“If I had forty wives in the United States, they did not know it, and could not substantiate it, neither did I ask any lawyer, judge, or magistrate for them. I live above the law, and so do this people.”
Brigham Young, Journal of Discourses – Volume 1 (Liverpool, England: F.D. and S.W. Richards, 1854), 361; address delivered 1 August 1852.