1579 De Iure Regni Apud Scotos Dialougus
"To ensure a less prudent king does not act capriciously, we shall give him the law as a colleague or rather as a curb in his passions (moderatrix libidinum)"
1598 Trew Law of Free Monarchies
Legitimising a king:
1) "Monarchies is the trew paterne of Divinitie"
2) "from the fundamental Lawes of our owne kingdome"
3) "The law of Nature"