Herman Boerhaave - Obedience is the mother of success and is wedded to safety.
[ Mother Obedience Safety Success Wedded]
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Humphry Davy - Although the whole man partakes of this grace, it is first and most appropriately in the soul and later progresses to the body, inasmuch as the body of the man is capable of the same obedience to the will of God as the soul.
[ Although Appropriately Body Capable First God Grace Inasmuch Later Man Most Obedience Partakes Progresses Same Soul Whole Will]
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Veronica Franco - 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.
[ Continue Earnestly God Maxim Obedience Old Persistently Practical Recognition Resistance Revolutionary Shall Tyranny Urge Women]
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Gotthold Ephraim Lessing - Rules are for the obedience of fools and the guidance of wise men.
[ Fools Guidance Men Obedience Rules Wise]
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Art Linkletter - Public opinion is a permeating influence, and it exacts obedience to itself; it requires us to drink other men's thoughts, to speak other men's words, to follow other men's habits.
[ Drink Exacts Follow Habits Influence Itself Men Obedience Opinion Other Permeating Public Requires Speak Thoughts Us Words]
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Morgan Spurlock - A boy can learn a lot from a dog: obedience, loyalty, and the importance of turning around three times before lying down.
[ Around Before Boy Dog Down Importance Learn Lot Loyalty Lying Obedience Three Times Turning]
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Keith Urban - War means blind obedience, unthinking stupidity, brutish callousness, wanton destruction, and irresponsible murder.
[ Blind Brutish Callousness Destruction Irresponsible Means Murder Obedience Stupidity Unthinking Wanton War]
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Bryan White - Punishment may make us obey the orders we are given, but at best it will only teach an obedience to authority, not a self-control which enhances our self-respect.
[ Authority Best Enhances Given Make May Obedience Obey Only Orders Our Punishment Self-Control Self-Respect Teach Us Which Will]
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- Yes, what has happened is we have moved from responding to these terrorist attacks as acts of civil disobedience to getting to the point after September 11 that we said, no, this is not just civil disobedience, this is an act of war.
[ Act Acts After Attacks Civil Disobedience Getting Happened Just Moved Point Responding Said September Terrorist These War Yes]
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- One act of obedience is better than one hundred sermons.
[ Act Better Hundred Obedience Sermons Than]
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- A great work is made out of a combination of obedience and liberty.
[ Combination Great Liberty Made Obedience Out Work]
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- There was a time when we expected nothing of our children but obedience, as opposed to the present, when we expect everything of them but obedience.
[ Children Everything Expect Expected Nothing Obedience Opposed Our Present Them Time]
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- Woe to him that claims obedience when it is not due; woe to him that refuses it when it is.
[ Claims Due Him Obedience Refuses Woe]
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- Any dictator would admire the uniformity and obedience of the U.S. media.
[ Admire Any Dictator Media Obedience Uniformity Would]
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- Let it ever be remembered that genuine faith in Christ will ever be productive of good works; for this faith worketh by love, as the apostle says, and love to God always produces obedience to his holy laws.
[ Always Apostle Christ Ever Faith Genuine God Good His Holy Laws Love Obedience Produces Productive Remembered Says Will Works]
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- Obedience is an act of faith; disobedience is the result of unbelief.
[ Act Disobedience Faith Obedience Result Unbelief]
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- Obedience to the word in humility of mind never confuses.
[ Confuses Humility Mind Never Obedience Word]
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- To rest satisfied with existing evils, as if we could do nothing, is not obedience; but neither is it obedience to imitate the actions of the apostles.
[ Actions Apostles Could Evils Existing Imitate Neither Nothing Obedience Rest Satisfied]
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- Crystals grew inside rock like arithmetic flowers. They lengthened and spread, added plane to plane in an awed and perfect obedience to an absolute geometry that even stones - maybe only the stones - understood.
[ Absolute Added Arithmetic Awed Even Flowers Geometry Grew Inside Lengthened Maybe Obedience Only Perfect Plane Rock Spread Stones Understood]
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- What we call "morals" is simply blind obedience to words of command.
[ Blind Call Command Morals Obedience Simply Words]
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- The drill instructor must have total and complete control. Mindless obedience is what he's after.
[ After Complete Control Drill Instructor Mindless Must Obedience Total]
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- I have always looked on disobedience toward the oppressive as the only way to use the miracle of having been born.
[ Always Been Born Disobedience Having Looked Miracle Only Oppressive Toward Use Way]
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- Religion is more like response to a friend than it is like obedience to an expert.
