law

A Quote by Mayer Amschel Rothschild on money, credit, control, nation, banking, law, sovereignity, debt, slavery, and totalitarianism

Permit me to issue and control the money of a nation, and I care not who makes its laws.

Mayer Amschel Rothschild

Contributed by: Lucid

A Quote by Aristophanes on law, life, people, and wisdom

Wise people, even though all laws were abolished, would still lead the same life.

Aristophanes (c.450 - c.385 BC)

Source: Pearls of Wisdom

Contributed by: ingebrita

A Quote by Thom Yorke on politics, greed, economics, environmentalism, genocide, law, destruction, spiritual, sneakers, human rights, china, violation, malls, capitalism, tesco, hands, and dirty

"It's just the law governing western politics pure blind greed - economics is an unquestionable sacred law above all humane considerations (is this just me), it is a justification for slave labour, genocide, environmental and spiritual destruction. Everyone wants their cheap sneakers and bloody stupid keyrings and plasticware above all else, and are happy to leave China unchecked, happy to condone their blatant violation of human rights. After all how can we justify our cathedral-like shopping malls and rusting capitalist monoliths, other than finding the next oppressed population and get them on the payroll? "Thank you Tesco, thank you Tesco." All our hands are dirty."

Thom Yorke

Source: Talking about Tibet

Contributed by: bajarbattu

A Quote by Boethius on love and law

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Who would give a law to lovers?  Love is unto itself a higher law.

Boethius (c. 475 - 525)

Contributed by: Siona

A Quote by Alexander Hamilton on freedom, law, slave, and property

Man is either governed by his own laws -- freedom -- or the laws of another -- slavery. Are you willing to become slaves? Will you give up your freedom, your life and your property without a single struggle? No man has a right to rule over his fellow creatures.

Alexander Hamilton (c.1756 - 1804)

Contributed by: Alex

A Quote by Holy Spirit on love, greatest commandment, law, soul, life, and jesus

"Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?" Jesus replied: " 'Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.' This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: 'Love your neighbor as yourself.' All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments."

Holy Spirit

Source: The Holy Bible: New International Version, Pages: Matthew 22:36-40

Contributed by: Arry

A Quote by Kedar on tragedy, law, happiness, and suffering

The most fundamental law of tragedy is that the moments of greatest happiness are the hardest to attain.

Kedar Joshi

Source: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy

Contributed by: Kedar

A Quote by Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh on love, mariage, law, spirituality, and security

The guarantee will be inner. It will be a commitment from the heart, it will be a silent communion. If you enjoy being with somebody, you would like to enjoy it more and more. If you enjoy the intimacy, you would like to explore the intimacy more and more.
And there are a few flowers of love which bloom only after long intimacies. There are seasonal flowers too: within six weeks they are there in the sun, but within six weeks again they are gone forever. There are flowers which take years to come. The longer it takes, the deeper it goes.

But it has to be a commitment from one heart to another heart. It has not even to be verbalized, because to verbalize it is to profane it. It has to be a silent commitment: eye to eye, heart to heart, being to being. It has to be understood, not said.
It is so ugly seeing people going to the church or the court to get married. It is so ugly, so inhuman. It simply shows they can't trust themselves, they trust the policeman more that they trust their own inner voice. It shows they can't trust their love, they trust the law.

osho

Source: The book of widsom

Contributed by: Mariam

A Quote by Richard Rorty on law, love, and rorty

"My sense of the holy is bound up with the hope that some day my remote descendants will live in a global civilization in which love is pretty much the only law."

Richard Rorty

Contributed by: Ernest

A Quote by Ayn Rand on competition, legislation, coercion, regulation, law, government, and free market

The concept of free competition enforced by law is a grotesque contradiction in terms.

Ayn Rand (1905 - 1982)

Source: Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal, Pages: 52

Contributed by: peter

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