In contrast, courts of law apply the law to everyone.
But the law of history relates to man.
I know the law very well, mates!
Courts of law are now the norm in the world, with laws being democratically established and widely published.
Is there a logical end to that—a physical or economic law of some kind that says only 10 percent or 20 percent or 30 percent of people can ever be this wealthy?
They see themselves as defining law, not breaking it.
You're a law officer.
But that wasn't how the law would see things.
I also have an offer to work at the law office where I worked last summer.
Well, Mrs. Barnett, here's your chance to talk to your father-in-law – if you can fit a word in edgewise.
At first glance, Lishana did not seem the kind of mother-in-law that might cause Evelyn problems.
Especially if the law gives him an okay.
Restoring law and order to Ouray County.
Demon Law offers you no protection, Death's mate or not.
The establishment of this simple and obvious law should be enough.
If any single action is due to free will, then not a single historical law can exist, nor any conception of historical events.
It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for the law, so much as for the right.
Anna Pavlovna threatened him on behalf of "our dear Vyazmitinov," and in her eyes, which, for an instant, glanced at Pierre, Prince Vasili read a congratulation on his future son-in-law and on his daughter's happiness.
Nightmares persist with the dogs of the law in never ending pursuit.
Ethel was once again making a daily print appearance, concentrating on the subject of mystic tips, and soliciting comments from law enforcement agencies.
Law never made men a whit more just; and, by means of their respect for it, even the well-disposed are daily made the agents of injustice.
At the appointed hour the prince, powdered and shaven, entered the dining room.
Soon the place is swarmed with siren screaming representatives of the law enforcement community, and I hear a gunshot!
The little princess during the whole discussion and the rest of the dinner sat silent, glancing with a frightened look now at her father-in- law and now at Princess Mary.
Prince Vasili finds you to his taste as a daughter-in-law and makes a proposal to you on his pupil's behalf.
Without replying either to his wife or his mother-in-law, Pierre late one night prepared for a journey and started for Moscow to see Joseph Alexeevich.
All the complex laws of man centered for her in one clear and simple law--the law of love and self-sacrifice taught us by Him who lovingly suffered for mankind though He Himself was God.
Princess Mary told Pierre of her plan to become intimate with her future sister-in-law as soon as the Rostovs arrived and to try to accustom the old prince to her.
Pierre had warned his brother-in-law that Prince Andrew was on his track.
He alone did not obey the law of immutability in the enchanted, sleeping castle.
His old sister-in-law popped in a small bundle, and one of the coachmen helped him into the vehicle.
"But the law, religion..." said the prince, already yielding.
"To endure war is the most difficult subordination of man's freedom to the law of God," the voice had said.
On the way Pierre was told of the death of his brother-in-law Anatole and of that of Prince Andrew.
He must keep order, keep the law, that's what the government is there for.
Well, any mother-in-law who isn't willing to baby-sit her own grandchildren isn't much of a grandmother.
But the redheaded law officer was right.
"Immortal Law states that the mate of an immortal or deity is beyond –" "Immortal Law!" the first one laughed again.
It's so nice to know that I actually have a father-in-law to talk to.
When I heard he was your father, I was so excited that I finally had a father-in-law that I could talk to.
I don't fancy having him show up on our door step but I'm not sure there's much the law can do.
Then with his strong face aglow in their feeble light, he made a speech in favor of a law to help poor fishermen.
Thanks to Jenner, Nelmes, Blossom, and Phipps (which sounds like a rather odd law firm), today we have the word "vaccine."
Our notions of law and harmony are commonly confined to those instances which we detect; but the harmony which results from a far greater number of seemingly conflicting, but really concurring, laws, which we have not detected, is still more wonderful.
Innumerable little streams overlap and interlace one with another, exhibiting a sort of hybrid product, which obeys half way the law of currents, and half way that of vegetation.
The Golden Age was first created, which without any avenger Spontaneously without law cherished fidelity and rectitude.
They only can force me who obey a higher law than I. They force me to become like themselves.
Princess Mary did not listen to the end, but continuing her train of thought turned to her sister-in-law with a tender glance at her figure.
Several times in the course of the morning Princess Mary began trying to prepare her sister-in-law, and every time began to cry.
I cannot, because the law is stronger than I, and he raised his foot to the stirrup.
Anatole had very soon abandoned his wife and, for a payment which he agreed to send to his father-in-law, had arranged to be free to pass himself off as a bachelor.
I have received a refusal from Countess Rostova and have heard reports of your brother-in-law having sought her hand, or something of that kind.
