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" We must not make a scarecrow of the law, Setting it up to fear the birds of prey, And let it keep one shape, till custom make it Their perch and not their terror. "
The tempest. Two gentlemen of Verona. Merry wives of Windsor. Measure for ... - Page 228
by William Shakespeare - 1894
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Proceedings of the ... Annual Meeting of the North Carolina Bar ..., Volume 10

North Carolina Bar Association - Bar associations - 1908
...an achievement of statesmanship of which a thousand years may not exhaust or reveal all the good." "We must not make a scare-crow of the law, Setting...custom make it Their perch, and not their terror." There is, and has been for ages, a popular distrust of lawyers. A century ago, when Napoleon was apparently...
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Antitrust Enforcement: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Antitrust ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Small Business. Subcommittee on Antitrust, Consumers, and Employment - Small business - 1978
...follows:] r Prepared Statement of AGW Biddle, President, Computer & Communications Industry Association ' We must not make a scarecrow of the law. Setting it...till custom make it Their perch and not their terror. " --Shakespeare, Measure for Measure Good morning Mr. Chairman, members of the Committee. My name is...
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Auto Repair: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Finance - Automobiles - 1979 - 574 pages
...machinery which keeps the law workable. The best quotation I know about that is Shakespeare's statement: "We must not make a scarecrow of the law, setting...custom make it their perch, and not their terror." And I think that we need to make the law so it never can be the perch of those who are the regulated...
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Syracuse University

Steve Krakauer - Education - 2005 - 160 pages
...complete contrast to Angelo's conceit about stamping out coins. In a similar tone, Angelo later says: We must not make a scarecrow of the law, Setting it...custom make it Their perch, and not their terror. (2.1.1-4) He thinks in terms of what we must not make the law— we must not turn an abstract concept...
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...'gin to be aweary of the sun, And wish the estate o' the world were now 10375 Measure for Measure Wi - 10376 Measure for Measure Man, proud man, Drest in a little brief authority, Most ignorant of what...
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Deadly Disclosures: Whistleblowing and the Ethical Meltdown of Australia

William De Maria - Business ethics - 1999 - 305 pages
...corporate wrongdoing: whistleblower protection legislation. UVhistleblowing Laws The State Responds We must not make a scarecrow of the law, Setting it...till custom make it Their perch and not their terror. -William Shakespeare, Measure for Measure Whistleblower laws in Australia simply don't work. They don't...
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Adaptations of Shakespeare: A Critical Anthology of Plays from the ...

Daniel Fischlin, Mark Fortier - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 320 pages
...and ESCALUS.) (During scene, ANGELO dons the Duke's garments of authority: cap and medallion.) ANGELO We must not make a scarecrow of the law, Setting it...till custom make it Their perch and not their terror. ESCALUS Ay, but yet Let us be keen and rather cut a little Than fall, and bruise to death. Alas this...
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莎士比亞通論: 喜劇

顏元叔 - Comedy - 2001 - 812 pages
...作為一酷一仁的統治者之對比, 在本景首見凸顯 且看他們兩個關於C @ aud @ o 的對話: Ang. We must not make a scarecrow of the law, Setting...custom make it Their perch, and not their terror. Esc.Ay, but yet Let us keen, and rather cut a little, Than fall, and bruise to death. Alas, this gentleman,...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 40

Stanley Wells - Drama - 2002 - 256 pages
...disassociated and partly identified. Note the consonance of Angelo's rejection of permissiveness in rule: We must not make a scarecrow of the law. Setting it...till custom make it Their perch and not their terror (2.1. 1-4) with his: Now, as fond fathers. Having bound up the threat'ning twigs of birch, Only to...
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Measure for Measure

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2011 - 336 pages
...made: revealed, made obvious ACT 2 Scene 1 Enter Angela, Escalus, Servants, ^and a* Justice. ANGELO We must not make a scarecrow of the law, Setting it...till custom make it Their perch and not their terror. ESCALUS Ay, but yet 5 Let us be keen and rather cut a little Than fall and bruise to death. Alas, this...
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