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
We're our own worst enemy. We don't seek help from outsiders.
~ Steve Lyle
I'm real proud of the way these girls have played in the tournament. They turned around a difficult season and saved their best for the conference tournament.
~ John Fidler
The difficulty of literature is not to write, but to write what you mean
Robert Louis Stevenson
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