Obey-obedience Quotes

Prayer is never an acceptable substitute for obedience. The sovereign Lord accepts no offering from His creatures that is not accompanied by obedience.

Civil disobedience is not our problem. Our problem is civil obedience. Our problem is that numbers of people all over the world have obeyed the dictates of the leaders of their government and have gone to war, and millions have been killed because of this obedience. Our problem is that people are obedient all over […]

Captain, what do you think, I asked, of the part your soldiers play? The Captain answered, I do not think. I do not think, I obey! Do you think you should shoot a patriot down and help a tyrant slay? The Captain answered, I do not think. I do not think, I obey! Do you […]

When you obey your superior you instruct your inferior.

Every great person has first learned how to obey, whom to obey, and when to obey.

Rogues differ little. Each began first as a disobedient son.

One act of obedience is better than one hundred sermons.

The art of living consists in knowing which impulses to obey and which must be made to obey.

There is no obedience worth anything which is not the child of love. Obedience which is mechanical and forced is dread.

Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.