Even when the laws have been written down, they ought not always remain unchanged. ~ Aristotle
Certainly one of the highest duties of the citizen is a scrupulous
obedience to the laws of the nation. But it is not the highest duty. ~ Thomas Jefferson
Good men must not always obey the laws too well. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are. ~ Benjamin Franklin
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws. ~ Plato
Nature and Nature's laws lay hid in night; God said, Let Newton be! and all was light. ~ Alexander Pope
Two things awe me most; the starry sky above me and the moral law within me. ~ Immanuel Kant
Quotes about laws, life.
- What present laws need tweaking?
- What is the highest duty of a citizen?
- What can nature teach us about laws?