"Unlike the laws of physics, which are free of inconsistencies, every man-made order is packed with internal contradictions. Culture are constantly trying to reconcile these contradictions, and this process fuels change."
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari, pg. 164
Well, the real laws of physics may be self-consistent, but the social construct we call the laws of physics are not quite there yet.