Laws and regulations are sets of rules that must be followed. There are some law quotes to tell you what it means to others. Read more for some famous commandment/regulation quotations and sayings.

Law Quotes

There is a set rule that you have to follow the law! Other than that, there are different laws formed by each and every country according to which the people and society must act. All the nations in the world are bound by a certain set of principles. You might think lawyers have the best job in the country, but with so many different types of law such as corporate law, criminal law, contract law, administrative law, trust law and so on, there is a lot of work on hand. To get some clues about what this article is about, read about some famous commandment/regulation quotations.

Man, the living creature, the creating individual, is always more important than any established style or system.

- Bruce Lee

Happiness is not a goal; it is a by-product.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

Everything in life is luck.

- Donald Trump

The miracle on earth are the laws of heaven.

- Jean Paul

It is absolutely impossible to transcend the laws of nature. What can change in historically different circumstances is only the form in which these laws expose themselves.

- Karl Marx

The real breeders of discontent and alien doctrines of government and philosophies subversive of good citizenship are such as these who take the law into their own hands.

- John L. Lewis

Example is the best precept.

- Aesop

I am scared easily, here is a list of my adrenaline - production: 1: small children, 2: policemen, 3: high places, 4: that my next movie will not be as good as the last one.

- Alfred Hitchcock

A particularly beautiful woman is a source of terror. As a rule, a beautiful woman is a terrible disappointment.

- Carl Jung

If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.

- Noam Chomsky

The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.

- Noam Chomsky

Democracy... is a charming form of government, full of variety and disorder; and dispensing a sort of equality to equals and unequals alike.

- Plato

A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure.

- Charlie Chaplin

I would uphold the law if for no other reason but to protect myself.

- Thomas More

It was settled by the Constitution, the laws, and the whole practice of the government that the entire executive power is vested in the President of the United States.

- Andrew Jackson

The Bible is the rock on which this Republic rests.

- Thomas More

Act that your principle of action might safely be made a law for the whole world.

- Immanuel Kant

In law a man is guilty when he violates the rights of others. In ethics he is guilty if he only thinks of doing so.

- Immanuel Kant

May you live your life as if the maxim of your actions were to become universal law.

- Immanuel Kant

You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.

- Pablo Neruda

Everybody, soon or late, sits down to a banquet of consequences.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

Cruelty is the law pervading all nature and society; and we can't get out of it if we would.

- Thomas Hardy

The happy Union of these States is a wonder; their Constitution a miracle; their example the hope of Liberty throughout the world.

- James Madison

The sky was clear - remarkably clear - and the twinkling of all the stars seemed to be but throbs of one body, timed by a common pulse.

- Thomas Hardy

The personal right to acquire property, which is a natural right, gives to property, when acquired, a right to protection, as a social right.

- James Madison

A man cannot lay down the right of resisting them that assault him by force, to take away his life.

- Thomas Hobbes

It is not wisdom but Authority that makes a law.

- Thomas Hobbes

Destruction, hence, like creation, is one of Nature's mandates .

- Justine , Marquis de Sade

It is always by way of pain one arrives at pleasure.

- Marquis de Sade

I own that I am not a friend to a very energetic government. It is always oppressive.

- Thomas Jefferson

Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose, and devote yourself unreservedly to it.

- James Allen

Harmony is one phase of the law whose spiritual expression is love.

- James Allen

And while the law of competition may be sometimes hard for the individual, it is best for the race, because it ensures the survival of the fittest in every department.

- Andrew Carnegie

Obedience to lawful authority is the foundation of manly character.

- Robert E. Lee

It is legal because I wish it.

- Louis XIV

Laws are the sovereigns of sovereign.

- Louis XIV

As soon as laws are necessary for men, they are no longer fit for freedom.

- Pythagoras

Expedience, not justice, is the rule of contemporary American law.

- Abbie Hoffman

It means, people who are in high and responsible positions, if they go against righteousness, righteousness itself will get transformed into a destroyer.

- Abdul Kalam

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