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Leave no authority existing not responsible to the people.

Thomas Jefferson

I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led, and bearding every authority which stood in their way.

Thomas Jefferson

The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.

Dalai Lama

I do not believe in immortality of the individual, and I consider ethics to be an exclusively human concern with no superhuman authority behind it.

Albert Einstein

I have as much authority as the Pope, I just don't have as many people who believe it.

George Carlin

Football is like life - it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority.

Vince Lombardi

The faith that stands on authority is not faith.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases

John Adams

For a war to be just three conditions are necessary - public authority, just cause, right motive.

Ernest Hemingway

The people are hungry: It is because those in authority eat up too much in taxes.

Lao Tzu

Authority doesn't work without prestige, or prestige without distance

Charles de Gaulle

Put two or three men in positions of conflicting authority. This will force them to work at loggerheads, allowing you to be the ultimate arbiter.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal their thoughts

Voltaire

War should only be declared by the authority of the people, whose toils and treasures are to support its burdens, instead of the government which is to reap its fruits.

James Madison

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