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第 2 頁 - ... attract each other with a force that varies inversely as the square of the distance...
第 2 頁 - This law of nature, being coeval with mankind and dictated by God himself, is of course superior in obligation to any other. It is binding over all the globe in all countries, and at all times : no human laws are of any validity, if contrary to this ; and such of them as are valid derive all their force, and all their authority, mediately or immediately, from this original.
第 230 頁 - An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by vesting the Copies of printed Books in the Authors or Purchasers of such Copies during the Times therein mentioned...
第 217 頁 - Erskine, the eighteenth-century professor of law, whose discussion of real rights proceeds directly to the "sovereign" right of property: Things or subjects fall no otherwise under the consideration of law, than as persons may have a right to them . . . and the sovereign or primary real right is that of property; which is the right of using and disposing of a subject as our own, except in so far as we are restrained by law or paction.
第 3 頁 - But, if we could conceive it possible for the parliament to enact, that he should try as well his own causes as those of other persons, there is no court that has power to defeat the intent of the legislature, when couched in such evident and express words, as leave no doubt whether it was the intent of the legislature or no.
第 2 頁 - This law of nature, being co-eval with mankind, and dictated by God Himself, is of course superior in obligation to any other. It is binding all over the globe, in all countries, and at all times; no human laws are of any validity if contrary to this; and such of them as are valid derive all their force, and all their authority, mediately or immediately, from this original.
第 3 頁 - But if the parliament will positively enact a thing to be done which is unreasonable, I know of no power in the ordinary forms of the constitution, that is vested with authority to control it...
第 4 頁 - Natural Law is the Dictate of Right Reason, indicating that any act, from its agreement or disagreement with the rational [and social*] nature [of man] has in it a moral turpitude or a moral necessity ; and consequently that such act is forbidden or commanded by God, the author of nature.
第 348 頁 - Offence shall be committed, by the Oath or Oaths of One or more credible Witness or Witnesses...
第 425 頁 - ... interest thereon, at the rate of 5 per cent. : And it is hereby declared, " that it shall and may be lawful to the person to whom any such cash account or " credit is granted, to operate upon the same, by drawing out and paying in such sums, « from time to time, as the parties shall settle between themselves ; and that the...