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Laughter would be bereaved if snobbery died.
– Peter Ustinov
Laughter, while it lasts, slackens and unbraces the mind, weakens the faculties and causes a kind of remissness and dissolution in all the powers of the soul; and thus it may be looked on as weakness in the composition of human nature. But if we consider the frequent reliefs we receive from it and how often it breaks the gloom which is apt to depress the mind and damp our spirits, with transient, unexpected gleams of joy, one would take care not to grow too wise for so great a pleasure of life.
– Joseph Addison
Laughter, while it lasts, slackens and unbraces the mind, weakens the faculties, and causes a kind of remissness and dissolution in all the powers of the soul.
– Joseph Addison
Laurie got offended that I used the word 'puke.' But to me, that's what her dinner tasted like.
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Law does not put the least restraint Upon our freedom, but maintain?st; Or, if it does, ?tis for our good, To give us freer latitude: For wholesome laws preserve us free, By stinting of our liberty.
– Butler
Law has no skin, reason has no nostrils.
– Dr. Jose P. Rizal
Law is mind without reason.
– Aristotle
Law is nothing unless close behind it stands a warm, living public opinion.
– Wendell Phillips
Law is order in liberty, and without order liberty is social chaos.
– Archbishop Ireland
Law is order, and good law is good order.
– Aristotle
Law is the embodiment of the moral sentiment of the people.
– William Blackstone
Law stands mute in the midst of arms.
– Cicero
Lawer: one who protects us against robbery by taking away the temptation.
– H. L. Mencken
Lawers, I suppose, were children once.
– Charles Lamb
Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression in order that every man present his views without penalty there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.
– Albert Einstein
Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression; in order that every man present his views without penalty there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.
– Albert Einstein
Laws and customs may be creative of vice; and should be therefore perpetually under process of observation and correction: but laws and customs cannot be creative of virtue: they may encourage and help to preserve it; but they cannot originate it.
– Harriet Martineau
Laws and institutions must go hand in hand with the progress of the human mind.
– Francis Bacon
Laws are a dead letter without courts to expound and define their true meaning and operation.
– Alexander Hamilton, The Federalist 22
Laws are like sausages, it is better not to see them being made.
– Otto von Bismark
Laws are like sausages. It is better not to see them being made.
– Otto von Bismarck
Laws are man-made! They can be faulty, they can be childish, they can be ridiculous, they can be silly and they can even be utterly devilish! Anything man made is open to all the possibilities except perfection!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Laws are partly formed for the sake of good men, in order to instruct them how they may live on friendly terms with one another, and partly for the sake of those who refuse to be instructed, whose spirit cannot be subdued, or softened, or hindered from plunging into evil.
– Plato
Laws are sand, customs are rock. Laws can be evaded and punishment escaped but an openly transgressed custom brings sure punishment.
– Mark Twain
Laws do not persuade just because they threaten.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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