Laws control the lesser man. Right conduct controls the greater one.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Every actual state is corrupt. Good men must not obey laws too well.
Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves.
I have always looked on disobedience toward the oppressive as the only way to use the miracle of having been born.
Unjust laws have to be fought ideologically; they cannot be fought or corrected by means of mere disobedience and futile martyrdom
Disobedience, the rarest and most courageous of the virtues, is seldom distinguished from neglect, the laziest and commonest of the vices.
By his disobedience of God's law, before man had exercised his power to bring children into the earth, not only Adam lost everything for himself, but his children were born as sinners, imperfect, and without the right to live.
I believe that Gandhi was correct. Non-violent civil disobedience is the only way to bring about change that allows people to enjoy the change and not get killed in the process.
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