- George Farquhar
"Every good servant does not all commands."
- William Shakespeare
"Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is man's original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made, through disobedience and rebellion."
- George Orwell
"Liberty is obedience to the laws one has laid down for oneself."
- Jean-Jaques Rousseau
"There are two kinds of men who never amount to much: those who cannot do what they are told, and those who can do nothing else."
- Cyrus H. Curtis
"If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun."
"The little things, I can obey. But the big things - how we think, what we value - those you must choose yourself. You can't let anyone - or any society determine those for you."
- Morrie Schwartz
"All the good of which humanity is capable is comprised in obedience."
- John Stuart Mill
“Every now and then I like to do as I'm told, just to confuse people.”
- Tamora Pierce