Without law men are beasts.
The law changes and flows like water, and the stream of women's rights law has become a sudden rushing torrent.
If you have ten thousand regulations you destroy all respect for the law.
That which is not just is not law.
''Prisons are built with stones of law, brothels with bricks of religion.''
Laws made by common consent must not be trampled on by individuals.
“If you want good laws, burn those you have and make new ones.”
It doesn't do good to open doors for someone who doesn't have the price to get in. If he has the price, he may not need the laws. There is no law saying the Negro has to live in Harlem or Watts.
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws.
A government of laws, and not of men.
The precepts of the law are these: to live honestly, to injure no one, and to give everyone else his due.
The good of the people is the greatest law.
Nothing wrong with shooting...as long as the right people get shot.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.