All Quotes and Proverbs

"Law is a reflection and a source of prejudice. It both enforces and suggests forms of bias."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Law stands mute in the midst of arms."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Law: an ordinance of reason for the common good, made by him who has care of the community."

St. Thomas Aquinas
St. Thomas Aquinas "Summa Theologiae"

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"Laws are like cobwebs, which may catch small flies, but let wasps and hornets break through."


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"Laws are sand, customs are rock. Laws can be evaded and punishment escaped, but an openly transgressed custom brings sure punishment."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Laws catch flies and let hornets go free."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Lawyer (n): Larval stage of Politician."


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"Lawyer - One who protects us against robbers by taking away the temptation."


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"Lawyers and painters can soon change white to black."


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"Lawyers are the only persons in whom ignorance of the law is not punished."


Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Lawyers spend their professional careers shoveling smoke."


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"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Learn from your mistakes and build on your successes."


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"Learning does not consist only of knowing what we must or we can do, but also of knowing what we could do and perhaps should not do."


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"Learning is the beginning of wealth. Learning is the beginning of health. Learning is the beginning of spirituality. Searching and learning is where the miracle process all begins."


Rating: 2.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Learning takes us through many states of life, but it fails utterly in the hour of danger and temptation. Then faith alone saves."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Leave your drugs in the chemist's pot if you can cure the patient with food."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Legitimized love always despises its easygoing brother."

Guy de Maupassant
Guy de Maupassant "Boule de Suif"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Let justice be done, though the world perish."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Let me give you a definition of ethics: It is good to maintain and further life; it is bad to damage and destroy life."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Let no one drive you so low as to hate him."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Let problems make you better, not bitter."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Let the beauty of what you love be what you do."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Let the dead have the immortality of fame, but the living the immortality of love."


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Let the people think they govern and they will be governed."

William Penn
William Penn "Some Fruits of Solitude"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Let the punishment match the offense."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Let the punishments of criminals be useful. A hanged man is good for nothing; a man condemned to public works still serves the country, and is a living lesson."

Voltaire
Voltaire "Philosophical Dictionary"

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Let them hate me, as long as they fear me."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Let us be realistic and demand the impossible."

 graffito - Paris 1968
graffito - Paris 1968

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"Let us give Nature a chance; she knows her business better than we do."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Let us never negotiate out of fear. But let us never fear to negotiate."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Let us realize that the privilege to work is a gift, that power to work is a blessing, that love of work is success."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time like dew on the tip of a leaf."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Let's not talk about Communism. Communism was just an idea, just pie in the sky."


Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Liberal - a power worshipper without power."

George Orwell
George Orwell "Shooting an Elephant"

Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Liberalism is trust of the people tempered by prudence. Conservatism is distrust of the people tempered by fear."


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"Liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have."


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"Liberty is always unfinished business."


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"Liberty is obedience to the law which one has laid down for oneself."


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"Liberty is the right of doing whatever the laws permit."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Liberty without obedience is confusion, and obedience without liberty is slavery."


Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Liberty, equality - bad principles! The only true principle for humanity is justice; and justice to the feeble is protection and kindness."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Liberty, n. One of imagination's most precious possessions."

Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Bierce "The Devil's Dictionary"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Life + Desire = Man; Life - Desire = God"


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Life begins at forty."

Walter B. Pitkin
Walter B. Pitkin "Life begins at forty"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)