[ Expert Friend More Obedience Religion Response Than]
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- When someone demands blind obedience, you'd be a fool not to peek.
[ Blind Demands Fool Obedience Peek Someone]
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- Fits did not go over well in my house. There was a lot of discipline and obedience and you had to be very ladylike. Ladies didn't curse and I still don't curse in front of my parents.
[ Curse Did Discipline Fits Front Go Had House Ladies Ladylike Lot Obedience Over Parents Still Very Well]
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- If God creates a world of particles and waves, dancing in obedience to mathematical and physical laws, who are we to say that he cannot make use of those laws to cover the surface of a small planet with living creatures?
[ Cannot Cover Creates Creatures Dancing God Laws Living Make Mathematical Obedience Particles Physical Planet Say Small Surface Those Use Waves World]
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- If men make war in slavish obedience to rules, they will fail.
[ Fail Make Men Obedience Rules Slavish War Will]
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- Obedience is detachment from the self. This is the most radical detachment of all. But what is the self? The self is the principle of reason and responsibility in us. It is the root of freedom, it is what makes us men.
[ Detachment Freedom Makes Men Most Obedience Principle Radical Reason Responsibility Root Self Us]
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- The doctrine of blind obedience and unqualified submission to any human power, whether civil or ecclesiastical, is the doctrine of despotism, and ought to have no place among Republicans and Christians.
[ Among Any Blind Christians Civil Despotism Doctrine Ecclesiastical Human Obedience Ought Place Power Republicans Submission Unqualified Whether]
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- Whenever there is authority, there is a natural inclination to disobedience.
[ Authority Disobedience Inclination Natural Whenever]
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- The virtue of paganism was strength; the virtue of Christianity is obedience.
[ Christianity Obedience Paganism Strength Virtue]
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- Strength was the virtue of paganism; obedience is the virtue of Christianity.
[ Christianity Obedience Paganism Strength Virtue]
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- All religions have based morality on obedience, that is to say, on voluntary slavery. That is why they have always been more pernicious than any political organization. For the latter makes use of violence, the former - of the corruption of the will.
[ Always Any Based Been Corruption Former Latter Makes Morality More Obedience Organization Pernicious Political Religions Say Slavery Than Use Violence Voluntary Why Will]
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- The only positive finding which could be drawn from the first series, was the conclusion that the relationships obviously had a more complicated lay-out than had been thought, for the effects were so varied that no obedience to any law could be discovered.
[ Any Been Complicated Conclusion Could Discovered Drawn Effects Finding First Had Law More Obedience Obviously Only Positive Relationships Series Than Thought Varied Were Which]
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- If all Church power vests in the clergy, then the people are practically bound to passive obedience in all matters of faith and practice; for all right of private judgment is then denied.
[ Bound Church Clergy Denied Faith Judgment Matters Obedience Passive Power Practically Practice Private Right Then Vests]
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- I don't see success as the goal. Obedience is the goal.
[ Goal Obedience See Success]
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- After the knowledge of, and obedience to, the will of God, the next aim must be to know something of His attributes of wisdom, power, and goodness as evidenced by His handiwork.
[ After Aim Attributes Evidenced God Goodness Handiwork His Know Knowledge Must Next Obedience Power Something Will Wisdom]
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- The Hungarian ministry begged the king earnestly to issue orders to all troops and commanders of fortresses in Hungary, enjoining fidelity to the Constitution, and obedience to the ministers of Hungary.
[ Begged Commanders Constitution Earnestly Fidelity Hungarian Hungary Issue King Ministers Ministry Obedience Orders Troops]
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- When obedience to the Divine precepts keeps pace with knowledge, in the mind of any man, that man is a Christian; and when the fruits of Christianity are produced, that man is a disciple of our blessed Lord, let his profession of religion be what it may.
[ Any Blessed Christian Christianity Disciple Divine Fruits His Keeps Knowledge Lord Man May Mind Obedience Our Pace Precepts Produced Profession Religion]
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- Obedience to lawful authority is the foundation of manly character.
[ Authority Character Foundation Lawful Manly Obedience]
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- I'm so thankful for the active obedience of Christ. No hope without it.
[ Active Christ Hope Obedience Thankful Without]
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- It is with obedience to your call that I take up the burden of government leadership for the final time.
[ Burden Call Final Government Leadership Obedience Take Time Up Your]
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- Common tyrants, and public oppressors, are not intitled to obedience from their subjects, by virtue of any thing here laid down by the inspired apostle.
[ Any Apostle Common Down Here Inspired Laid Obedience Oppressors Public Subjects Their Thing Tyrants Virtue]
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- Obedience keeps the rules. Love knows when to break them.