"And where is your brother-in-law now, if I may ask?" he said.
Millions of men perpetrated against one another such innumerable crimes, frauds, treacheries, thefts, forgeries, issues of false money, burglaries, incendiarisms, and murders as in whole centuries are not recorded in the annals of all the law courts of the world, but which those who committed them did not at the time regard as being crimes.
Berg, the Rostovs' son-in-law, was already a colonel wearing the orders of Vladimir and Anna, and he still filled the quiet and agreeable post of assistant to the head of the staff of the assistant commander of the first division of the Second Army.
He'll show you what law is! the mob were saying as if reproving one another for their lack of confidence.
Apart from conditions of war and law, that look established human relations between the two men.
"Where there's law there's injustice," put in the little man.
"A wife for counsel, a mother-in-law for welcome, but there's none as dear as one's own mother!" said he.
Nicholas accepted thirty thousand rubles offered him by his brother-in- law Bezukhov to pay off debts he regarded as genuinely due for value received.
Having borrowed money from his brother-in-law, Nicholas tried to hide his wretched condition from him.
Natasha knew why he mentioned Mitya's likeness to Nicholas: the recollection of his dispute with his brother-in-law was unpleasant and he wanted to know what Natasha thought of it.
During that twenty-year period an immense number of fields were left untilled, houses were burned, trade changed its direction, millions of men migrated, were impoverished, or were enriched, and millions of Christian men professing the law of love of their fellows slew one another.
Having learned from experiment and argument that a stone falls downwards, a man indubitably believes this and always expects the law that he has learned to be fulfilled.
Whatever presentation of the activity of many men or of an individual we may consider, we always regard it as the result partly of man's free will and partly of the law of inevitability.
A sinking man who clutches at another and drowns him; or a hungry mother exhausted by feeding her baby, who steals some food; or a man trained to discipline who on duty at the word of command kills a defenseless man-- seem less guilty, that is, less free and more subject to the law of necessity, to one who knows the circumstances in which these people were placed, and more free to one who does not know that the man was himself drowning, that the mother was hungry, that the soldier was in the ranks, and so on.
In the same way we can never imagine the action of a man quite devoid of freedom and entirely subject to the law of inevitability.
And so the conception of the action of a man subject solely to the law of inevitability without any element of freedom is just as impossible as the conception of a man's completely free action.
From the standpoint from which the science of history now regards its subject on the path it now follows, seeking the causes of events in man's freewill, a scientific enunciation of those laws is impossible, for however man's free will may be restricted, as soon as we recognize it as a force not subject to law, the existence of law becomes impossible.
Abandoning the conception of cause, mathematics seeks law, that is, the property common to all unknown, infinitely small, elements.
From the time the law of Copernicus was discovered and proved, the mere recognition of the fact that it was not the sun but the earth that moves sufficed to destroy the whole cosmography of the ancients.
But even after the discovery of the law of Copernicus the Ptolemaic worlds were still studied for a long time.
Howard was a good ten years older and had far more important things on his mind – like his new position as partner at the law firm.
There could be a number of reasons that Sarah would welcome her as a daughter-in-law, not the least of which was the goings-on down that path.
Wasn't there some law that prevented a wife from testifying against her husband?
Or get a mother-in-law to baby sit the kids.
He was like a boarder, or maybe the visiting brother-in-law you want to kick out but don't know how.
It's been a part of me since the dogs of law released from their barred kennel.
I can see where the local law enforcement people wouldn't be thrilled with these folks looking over their shoulder and pushing them.
He also murdered a deputy sheriff who stopped him because the law knew his license plate from a tip.
That's something the law enforcement people don't want to do.
Surely such sleuthing and cleverness deserves more reward than hiding in the bushes and watching the dogs of law ineptly do their duty.
It's only a matter of time before the hand of the law is laid upon us.
Ginger wasn't as facially pretty as Paulette but her figure—stately and full—and her dress—expensive and tasteful— paled her sister-in-law like a queen visitor at a homeless shelter.
Dean just smiled, wondering how Ginger and Joseph would know where brother and sister-in-law were if they themselves hadn't lied like the proverbial rug and done the exact same thing as the pair they were accusing.
I'm a little busy with real law enforcement.
Just like we were skirting the trespass law by poking around the mine.
If he was going to be serious about full time law enforcement, he should commit to doing it right.
I'm just looking for a job in law enforcement.
"Do you think the fact that the skeleton was in the mine is the reason my brothers-in-law want the property so badly?" she asked.
