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

Only he who believes is obedient and only he who is obedient believes.
The joy of youth is to disobey; but the trouble is that there are no longer any orders.
Those who know the least obey the best.
There is no shame in taking orders from those who themselves have learned to obey.
Obedience of the law is demanded; not asked as a favor.
Obedience is better than sacrifice.
No principal is so noble, as there is none more holy, than that of a true obedience.
Obey something, and you will have a chance to learn what is best to obey. But if you begin by obeying nothing, you will end by obeying the devil and all his invited friends.
Unwavering obedience to the true principles we learn will assure us spiritual survival.
The reason why men do not obey us is because they see the mud at the bottom of our eye.
It is much safer to obey, than to govern.
The doctrine of blind obedience and unqualified submission to any human power, whether civil or ecclesiastical, is the doctrine of despotism, and ought to have no place among Republicans and Christians.
It is right that what is just should be obeyed. It is necessary that what is strongest should be obeyed.
The ship that will not obey the helm will have to obey the rocks.
Every good servant does not all commands.
I have thought about it a great deal, and the more I think, the more certain I am that obedience is the gateway through which knowledge, yes, and love, too, enter the mind of the child.
Obedience is a word and concept from which the valiant look for their deliverance.
Obedience without faith is possible, but not faith without obedience.
There can be a true grandeur in any degree of submissiveness, because it springs from loyalty to the laws and to an oath, and not from baseness of soul.
Disobedience, in the eyes of any one who has read history, is man's original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made, through disobedience and through rebellion.
All good things that happen to us is the result of our own obedience to God, while the bad once, measures our failure to do His will.