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Quotation by Saint Francis of Assisi
If a superior give any order to one who is under him which is against that man's conscience, although he do not obey it yet he shall not be dismissed.
Saint Francis of Assisi (c. 1182–1226), Italian friar, founder of the Franciscan Order. quoted in J.R.H. Moorman, The Sources for the Life of St. Francis of Assisi (1940). Third Admonition of the Order (1221).
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