Charles Sedley Quote
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsCharles Sedley
Died: 1701 (aged 62)
Bio: Sir Charles Sedley, 5th Baronet was an English wit, dramatist and politician, ending his career as Speaker of the House of Commons.
Quote of the day
“When I refuse to obey an unjust law, I do not contest the right of the majority to command, but I simply appeal from the sovereignty of the people to the sovereignty of mankind.”