform throughout the world. To be effective it demands the sacrifice of the bravest and the most spotless.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

In law, nothing is certain but the expense.

Samuel Butler, poet

Lawyers know life practically. A bookish man should always have them to converse with.

Samuel Johnson, author

Sexual harassment law is very important. But I think it would be a mistake if the sexual harassment law movement is the only way in which feminism is known in the media.

Judith Butler, philosopher

For time and the world do not stand still. Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.

John F. Kennedy, president

An unjust law is itself a species of violence. Arrest for its breach is more so.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

I submit that an individual who breaks the law that conscience tells him is unjust and willingly accepts the penalty by staying in jail to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the very highest respect for law.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

In civilized life, law floats in a sea of ethics.

Earl Warren, judge

Petty laws breed great crimes.

Ouida, novelist

Lawyers spend a great deal of their time shoveling smoke.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., judge

The decisions of law courts should never be printed: in the long run, they form a counter authority to the law.

Denis Diderot, editor

To make laws that man cannot, and will not obey, serves to bring all law into contempt.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton, activist

In cross examination, as in fishing, nothing is more ungainly than a fisherman pulled into the water by his catch.

Louis Nizer, lawyer

I was never ruined but twice; once when I lost a lawsuit and once when I won one.

Voltaire, writer

If the laws could speak for themselves, they would complain of the lawyers.

Edward F. Halifax, statesman

If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.

Charles Dickens, writer

The judge is found guilty when a criminal is acquitted.

Publilius Syrus, writer

Laws are spider webs through which the big flies pass and the little ones get caught.

Honore de Balzac, novelist

We have one authority and one law and everyone has the responsibility to follow that law and that authority.

Mahmoud Abbas, statesman

What I perceive, is above all justice, where everyone has the same law.

Imran Khan, athlete

A good lawyer is a bad neighbor.


It's about time law enforcement got as organized as organized crime.

Rudy Giuliani, politician

Lawyers and woodpeckers have long bills.


He is no lawyer who cannot take two sides.

Charles Lamb, critic

When I got to college, acting suddenly seemed like a very risky proposition and all my friends were going to law school or med school or Wall Street.

Wentworth Miller, actor

In law a man is guilty when he violates the rights of others. In ethics he is guilty if he only thinks of doing so.

Immanuel Kant, philosopher

Gentlemen, I find the law very explicit on murdering your fellow man, but there's nothing here about killing a Chinaman. Case dismissed.

Roy Bean, judge

The trouble with law is lawyers.

Clarence Darrow, lawyer

To succeed in the other trades, capacity must be shown; in the law, concealment of it will do.

Mark Twain, author

The law is reason, free from passion.

Aristotle, philosopher

Where the law ends tyranny begins.

Henry Fielding, novelist

We are always saying: Let the Law take its Course but what we really mean is: Let the Law take OUR Course.

Will Rogers, actor

The greatest block today in the way of woman's emancipation is the church, the canon law, the Bible and the priesthood.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton, activist

According to the law of nature it is only fair that no one should become richer through damages and injuries suffered by another.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

Curse on all laws, but those that love has made.

Alexander Pope, poet

All that makes existence valuable to any one depends on the enforcement of restraints upon the actions of other people.

John Stuart Mill, philosopher

It is difficult to make our material condition better by the best law, but it is easy enough to ruin it by bad laws.

Theodore Roosevelt, president

Written laws are like spider's webs; they will catch, it is true, the weak and the poor, but would be torn in pieces by the rich and powerful.

Anacharsis, philosopher

The English laws punish vice; the Chinese laws do more, they reward virtue.

Oliver Goldsmith, poet

Fourth Law of Thermodynamics: If the probability of success is not almost one, then it is damn near zero.

David R. Ellis, director

How can you practice dancing in an airplane? There's a law against it.

George Murphy, dancer

By this act the president alone is empowered to make the law, to fix in his mind what acts, words, what thoughts or looks, shall constitute such a crime.

Edward Livingston, judge

Individual rights are the means of subordinating society to moral law.

Ayn Rand, writer

Anybody who thinks talk is cheap should get some legal advice.

Franklin P. Jones, journalist

We cannot build foundations of a state without rule of law.

Mahmoud Abbas, statesman

I should see an enemy of my country in any one who would change by force that which has been established by law.

Louis Bonaparte, royalty

It lies in the hearts of men and women; when it dies there, no constitution, no law, no court can save it. While it lies there, it needs no constitution, no law, no court to save it.

Learned Hand, judge

I think we may class the lawyer in the natural history of monsters.

John Keats, poet

I would be loath to speak ill of any person who I do not know deserves it, but I am afraid he is an attorney.

Samuel Johnson, author

It is unfair to believe everything we hear about lawyers, some of it might not be true.

Gerald F. Lieberman, writer

Lawyers I suppose were children once.

Charles Lamb, critic

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