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
What we're getting in the way of help from the weather up here, we're not getting down there (in Texas),
~ Jim Hill
We left too many runners on base.
~ John Jones
It is easy to be pleasant when life flows by like a song, but the man worth while is the one who will smile when everything goes dead wrong. For the test of the heart is trouble, and it always comes with years, and the smile that is worth the praises of earth is the smile that shines through the tears.
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