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Example Sentences for "obey"

Actress Katherine Hepburn once remarked that if you obey all the rules, you miss all the funWe are trying to teach our dog to obey, but he is just plain stupid.

Actress Katherine Hepburn once remarked that if you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.

If you don't obey the rules, you will be asked to leave.

In the past in my culture, women were expected to be obedient to their husbands.

Most people obey the law simply because they believe that it is right.

The little girl refused to obey the teacher, and was sent to the office.

The murderer was described as being a very quiet young man who was always obedient to his parents, and polite with his neighbors.

The religion of Islam is the acceptance of and obedience to the teachings of God, as revealed to Muhammad.

King Edward VIII once remarked, The thing that impresses me most about America is the way parents obey their children.

There is a Russian proverb which observes that you do not need a whip to urge on an obedient horse.

Why do you want your children to be obedient? They're not dogs. I think it's more important to teach them to think for themselves.

In ancient China, people believed that women had to obey men, children had to obey their fathers, and the people had to obey the local officials.

In 1848, a law was passed in Puerto Rico which allowed for execution of any slave who showed disobedient behavior.

In the past, people in Kazakhstan believed that everyone should obey an elder, and those who didn't were punished.

In March of 1922, Mahatma Gandhi was sentenced to six years in jail for his civil disobedience campaign.

The Koran states that good women are obedient.

The bicycle race is being held on city streets, and competitors must obey all traffic signs.

Discussion question: Do you think people obey the law because they believe in it or because they are afraid of the consequences of breaking the law?

Find someone who thinks a woman should obey her husband.


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