Quotes by Thurgood Marshall
American lawyer, Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court
Alive from: 1908-1993
Quotes 1 till 4 of 4.
A child born to a Black mother in a state like Mississippi has exactly the same rights as a white baby born to the wealthiest person in the United States. It's not true, but I challenge anyone to say it is not a goal worth working for.
I have a lifetime appointment and I intend to serve it. I expect to die at 110, shot by a jealous husband.
In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute.
What is the quality of your intent?
Subjects in these quotes:
Adlai E. Stevenson II
American lawyer, politician, and diplomat 81
American lawyer, educator and politician 40
Robert Green Ingersoll
American lawyer, a Civil War veteran and politician 29
American lawyer and academic 29
American lawyer and statesman 23
American Lawyer 21
American lawyer and politician 20
American lawyer and author 19