November 30, 2016

Hammurabi Quotes

“Anu and Bel called by name me, , the exalted prince, who feared God, to bring about the rule of righteousness in the land.”

“If a man destroy the eye of another man, they shall destroy his eye.”

“If any one owe a debt for a loan, and a storm prostrates the grain, or the harvest fail, or the grain does not grow for lack of water; in that year he need not give his creditor any grain, he washes his debt-tablet in water and pays no rent for this year.”

“Laws of justice which , the wise king, established.”