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Obe Quotes

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I received an OBE from the Queen, which probably doesn't
mean anything in America but is quite nice in England -
the Order of the British Empire for services to drama.
- Joan Collins

The reason why men do not obey us,
is because they see the mud at the bottom of our eye.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

A leader is best when people barely know he exists,
not so good when people obey and acclaim him,
worst when they despise him.
But of a good leader, who talks little,
when his work is done, his aim fulfilled,
they will say, "We did this ourselves."
- Lao Tzu

If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun.
- Katharine Hepburn

 

Power acquired by violence is only a usurpation,
and lasts only as long as the force of him who commands
prevails over that of those who obey.
- Denis Diderot

He said to them, "Where is your faith?"
And they were afraid, and marveled, saying to one another,
"Who can this be?
For He commands even the winds and water,
and they obey Him!"
- Luke 8:25

Illness is the doctor to whom we pay most heed;
to kindness,
to knowledge, we make promise only; pain we obey.
- Marcel Proust

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The police must obey the law while enforcing the law.
- Earl Warren

The only thing I believe is this: A player does not
have to like a manager and he does not have to respect a manager.
All he has to do is obey the rules.
- Sparky Anderson

Society is well governed when its people obey the magistrates,
and the magistrates obey the law.
- Solon

We must all obey the great law of change.
It is the most powerful law of nature.
- Edmund Burke

We are a conquering race.
We must obey our blood and occupy new markets and if necessary new lands.
- Albert J. Beveridge

No man is above the law and no man is below it;
nor do we ask any man's permission when we ask him to obey it.
- Theodore Roosevelt

Every human being has, like Socrates,
an attendant spirit; and wise are they who obey its signals.
If it does not always tell us what to do,
it always cautions us what not to do.
- Lydia M. Child

Yesterday we obeyed kings and bent our necks before emperors.
But today we kneel only to truth, follow only beauty,
and obey only love.
- Khalil Gibran

The Southern slave would obey God in respect to marriage,
and also to the reading and studying of His word.
But this, as we have seen, is forbidden him.
- Gerrit Smith

Reason is, and ought only to be the slave of the passions,
and can never pretend to any other office than to serve and obey them.
- David Hume

Every actual State is corrupt.
Good men must not obey laws too well.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The foolish and cruel notion that a wife is to obey
her husband has sent more women to the grave than to
the courts for a divorce.
- Lemuel K. Washburn

The only safe ruler is he who has learned to obey willingly.
- Thomas Kempis

I deplore the need or the use of troops anywhere
to get American citizens to obey
the orders of constituted courts.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Let who will boast their courage in the field,
I find but little safety from my shield,
Nature's, not honour's law we must obey:
This made me cast my useless shield away.
- Archilochus

If a Woman can neither Love nor Honour,
she does ill in promising to Obey.
- Mary Astell

I try to live the moment and not obey laws,
rules, conventions, or norms; to react to a sensation,
a feeling, or an emotion.
You can't program emotion.
- Anne Parillaud

It is not hard to obey when we love the one whom we obey.
- Saint Ignatius

All things are subject to decay and when fate summons,
monarchs must obey.
- John Dryden

Those who know the least obey the best.
- George Farquhar

Don't automatically obey Presidential directives if
you disagree or if you suspect he hasn't considered
key aspects of the issue.
- Donald Rumsfeld

In this house, we obey the laws of thermodynamics!
- Dan Castellaneta

I cannot make the universe obey me.
I cannot make other people conform to my own whims and fancies.
I cannot make even my own body obey me.
- Thomas Merton

If we are really going to learn from others,
we must decide to fully obey.
- Ed Townsend

Good men must not obey the laws too well.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

To do my duty, I must obey God.
- Roy Moore

The thing that impresses me most about America is the
way parents obey their children.
- Edward VIII

With my team I am an absolute czar.
My men know it.
I order plays and they obey.
If the don't, I fine them.
- John McGraw

