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Edward Coke

Data de nascimento: 1. Fevereiro 1552
Data de falecimento: 3. Setembro 1634

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„The Common lawes of the Realme should by no means be delayed for the law is the surest sanctuary, that a man should take, and the strongest fortresse to protect the weakest of all, lex et tutissima cassis.“

— Edward Coke
Institutes of the Laws of England, Second Part, vol. 1 (1642), Notes to Ch. XXIX of the Charter [Magna Carta], paragraph 1391 [http://oll.libertyfund.org/index.php?option=com_staticxt&staticfile=show.php&title=912&search=%22tutissima%22&chapter=61105&layout=html#a_1375898]

„Six hours in sleep, in law's grave study six,
Four spend in prayer, the rest on Nature fix.“

— Edward Coke
Translation of lines quoted by Coke. Compare: "Seven hours to law, to soothing slumber seven; Ten to the world allot, and all to heaven" - Sir William Jones.

„Reason is the life of the law; nay, the common law itself is nothing else but reason... The law, which is perfection of reason.“

— Edward Coke
The First Part of the Institutes of the Laws of England, or, A Commentary on Littleton (London, 1628, ed. F. Hargrave and C. Butler, 19th ed., London, 1832), Third Institute. Compare: "Let us consider the reason of the case. For nothing is law that is not reason", Sir John Powell, Coggs vs. Bernard, 2 Ld. Raym. Rep. p. 911.

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„The King himself should be under no man, but under God and the Law.“

— Edward Coke
Prohibitions del Roy, 12 Co. Rep. 63, quoting Henry de Bracton's treatise on the laws and customs of England. [http://www.uniset.ca/other/cs4/77ER1342.html]

„He is not cheated who knows he is being cheated.“

— Edward Coke
The First Part of the Institutes of the Laws of England, or, A Commentary on Littleton, (London, 1628, ed. F. Hargrave and C. Butler, 19th ed., London, 1832), First Institute.

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„Only this incident inseparable every custom must have, viz., that it be consonant to reason; for how long soever it hath continued, if it be against reason, it is of no force in law.“

— Edward Coke
The First Part of the Institutes of the Laws of England, or, A Commentary on Littleton, part 62a (London, 1628, ed. F. Hargrave and C. Butler, 19th ed., London, 1832).

„A witch is a person who hath conference with the Devil to consult with him or to do some act.“

— Edward Coke
Reported in Margaret Alice Murray, The Witch-Cult in Western Europe: A Study in Anthropology (2007) p. 18.

„Thought the bribe be small, yet the fault is great.“

— Edward Coke
Institutes of the Laws of England, vol. 3.

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