All governmental intervention has as its object a forcible altering of what people would do were they unrestrained.
The dread of evil is a much more forcible principle of human actions than the prospect of good. - John Locke
Examples is more forcible than precept. People look at my six days in the week to see what I mean on the seventh.
Forcible ways make not an end of evil, but leave hatred and malice behind them. - Sir Thomas Browne
When we would prepare the mind by a forcible appeal, an opening quotation is a symphony preluding on the chords those tones we are about to harmonize. - Benjamin Disraeli