Every one of you wants to be a lawgiver, a statesman, and a reformer, and to manage the public affairs in his own way.
He came to Athens in pursuit of knowledge while Solon was the lawgiver of that city.
The most elaborate story of Creation is found in the Laws of Manu, the eponymous ancestor of mankind and the first lawgiver.
I am fully confirmed, that it is the honour of our lawgiver which I suffer for now.
Moses had his Midian before he was worthy to be 'lawgiver' to his people.
He is answerable to the lawgiver, and he will act on that conviction.
Still the 'will of the lawgiver' would afford no surer criterion as to what actions were right or wrong.
One only is lawgiver and Judge, even He who is able to save and to destroy.
Thus much as to the place in which the lawgiver delivered the contents of this marvelous book.
In his own, he waits as a candidate for your approbation; in another's he is a lawgiver.