You cannot rob me of free nature's grace, You cannot shut the windows of the sky Through which Aurora shows her brightening face.
In a very real sense, the Constitution is our compact with history . . . [but] the Constitution can maintain that compact and serve as the lodestar of our political system only if its terms are binding on us. To the extent we depart from the document's language and rely instead on generalities that we see written between the lines, we rob the Constitution of its binding force and give free reign to the fashions and passions of the day.alex kozinski
At the party, rob Partridge said to me, "You gave hope to other balding men." My new epitaph: "Co-wrote a couple of decent songs and went bald shamelessly."brian eno
The days of looking the other way while despotic regimes trample human rights, rob their nations' wealth, and then excuse their failings by feeding their people a steady diet of anti-Western hatred are over.
Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where one class is made to feel that society is an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob, and degrade them, neither persons nor property will be safe.Washington Bailey
Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob and degrade them, neither persons nor property will be safe.frederick douglass
I'm like Robin Hood. I rob the rich to make these projects come alive... not really rob. It's done with a smile.imelda marcos
And when with envy Time transported Shall think to rob us of our joys, You'll in your girls again be courted, And I'll go wooing in my boys.
Lyke a pyckpurs pilgrim, ye prie and ye proule At rouers, to rob Peter and paie Poule.
Note, besides, that it is no more immoral to directly rob citizens than to slip indirect taxes into the price of goods that they cannot do without.Albert Camus
To refuse political equality is to rob the ostracized of all self-respect.elizabeth cady stanton
I think it a greater theft to rob the dead of their Praise, then the Living of their Money.edward ravenscroft
The Eagle, he was lord above, And rob was lord below.william wordsworth
I think it a greater theft to rob the dead of their Praise, then the Living of their Money.
rob Roy MacGregor (unknown)
rob me the exchequer.