National armies fight nations, royal armies fight their like,
the first obey a mob, always demented and the second a king,
generally sane.
- J. F. C. Fuller

Justice is the first virtue of those who command,
and stops the complaints of those who obey.
- Denis Diderot

To make laws that man cannot, and will not obey,
serves to bring all law into contempt.
- Elizabeth Cady Stanton

It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
- Soren Kierkegaard

One thing I learned a long time ago as a prosecutor
is that it's tough to get people to obey a law if there
is not penalty for breaking it.
- Roy Barnes

Punishment may make us obey the orders we are given,
but at best it will only teach an obedience to authority,
not a self-control which enhances our self-respect.
- Bruno Bettelheim

A fair question could be posed in this fashion:
If people are not obeying existing laws,
what makes us think they would obey any new laws?
- J. D. Hayworth

I would not like a king who could obey.
- Pierre Corneille

Conscience is the root of all true courage;
if a man would be brave let him obey his conscience.
- James Freeman Clarke

To be taken into account were some years of schooling,
where I studied with diligence Neptune's laws,
and these laws I tried to obey when I sailed overseas;
it was worth the while.
- Joshua Slocum

To think well and to consent to obey someone giving
good advice are the same thing.
- Herodotus

This free will business is a bit terrifying anyway.
It's almost pleasanter to obey, and make the most of it.
- Ugo Betti

If a superior give any order to one who is under him
which is against that man's conscience,
although he do not obey it yet he shall not be dismissed.
- Francis of Assisi

Men are so simple and so much inclined to obey immediate
needs that a deceiver will never lack victims for his deceptions.
- Niccolo Machiavelli

Fantastic tyrant of the amorous heart.
How hard thy yoke, how cruel thy dart.
Those escape your anger who refuse your sway,
and those are punished most, who most obey.
- Matthew Prior

I will obey every law, or submit to the penalty.
- Chief Joseph

Although spoken English doesn't obey the rules of written language,
a person who doesn't know the rules thoroughly is at a great disadvantage.
- Marilyn vos Savant

An Army is a collection of armed men obliged to obey one man.
Every change in the rules which impairs the principle weakens the army.
- William Tecumseh Sherman

And, if there was any responsibility in refusing to obey,
he was willing to accept it.
- John Bigelow

Learn to obey before you command.
- Solon

There's a simple way to solve the crime problem:
obey the law;
punish those who do not.
- Rush Limbaugh

Reasonable orders are easy enough to obey;
it is capricious,
bureaucratic or plain idiotic demands that form the habit of discipline.
- Barbara Tuchman

Retaliation is related to nature and instinct,
not to law.
Law, by definition, cannot obey the same rules as nature.
- Albert Camus

It is much safer to obey than to rule.
- Thomas Kempis

Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law,
respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you,
send him to the cemetery.
- Malcolm X

If an individual is born with the obligation to obey,
who is born with the right to command?
- Tom G. Palmer

We started off trying to set up a small anarchist community,
but people wouldn't obey the rules.
- Alan Bennett

What matters most is a good and ready will to obey God.
- Johannes Tauler

Obey the principles without being bound by them.
- Bruce Lee

It does not require great learning to be a Christian
and be convinced of the truth of the Bible.
It requires only an honest heart and a willingness to obey God.
- Albert Barnes

You can see God from anywhere if your mind is set to love and obey Him.
- Aiden Wilson Tozer

You must obey the law, always, not only when they grab
you by your special place.
- Vladimir Putin

The art of living consists in knowing which impulses
to obey and which must be made to obey.
- Sydney J. Harris

It is a base thing for a man among the people not to obey those in command.
Never in a state can the laws be well administered
when fear does not stand firm.
- Sophocles

I can no longer obey; I have tasted command,
and I cannot give it up.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

For it is, and must remain, the case that we must obey God rather than man.
- Martin Niemoller


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