Obedience To Authority Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 36 Quotes About Obedience To Authority

#1. We should date."
I laughed, curled him into my arms, and kissed the soft spot underneath his earlobe. "You're going to have to go to obedience school for that to happen. You have authority issues."
"Never mind. We should have sex again and then date."
"Since you put it that way, okay. - Author: Darynda Jones
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#2. The only safe and honorable course for a self-respecting man is to do what I have decided to do, that is, to submit without protest to the penalty of disobedience ... not for want of respect for lawful authority, but in obedience to the higher law of our being, the voice of conscience. - Author: Mahatma Gandhi
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#3. Science ... looks skeptically at all claims to knowledge, old and new. It teaches not blind obedience to those in authority but to vigorous debate, and in many respects that's the secret of its success. - Author: Carl Sagan
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#4. Defiance, not obedience, is the American's answer to overbearing authority. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#5. The kind of "blind obedience" once theologized as the ultimate step to holiness, is itself blind. It blinds a person to the insights and foresight and moral perspective of anyone other than an authority figure. - Author: Joan D. Chittister
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#6. Justice requires that to lawfully constituted Authority there be given that respect and obedience which is its due; that the laws which are made shall be in wise conformity with the common good; and that, as a matter of conscience all men shall render obedience to these laws. - Author: Pope Pius XI
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#7. God structures his authority based on how he operates internally - that is, how each member of the trinity sees and interacts with each other. God never asks us to function in our obedience outside his personal examples. - Author: Reid A. Ashbaucher
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#8. The church doctrines of obedience to authority, repentance, fear of punishment, self-abnegation, acceptance of outer direction rather than inner assurance, elevation of faith over reason, and intolerance make institutionalized religion an ideal instrument of social constraint. - Author: Madalyn Murray O'Hair
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#9. The first thing to realize in meditation is that there is no authority, that the mind must be completely free to examine, to observe, to learn. And so there is no following, no accepting, no obedience. - Author: Jiddu Krishnamurti
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#10. Obedience is the psychological mechanism that links individual action to political purpose. It is the dispositional cement that binds men to systems of authority. - Author: Stanley Milgram
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#11. Legitimacy is the elixir of political power. "The strongest is never strong enough to be the master", Jean-Jaques Rousseau observed, "unless he translates strength into right and obedience into duty". Only democracy has that authority in the world today. - Author: Fareed Zakaria
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#12. Each temple building is an inspiration, magnificent and beautiful in every way, but the temple building alone does not bless. The endowed blessings and divine functions - come through obedience and faithfulness to priesthood authority and covenants made. - Author: James E. Faust
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#13. Obedience to lawful authority is the foundation of manly character. - Author: Robert E.Lee
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#14. REPUBLIC, n. A nation in which, the thing governing and the thing governed being the same, there is only a permitted authority to enforce an optional obedience. - Author: Ambrose Bierce
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#15. 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. - Author: Bruno Bettelheim
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#16. Obedience to authority saves many skins - Author: Sophocles
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#17. When people say that they can only obey an authority in which they have total confidence, they are looking for an ideal father. . . . If the condition of obedience is emotional trust, the way is open to anarchy and the possible death of the community. - Author: Jean Vanier
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#18. Like Abraham, parents should command their households after them. Let obedience to [143] parental authority be taught and enforced as the first step in obedience to the authority of God. - Author: Ellen G. White
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#19. Many argue that Christianity is "different" from other religions - that it is primarily about love of one's fellow man. The Crusades, The Inquisition, Calvin's Geneva all prove that this is not the case. These events were pre-eminently about obedience to authority. - Author: Andrew Bernstein
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#20. [M]orality is not a ritualistic obedience to a code of behavior imposed by an external authority. It is rather a healthy habit pattern that you have consciously and voluntarily chosen to impose upon yourself because you recognize its superiority to your present behavior. - Author: Henepola Gunaratana
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#21. Management means, in the last analysis, the substitution of thought for brawn and muscle, of knowledge for folkways and superstition, and of cooperation for force. It means the substitution of responsibility for obedience to rank, and of authority of performance for the authority of rank. - Author: Peter Drucker
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#22. One of the first duties of a Scout is obedience to authority. He must obey his orders in the first place and put his own amusement or desires in the second. - Author: Robert Baden-Powell
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#23. Can those entrusted with the gravest authority set any example save that of the sternest obedience to the law? - Author: Calvin Coolidge
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#24. The disappearance of a sense of responsibility is the most far-reaching consequence of submission to authority. - Author: Stanley Milgram
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#25. Many man's scruples lie almost wholly about obedience to authority and compliance with indifferent customs, but very seldom about the dangers of disobedience and unpeaceableness and rending in pieces the Church of Christ by needless separations and endless divisions. - Author: John Tillotson
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#26. For an American to be patriotic is to be loyal to the principles of our Constitution, and the First Amendment. The truth is that the policies of the government is sometimes in conflict with that. In our country, patriotism should not be defined as obedience to an authority. - Author: Daniel Ellsberg
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#27. Democracy and equality try to denythe mystic recognition of difference and innate priority, the joy of obedience and the sacred responsibility of authority. - Author: D.H. Lawrence
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#28. Obedience to public authority ought not to be based either on ignorance or stupidity. - Author: Napoleon Bonaparte
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#29. Character is in turn the enduring source of virtue. It stands by itself and excites admiration in others. It is not obedience to authority, and while it is often consistent with and reinforced by religious belief, it is not piety. - Author: E. O. Wilson
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#30. Hence, in a state of nature, no man had any moral power to deprive another of his life, limbs, property, or liberty; nor the least authority to command or exact obedience from him, except that which arose from the ties of consanguinity. - Author: Alexander Hamilton
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#31. A good way to avoid crimes of obedience is to assert one's personal authority and always take full responsibility for one's actions.23 - Author: Philip G. Zimbardo
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#32. But the culture has failed, almost entirely, in inculcating internal controls on actions that have their origin in authority. For this reason, the latter constitutes a far greater danger to human survival. - Author: Stanley Milgram
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#33. Every new development for the last three centuries has brought men closer to a state of affairs in which absolutely nothing would be recognized in the whole world as possessing a claim to obedience except the authority of the State. The majority of people in Europe obey nothing else. - Author: Simone Weil
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#34. once we realize that obedience to authority is mostly rewarding, it is easy to allow ourselves the convenience of automatic obedience. - Author: Robert B. Cialdini
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#35. society pays great attention to the motives of dissenters, but none to those who submit to our institutions, either by ensuring that their actions remain concealed or by using any other means. Obedience to authority is implicitly deemed the natural state. In - Author: Glenn Greenwald
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#36. I was also beginning to learn about social psychology and the Milgram experiment on obedience to authority figures, which made me think about how malleable our supposedly strict moral codes become in the right conditions. Something that DIVERGENT grapples with. - Author: Veronica Roth
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