Law Quotes and Quotations
Law is a bottomless pit.
Possession is eleven points in the law.
After an existence of nearly twenty years of almost innocuous desuetude these laws are brought forth.
Reason is the life of the law; nay, the common law itself is nothing else but reason. The law which is perfection of reason.
"If the law supposes that," said Mr. Bumble, "the law is a ass, a idiot."
Be you never so high, the law is above you.
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed.
The English laws punish vice; the Chinese laws do more, they reward virtue.
Laws grind the poor, and rich men rule the law.
I know no method to secure the repeal of bad or obnoxious laws so effective as their stringent execution.
If the law is upheld only by government officials, then all law is at an end.
The execution of the laws is more important than the making of them.
The laws sometimes sleep, but never die.
All things obey fixed laws.
Render therefore unto Caesar the things which are Cae-
There is no man so good, who, were he to submit all his thoughts and actions to the laws would not deserve hanging ten times in his life.
Where law ends, there tyranny begins.
The law hath not been dead, though it hath slept.