Famous quotes containing the word laws:

    Here lies the preacher, judge, and poet, Peter
    Who broke the laws of God, and man and metre.
    Francis Jeffrey (1773–1850)

    Our friendships hurry to short and poor conclusions, because we have made them a texture of wine and dreams, instead of the tough fibre of the human heart. The laws of friendship are austere and eternal, of one web with the laws of nature and of morals.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Nature and nature’s laws lay hid in the night. God said, Let Newton be! and all was light!
    Alexander Pope (1688–1744)