[ Break Keeps Knows Love Obedience Rules Them]
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- King consciously steered away from legal claims and instead relied on civil disobedience.
[ Away Civil Claims Consciously Disobedience Instead King Legal Relied Steered]
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- Satan cannot win. Why not? Because he has denied God's sovereignty and disobeyed God's law. But Moses was told explicitly, God's blessings come only from obedience. Satan will not win because he has abandoned God's tool of dominion, biblical law.
[ Abandoned Because Biblical Blessings Cannot Come Denied Dominion Explicitly God Law Moses Obedience Only Satan Sovereignty Told Tool Why Will Win]
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- I find this proposed amendment very, very, very, very shocking. And immoral. And, you know, if civil disobedience is the way to go about change, then I think a lot of people will be going to San Francisco.
[ Amendment Change Civil Disobedience Find Francisco Go Going Immoral Know Lot Proposed San Shocking Then Think Very Way Will]
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- I believe that Gandhi was correct. Non-violent civil disobedience is the only way to bring about change that allows people to enjoy the change and not get killed in the process.
[ Allows Believe Bring Change Civil Correct Disobedience Enjoy Gandhi Get Killed Non-Violent Only Process Way]
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- I have accordingly considered it, and now appear not only in obedience to your order, but likewise in behalf of the inhabitants of this town, who have presented another petition, and out of regard to the liberties of the subject.
[ Accordingly Another Appear Behalf Considered Inhabitants Liberties Likewise Now Obedience Only Order Out Petition Presented Regard Subject Town Your]
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- Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the premium which we pay for it.
[ Insurance Justice Lives Obedience Our Pay Premium Property Which]
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- Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
[ God Obedience Rebellion Tyrants]
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- Two kinds of men generally best succeed in political life; men of no principle, but of great talent; and men of no talent, but of one principle - that of obedience to their superiors.
[ Best Generally Great Kinds Life Men Obedience Political Principle Succeed Superiors Talent Their Two]
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- It is for each of us freely to choose whom we shall serve, and find in that obedience our freedom.
[ Choose Each Find Freedom Freely Obedience Our Serve Shall Us Whom]
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- Obedience of the law is demanded; not asked as a favor.
[ Asked Demanded Favor Law Obedience]
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- Obedience is the fruit of faith.
[ Faith Fruit Obedience]
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- Force does not constitute right... obedience is due only to legitimate powers.
[ Constitute Does Due Force Legitimate Obedience Only Powers Right]
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- By his disobedience of God's law, before man had exercised his power to bring children into the earth, not only Adam lost everything for himself, but his children were born as sinners, imperfect, and without the right to live.
[ Adam Before Born Bring Children Disobedience Earth Everything Exercised God Had Himself His Imperfect Into Law Live Lost Man Only Power Right Sinners Were Without]
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- Obedience is the primary object of all sound education.
[ Education Obedience Object Primary Sound]
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- I honestly do not know if civil disobedience has any effect on the government. I can promise you it has a great effect on the person who chooses to do it.
[ Any Chooses Civil Disobedience Effect Government Great Honestly Know Person Promise]
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- My first civil disobedience arrest for social justice was in 1986 for protesting the SDI.
[ Arrest Civil Disobedience First Justice Protesting Social]
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- The name of Jesus, like a secret charm, awakened similar emotions in the hearts of all the converts, and called immediately into action every feeling of moral loveliness, and every desire of dutiful obedience, which constitute Christian purity.
[ Action Awakened Called Charm Christian Constitute Converts Desire Dutiful Emotions Every Feeling Hearts Immediately Into Jesus Loveliness Moral Name Obedience Purity Secret Similar Which]
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- I have thought about it a great deal, and the more I think, the more certain I am that obedience is the gateway through which knowledge, yes, and love, too, enter the mind of the child.
[ Am Certain Child Deal Enter Gateway Great Knowledge Love Mind More Obedience Think Thought Through Too Which Yes]
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- I know the power obedience has of making things easy which seem impossible.
[ Easy Impossible Know Making Obedience Power Seem Things Which]
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- Teachability and trust always leads to total obedience.
[ Always Leads Obedience Total Trust]
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- Various are the pleas and arguments which men of corrupt minds frequently urge against yielding obedience to the just and holy commands of God.
[ Against Arguments Commands Corrupt Frequently God Holy Just Men Minds Obedience Pleas Urge Various Which Yielding]
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- Strengthen the female mind by enlarging it, and there will be an end to blind obedience.
[ Blind End Enlarging Female Mind Obedience Strengthen Will]
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