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When the state is most corrupt, then the laws are most multiplied.
The more corrupt the state, the more numerous the laws.
In a state where corruption abounds, laws must be very numerous.
Like wars, forest fires and bad marriages, really stupid laws are much easier to begin than they are to end.
Insurrection is an art, and like all arts has its own laws.
The more laws and order are made prominent, the more thieves and robbers there will be.
Every day, new laws are created that further hamper the ways children can engage with the world.
In violent streets and broken homes, the cry of anguished souls is not for more laws but for more conscience and character.
You can have all the gun control laws in the country, but if you don’t enforce them, people are going to find a way to protect themselves. We need to recognize that bad people are doing bad things with these weapons. It’s not the law-abiding citizens, it’s not the person who uses it as a hobby.
Are not laws dangerous which inhibit the passions? Compare the centuries of anarchy with those of the strongest legalism in any country you like and you will see that it is only when the laws are silent that the greatest actions appear.
I wasn’t made to take orders. My grandmother used to tell me: ‘Laws are for idiots.’ She was right.
The laws recognize no obligation on the part of the slave to labor for or serve his master. If he refuse to labor, the law will not interfere to compel him. The master must do his own flogging, as in the case of an ox or a horse.
If a jury have not the right to judge between the government and those who disobey its laws, and resist its oppressions, the government is absolute, and the people, legally speaking, are slaves.
Each co-operative institution will become a school of business in which each member will acquire a knowledge of the laws of trade and commerce.
Start with the idea that you can’t repeal the laws of economics. Even if they are inconvenient.