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 confident he's going to have strong support.
~ Scott McClellan (February 14, 1968 - )
I want to measure about 20 plus, especially if we have any of the bigger ones.
~ Mike Slater
An inventor fails 999 times, and if he succeeds once, he's in. He treats his failures simply as practice shots.
Charles F. Kettering
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