It is not a natural right, but a means of government, and therefore a matter of expediency.
Is the participation of natural right to be graduated by shades of complexion?
If I have a right to a thing after I have gotten it, I have a natural right to the means necessary for getting it.
They had therefore a natural right to carry on government in their own interests.
She never seemed to experience the least emotion of gratitude, and received all favors as a natural right.
I rely on no dictum of politicians—I rely upon my natural right (Cheers).
These liberties, the Americans asserted, belonged to them not only by natural right, but also by precedent and ancient tradition.
We were sleeping, but by God's grace, we are awake and we claim our natural right.
Perhaps the place was his, perhaps he had a natural right, and even obligation to seek the place!
Ireton declared that there was no such thing as natural right.