The obligation of subjects to the sovereign is understood to last as long, and no longer, than the power lasteth by which he is able to protect them.
Obvious enough that generalities work to protect the mind from the great outdoors; is it possible that this was in fact their first purpose?
There is a recognition that Second Amendment rights, like First Amendment and other rights, come with responsibilities and limitations. There is no reason both sides of the gun debate can’t support policies that both protect the right to legally own guns for sport and safety, and reduce the likelihood of mass fatalities.
Idealism, alas, does not protect one from ignorance, dogmatism, and foolishness.
The most dangerous area where our laws are not being faithfully executed are the laws designed to protect Americans against the millions of aliens who enter our country illegally every year.
Medicines are unusual commodities. Important drugs can save the lives and protect the health of millions. Their consumption can bring huge benefits, by helping patients to avoid infection and preventing serious damage to the economies of families, nations and even humanity at large.
It is long overdue for parents to realize they have the right and duty to protect our children against the intolerant evolutionists.
A blessing is a circle of light drawn around a person to protect, heal and strengthen.
Those who deny the right of a jury to protect an individual in resisting an unjust law of the government, deny him all defence whatsoever against oppression.
He has a number of curious facts in illustration of the power of mere goodness to protect against outrage.