He who wishes to be obeyed must know how to command.
— Niccolo Machiavelli

It is not enough to give orders they must be obeyed.
Napoleon Bonaparte obeyed quote

I sighed as a lover, I obeyed as a son.
— Edward Gibbon

It is right that what is just should be obeyed. It is necessary that what is strongest should be obeyed.
— Blaise Pascal

If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.
— Thomas Fuller