307 Greatest Quotes About Law
The essence of tyranny is the enforcement of stupid laws.
We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our follies - it is the first law of nature.
According to 'M' theory, ours is not the only universe. Instead, 'M' theory predicts that a great many universes were created out of nothing.
No man's error becomes his own Law; nor obliges him to persist in it.
Congress shall make no law abridging the freedom of production and trade...
I just usually go with my own taste. If I like something, and it happens to be against the law, well, then I might have a problem.
Hunter S. Thompson
Act that your principle of action might safely be made a law for the whole world.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
If you want good laws, burn those you have and make new ones.
Neither the wisest constitution nor the wisest laws will secure the liberty and happiness of a people whose manners are universally corrupt.
He can who thinks he can, and he can't who thinks he can't. This is an inexorable, indisputable law.
The only stable state is the one in which all men are equal before the law.
Hatred, which could destroy so much, never failed to destroy the man who hated, and this was an immutable law.
The minute you read something that you can't understand, you can almost be sure that it was drawn up by a lawyer. .
Laws are like cobwebs, which may catch small flies, but let wasps and hornets break through.
The law always limits every power it gives.
Remember that it is not the lawyer who knows the most law, but the one who best prepares his case, who wins.
The first law of war is to preserve ourselves and destroy the enemy.
Newman's first law: It is useless to put on your brakes when you're upside down.
To live outside the law, you must be honest.
Before I can preach love, mercy, and grace, I must preach sin, Law, and judgment. Preach 90% Law and 10% grace.
Democracy is not the law of the majority but the protection of the minority.
Where there is no property there is no injustice.
Liberty is the right to do what the law permits.
A state is better governed which has few laws, and those laws strictly observed.
Hungry men have no respect for law, authority or human life.
Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of sex.
It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason, and justice tell me I ought to do.
The first and fundamental law of Nature, which is, to seek peace and follow it.
The laws of nature are written by the hand of God in the language of mathematics.
The fundamental law of human beings is interdependence. A person is a person through other persons.
Nature is the source of all true knowledge. She has her own logic, her own laws, she has no effect without cause nor invention without necessity.
Leonardo da Vinci
Law and justice are not always the same. When they aren't, destroying the law may be the first step toward changing it.
It is more dangerous that even a guilty person should be punished without the forms of law than that he should escape.
The more corrupt the state, the more numerous the laws.
All contributions by corporations to any political committee or for any political purpose should be forbidden by law.
It is impossible to enslave, mentally or socially, a bible-reading people. The principles of the bible are the groundwork of human freedom.
I have gained this by philosophy … I do without being ordered what some are constrained to do by their fear of the law.
We may brave human laws, but we cannot resist natural ones.
It is emphatically the province and duty of the Judicial Department to say what the law is.
Because there is a law such as gravity, the universe can and will create itself from nothing.
The laws that keep us safe, these same laws condemn us to boredom.