"Good men must not obey the laws too well."
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"The laws of each are convertible into the laws of any other."
"The wise know that foolish legislation is a rope of sand, which perishes in the twisting."
"Some laws of state aimed at curbing crime are even more criminal."
"Here lies one believe it if you can, who thought an attorney, was a honest man."
"Where the law ends tyranny begins."
"God works wonders now and then; Behold a lawyer, an honest man."
"Laws too gentle, are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed."
"A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman."
"The jury consist of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer."
"Our human laws are more or less imperfect copies of the external laws as we see them."
"An unjust law is itself a species of violence. Arrest for its breach is more so."
"The laws of probability, so true in general, so fallacious in particular."
"Good laws make it easier to do right and harder to do wrong."
"We eagerly get hold of a law that serves as a weapon to our passions."
"The English laws punish vice; the Chinese laws do more, they reward virtue."
"Law grinds the poor, and rich men rule the law."
"Christianity is part of the Common Law of England."
"If the laws could speak for themselves, they would complain of the lawyers."
"Lawyers spend a great deal of their time shoveling smoke."
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