Suffer little children, and forbid them not, to come unto me: for of such is the kingdom of heaven.
God forbid that Judges upon their oath should make resolutions to enlarge jurisdiction.cowper, william, 1st earl cowper
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
God forbid that I should go to any Heaven in which there are no horses.
This [Magna Carta] has been forced from the King. It constitutes an insult to the Holy See, a serious weakening of the royal power, a disgrace to the English nation, a danger to all Christendom, since this civil war obstructs the crusade. Therefore?we condemn the charter and forbid the King to keep it, or the barons and their supporters to make him do so, on pain of excommunication.Pope Innocent III
The cunning of Julian Assange's strategy is that he has made everyone complicit in his own private decision to try to sabotage U.S. foreign policy. Unless you consider yourself bound by the hysterically stupid decision of the Obama administration to forbid all federal employees from downloading or viewing the WikiLeaks papers, you will at the very least have indulged in a certain amount of guilty pleasure.julian assange
“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
God forbid that any book should be banned. The practice is as indefensible as infanticide.rebecca west
God forbid that the rights of the innocent should be lost and destroyed by the offence of individuals.
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.
The Church does not forbid that, in conformity with the present state of human sciences and sacred theology, research and discussions, on the part of men experienced in both fields, take place with regard to the doctrine of evolution, in as far as it inquires into the origin of the human body as coming from pre-existent and living matter.
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