Obedience is a quality every person should compulsorily possess. Swing through this article for famous quotes, quotations and sayings on compliance/submission.

Obedience Quotes

It is only when the ego is lowered and when we are able to respect our commander do we end up obeying the orders given to us. For most it is not an easy task. Compliance or submission as it is also called is considered as a virtue which in professions like defense is mandatory. Faith and trust in the commander also comes in handy to build up the obedience skills. Some famous quotes will help you understand this virtue better.

Did perpetual happiness in the Garden of Eden maybe get so boring that eating the apple was justified?

- Survivor , Chuck Palahniuk

If there is to be peace in our industrial life let the employer recognize his obligation to his employees - at least to the degree set forth in existing statutes.

- John L. Lewis

Young men, hear an old man to whom old men hearkened when he was young.

- Augustus

Even though your kids will consistently do the exact opposite of what you're telling them to do, you have to keep loving them just as much.

- Bill Cosby

Any dictator would admire the uniformity and obedience of the U.S. media.

- Noam Chomsky

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

I can no longer obey; I have tasted command, and I cannot give it up.

- Napoleon Bonaparte

I did not write it. God wrote it. I merely did his dictation.

- Harriet Beecher Stowe

Obedience to lawful authority is the foundation of manly character.

- Robert E. Lee

Bow down before the one you serve, you're going to get what you deserve.

- Trent Reznor

The little things, I can obey. But the big things - how we think, what we value - those you must choose yourself. You can't let anyone - or any society - determine those for you.

- Morrie Schwartz

I will obey every law, or submit to the penalty.

- Chief Joseph

I grew up to always respect authority and respect those in charge.

- Charles de Gaulle

Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the premium which we pay for it.

- William Penn

Discipline? I don't know the meaning of the word.

- Liam Gallagher

Discipline is the soul of an army. It makes small numbers formidable; procures success to the weak, and esteem to all.

- George Washington

Force does not constitute right... obedience is due only to legitimate powers.

- Jean Jacques Rousseau

God gave me the gift to be able to play instruments and I have to play.

- Lenny Kravitz

A fair question could be posed in this fashion: If people are not obeying existing laws, what makes us think they would obey any new laws?

- J. D. Hayworth

National armies fight nations, royal armies fight their like, the first obey a mob, always demented and the second a king, generally sane.

- J. F. C. Fuller

Everything vanishes around me, and works are born as if out of the void. Ripe, graphic fruits fall off. My hand has become the obedient instrument of a remote will.

- Paul Klee

At first it was my brother's songwriting and I was just doing what everyone told me.

- Gwen Stefani

Man is made to adore and to obey: but if you will not command him, if you give him nothing to worship, he will fashion his own divinities, and find a chieftain in his own passions.

- Benjamin Disraeli

I cannot make the universe obey me. I cannot make other people conform to my own whims and fancies. I cannot make even my own body obey me.

- Thomas Merton

If men make war in slavish obedience to rules, they will fail.

- Ulysses S. Grant

I've no idea what Eddie Irvine's orders are, but he's following them superlatively well.

- Murray Walker

Facts are God's arguments; we should be careful never to misunderstand or pervert them.

- Tryon Edwards

Our righteousness is in Him, and our hope depends, not upon the exercise of grace in us, but upon the fullness of grace and love in Him, and upon His obedience unto death.

- John Newton

Society is well governed when its people obey the magistrates, and the magistrates obey the law.

- Solon

I shall earnestly and persistently continue to urge all women to the practical recognition of the old Revolutionary maxim. Resistance to tyranny is obedience to God.

- Susan B. Anthony

And his disciples went forth, and came into the city, and found as he had said unto them: and they made ready the Passover.

- Anonymous

And the disciples did as Jesus had appointed them; and they made ready the passover.

- Anonymous

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