God forbid that Judges upon their oath should make resolutions to enlarge jurisdiction.
Love is a very papithatick thing as well as troublesom & tiresome but O Isabella forbid me to speak about it.Marjory Fleming
I cannot forbid a person to marry several wives, for it does not contradict Scripture.Martin Luther
“One of the advantages of having laws is the pleasure one may take in breaking them. We here are not children, Mr. Gurgeh.” Hamin waved the pipestem round the tables of people. “Rules and laws exist only because we take pleasure in doing what they forbid, but as long as most of the people obey such proscriptions most of the time, they have done their job; blind obedience would imply we are ha!” Hamin chuckled and pointed at the drone with the pipe “no more than robots!”iain banks
Oh no! we never mention her, Her name is never heard; My lips are now forbid to speak That once familiar word.thomas haynes bayly
If that I could but clothe me in raiment like to thine, and strip my feet, and revel in the mud once, just once, with none to rebuke me or forbid, meseemeth I could forego the crown!mark twain
In the Small group the individual can know the effects of his actions on his several fellows, and the rules may effectively forbid him to harm them in any manner and even require him to assist them in specific ways. In the Great Society many of the effects of a person's actions on various fellows must be unknown to him. It can, therefore, not be the specific effects in the particular case, but only rules which define kinds of actions prohibited or required, which must serve as guides to the individual.friedrich hayek
God forbid that any book should be banned. The practice is as indefensible as infanticide.rebecca west
God forbid the truth should be concealed any way.
Except those who seek refuge with a people between whom and you there is a covenant, or (those who) come unto you because their hearts forbid them to make war on you or make war on their own folk. Had Allah willed He could have given them power over you so that assuredly they would have fought you. So, if they hold aloof from you and wage not war against you and offer you peace, Allah alloweth you no way against them.
Suffer little children, and forbid them not, to come unto me: for of such is the kingdom of heaven. Verily I say unto you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child shall in no wise enter therein.
Oh! no! we never mention her, Her name is never heard; My lips are now forbid to speak That once familiar word.thomas haynes bayly
You may as well forbid the sea for to obey the moon As or by oath remove or counsel shake The fabric of his folly.william shakespeare
A perfect world: forbid voluntary euthanasia to people in the final stage of incurable illness because life is sacred and untouchable, but touch and desecrate the life of thousands and millions of healthy, capable people by sending them to war, where they will be killed or maimed, to then subject the on purpose produced disabled to the prohibition of applying voluntary euthanasia.
Pray to be perfect, though material leaven forbid the spirit so on earth to be; But if for any wish thou darest not pray, Then pray to God to cast that wish away.hartley coleridge
And bid her steal into the pleached bower, Where honeysuckles, ripen'd by the sun, forbid the sun to enter, like favorites, Made proud by princes, that advance their pride Against that power that bred it.william shakespeare
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