But even a nation of laws must understand the limits of legalism. Between 1861 and 1865, the government of the United States took tens of thousands of American citizens prisoner and detained them for years without letting any one of them see a lawyer.
~ Richard Perle (September 16, 1941 - )
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.
~ Marquis De Sade (June 02, 1740 - December 02, 1814)
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Legalism is to seek to achieve forgiveness from God and acceptance by God through my obedience to God.
~ Keri Harvey
You are not a realist unless you believe in miracles
~ Anwar Sadat
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The most important political office is that of the private citizen.
~ Louis D. Brandeis (November 13, 1856 - October 05, 1941)
He who is devoid of the power to forgive, is devoid of the power to love.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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