Fitzgerald listed a college degree, birth in Ouray, and nineteen years in law enforcement, the last eleven in administrative duty.
The retiring sheriff was still officially connected to Ouray County law enforcement.
Printed brochures, gratis from Myrtle Somebody whose brother-in-law was a printer, were placed about town by tiny Tonya, an eight-year-old Latina waif hired by Fred for five bucks.
But neither seriously considered contacting the law, especially because the law was Acting Sheriff Fitzgerald.
It was a strawberry sunrise, topped with whipped cream clouds, a perfect sort of day until Dean was awake enough to remember Martha Boyd, lord knows where, escaping the law in a stolen twenty-year-old Buick, with a ditzy ex-junkie for a chauffeur.
Because I don't want to live in a county where you're the law enforcement.
I don't know what went on here, but the law should be involved.
At last she had a father-in-law she could talk to!
The doctor says I can talk, but I think he is trying to avoid a law suit.
Dean spent much of the trip speculating on the reason for the law man's visit.
So the physical mechanisms have been serially transformed, yet the law has never hiccupped.
Because of Moore's Law, computers will get faster and storage will be cheaper.
The minimum is either set by a minimum wage law or determined by the demand and supply of that labor.
It doesn't matter what the law or the union or their mothers think about it: They can't get a thousand dollars per flip.
As technology enters its explosive period of growth, with the Internet and associated technologies flourishing in a Moore's-Law-like manner, it will create immense amounts of wealth.
Around 1600, the Elizabethan Poor Law came into effect and lasted more than two centuries.
Moore's Law works because many thousands of people compete with each other to drive technology forward.
Such is the universal law, which no man can ever outwit, and with regard to the railroad even we may say it is as broad as it is long.
Being superior to physical suffering, it sometimes chanced that they were superior to any consolation which the missionaries could offer; and the law to do as you would be done by fell with less persuasiveness on the ears of those who, for their part, did not care how they were done by, who loved their enemies after a new fashion, and came very near freely forgiving them all they did.
Children, who play life, discern its true law and relations more clearly than men, who fail to live it worthily, but who think that they are wiser by experience, that is, by failure.
It is the law of average.
The atoms have already learned this law, and are pregnant by it.
Princess Mary, supporting her sister-in-law, still looked with her beautiful eyes full of tears at the door through which Prince Andrew had gone and made the sign of the cross in his direction.
"You must do as you please," said Prince Bolkonski, bowing to his daughter-in-law, "but she need not make a fool of herself, she's plain enough as it is."
Only let me tell you, I want to know my son-in-law better.
At the same time his mother-in-law, Prince Vasili's wife, sent to him imploring him to come if only for a few minutes to discuss a most important matter.
My mother-in-law came to me in tears and said that Helene was here and that she implored me to hear her; that she was innocent and unhappy at my desertion, and much more.
The first death I saw, and one I shall never forget--that of my dear sister-in-law--left that impression on me.
Thoughts of home grew stronger the nearer he approached it--far stronger, as though this feeling of his was subject to the law by which the force of attraction is in inverse proportion to the square of the distance.
Mitenka's wife and sisters-in-law thrust their heads and frightened faces out of the door of a room where a bright samovar was boiling and where the steward's high bedstead stood with its patchwork quilt.
Go to law, indeed!...
We all profess the Christian law of forgiveness of injuries and love of our neighbors, the law in honor of which we have built in Moscow forty times forty churches--but yesterday a deserter was knouted to death and a minister of that same law of love and forgiveness, a priest, gave the soldier a cross to kiss before his execution.
If there be a single law governing the actions of men, free will cannot exist, for then man's will is subject to that law.
Similarly a man who committed a murder twenty years ago and has since lived peaceably and harmlessly in society seems less guilty and his action more due to the law of inevitability, to someone who considers his action after twenty years have elapsed than to one who examined it the day after it was committed.
The farther back in history the object of our observation lies, the more doubtful does the free will of those concerned in the event become and the more manifest the law of inevitability.
Julia is studying law and Rachel is majoring in business.
Dean sat in the corner, trying to read up on Colorado law as it pertained to the duties of sheriff, but was drawn by politeness and the darkened room to view the exhibit.
Carry this cat away to prison, and keep her in safe confinement until she is tried by law for the crime of murder.
Courts of law, not courts of justice.
When she first wrote from Tuscumbia to Mr. Michael Anagnos, Dr. Howes son-in-law and his successor as Director of the Perkins Institution, about her work with her pupil, the Boston papers began at once to publish exaggerated accounts of Helen Keller.