The man for whom law exists the man of forms, the Conservative, is a tame man.
Henry David Thoreau
But rules only work when everyone plays by them. What happens when someone doesn't, and the fallout bleeds right into his life? Whats stronger- the need to uphold the law, or the motive to turn one's back on it?
At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst.
Habit is the deepest law of human nature.
The best way to get a bad law repealed is to enforce it strictly.
I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law.
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, a charm to sadness, gaiety and life to everything. It is the essence of order and lends to all that is good and just and beautiful.
The law of sacrifice postulates that we need to give in order to receive ... Cosmic Ordering says, receive before you give.