„No one rules if no one obeys“

—  David Icke

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„philosophy must obey its own rules and be based upon its own principles; truth, however, can only be one.“

—  Pope John Paul II 264th Pope of the Catholic Church, saint 1920 - 2005
Encyclical Fides et Ratio, 14 September 1998 Source: www.vatican.va http://www.vatican.va/holy_father/john_paul_ii/encyclicals/documents/hf_jp-ii_enc_14091998_fides-et-ratio_en.html

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„One who obeys himself suffocates as surely as one who obeys others.“

—  Elias Canetti Bulgarian-born Swiss and British jewish modernist novelist, playwright, memoirist, and non-fiction writer 1905 - 1994
J. Agee, trans. (1989), p. 20

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„If you obey all of the rules, you miss all of the fun.“

—  Katharine Hepburn film, stage, and television actress 1907 - 2003

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„The Prophet said, "A Muslim has to listen to and obey (the order of his ruler) whether he likes it or not, as long as his orders involve not one in disobedience (to Allah), but if an act of disobedience (to Allah) is imposed one should not listen to it or obey it.“

—  Muhammad Arabian religious leader and the founder of Islam 570 - 632
Narrated 'Abdullah Volume 9, Book 89, Number 258 http://web.archive.org/web/20111004120922/http://www.cmje.org/religious-texts/hadith/bukhari/089-sbt.php#009.089.258

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„Inertia! Our ruling class knows one law; no change. Despotism! They know one rule; force. Maldistribution! They know one desire; to hold what is theirs.“

—  Isaac Asimov American writer and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, known for his works of science fiction and popula... 1920 - 1992
Chapter 11 “Bride and Groom”; in part II, “The Mule” originally published under the same title in Astounding (November-December 1945)

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„No one is able to rule unless he is also able to be ruled.“

—  Seneca the Younger Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman, and dramatist -4 - 65 a.C.
De Ira (On Anger): Book 2, cap. 15, line 4 Compare with the following : No man ruleth safely but that he is willingly ruled. From The Imitation of Christ, Liber I, cap. 20 (Of the Love of Solitude and Silence), line 2 : by Thomas à Kempis (1380-1471).