Obedience is the mother of success and is wedded to safety
One act of obedience is better than one hundred sermons.
Whenever is found what is called a paternal government, there is found state education. It has been discovered that the best way to ensure implicit obedience is to commence tyranny in the nursery
God seeks comrades and claims love, the Devil seeks slaves and claims obedience.
Obedience alone gives the right to command.
No principle is more noble, as there is none more holy, than that of a true obedience.
Obedience without faith is possible, but not faith without obedience.
The soldier is like the monk, for whom order is called obedience.
Two kinds of men generally best succeed in political life; men of no principle, but of great talent; and men of no talent, but of one principle - that of obedience to their superiors.
Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God.
Liberty is obedience to the law which one has laid down for oneself.
Obedience indeed is only the pitiful and cowardly egotism of him who thinks that he can do something better than reason.
A great work is made out of a combination of obedience and liberty.
Obedience sums up our entire duty.
Obedience is a word and concept from which the valiant look for their deliverance.
What we call "morals" is simply blind obedience to words of command.
Rules are for the obedience of fools and the guidance of wise men
There is no justification without sanctification, no forgiveness without renewal of life, no real faith from which the fruits of new obedience do not grow.
Obedience to lawful authority is the foundation of manly character.
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.
Force does not constitute right... obedience is due only to legitimate powers.
I shall earnestly and persistently continue to urge all women to the practical recognition of the old Revolutionary maxim. Resistance to tyranny is obedience to God.
Obedience is the fruit of faith.
Wise guidance never violates people's Free Will. A superior who demands obedience of his subordinates should show respect for their capacity to understand, and also for their Innate Right to their own Free Will.
Rules are for the obedience of fools and the guidance of wise men.