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No mere man since the Fall, is able in this life perfectly to keep the Commandments. - Book of Common Prayer

The films should be influenced by the individual commandments to the same degree that the commandments influence our daily lives. - Krzysztof Kieslowski

We may not all break the Ten Commandments, but we are certainly all capable of it. Within us lurks the breaker of all laws, ready to spring out at the first real opportunity. - Isadora Duncan

The first and great commandment is, Don't let them scare you. - Elmer Holmes Davis

I have ten commandments. The first nine are, thou shalt not bore. The tenth is, thou shalt have right of final cut. - Billy Wilder

If we are to keep our democracy, there must be one commandment: 'Thou shalt not ration justice.' - Sophocles

This man's spiritual power has been precisely this, that he has distinguished between custom and creed. He has broken the conventions, but he has kept the commandments. - Gilbert Keith Chesterton

The very emphasis of the commandment: Thou shalt not kill, makes it certain that we are descended from an endlessly long chain of generations of murderers, whose love of murder was in their blood as it is perhaps also in ours. - Sigmund Freud

In ten phrases, the ten commandments express the essential of life. And these three words, liberty, equality, and fraternity, do just as much. Millions of people have died for those ideals. - Krzysztof Kieslowski