Quotes 1 till 10 of 10.
German - American physicist 1879-1955+1
Every kind of peaceful cooperation among men is primarily based on mutual trust and only secondarily on institutions such as courts of justice and police.
American statesman 1809-1865+1
Let reverence for the laws be breathed by every American mother to the lisping babe that prattles on her lap. Let it be taught in schools, in seminaries, and in colleges. Let it be written in primers, spelling books, and in almanacs. Let it be preached from the pulpit, proclaimed in legislative halls, and enforced in the courts of justice. And, in short, let it become the political religion of the nation.
Russian journalist and political thinker 1812-1870+1
You can no more bridle passions with logic than you can justify them in the law courts. Passions are facts and not dogmas.
English poet 1688-17440
I was not born for courts and great affairs, but I pay my debts, believe and say my prayers.
English statesman, diplomat and writer (Philip Dormer Stanhope) 1694-17730
Let them show me a cottage where there are not the same vices of which they accuse the courts.
Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.0
The courts of kings are full of people, but empty of friends.
The law courts must appear as a threatening gesture toward secret vice. The bank must declare: here your money is secure and well looked after by honest people.
Hubert H. Humphrey
American politician 1911-19780
There are not enough jails, not enough policemen, not enough courts to enforce a law not supported by the people.
American writer 1783-18590
Young lawyers attend the courts, not because they have business there, but because they have no business.
French philosopher 1713-1784-1
The decisions of law courts should never be printed: in the long run, they form a counter authority to the law.