Quotes with peers
Morality is the custom of one’s country and the current feeling of one’s peers. Cannibalism is moral in a cannibal country.
The Notebooks of Samuel Butler (1912)
When information is plentiful, peers take over.
New Rules for the New Economy: 10 Radical Strategies for a Connected World (1999)
No freeman is to be taken or imprisoned or disseised of his free tenement or of his liberties or free customs, or outlawed or exiled or in any way ruined, nor will we go against such a man or send against him save by lawful judgement of his peers or by the law of the land. To no-one will we sell or deny of delay right or justice.
That no freeman ought to be taken, or imprisoned, or disseized of his freehold, liberties, or privileges, or outlawed, or exiled, or in any manner destroyed, or deprived of his life, liberty, or property, but by the judgment of his peers, or by the law of the land.
Article 21 from the Declaration of Rights in the Maryland Constitution of 1776