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A good lawyer is a bad neighbor.
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French Proverb

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A judge is a law student who grades his own papers.
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H. L. Mencken

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A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.
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Herbert Spencer

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A jury too often has at least one member more ready to hang the panel than to hang the traitor.
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Abraham Lincoln

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A lawyer is a gentlemen that rescues your estate from your enemies and then keeps it to himself.
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Lord Henry P. Brougham

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A lawyer starts life giving $500 worth of law for $5 and ends giving $5 worth for $500.
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Benjamin Brewster

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A lawyer with his briefcase can steal more than a hundred men with guns.
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Mario Puzo

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A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman.
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Robert Frost

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An unjust law is itself a species of violence. Arrest for its breach is more so.
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Mahatma Gandhi

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Anybody who thinks talk is cheap should get some legal advice.
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Franklin P. Jones

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Bad laws are the worst form of tyranny.
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Edmund Burke

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Christianity is part of the Common Law of England.
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Matthew Hale

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Curse on all laws, but those that love has made.
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Alexander Pope

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Every law is an infraction of liberty.
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Jeremy Bentham

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Fish die when they are out of water, and people die without law and order.
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The Talmud

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Fools and obstinate men make lawyers rich.
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Proverb

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God works wonders now and then; Behold a lawyer, an honest man.
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Benjamin Franklin

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Good laws make it easier to do right and harder to do wrong.
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William E. Gladstone

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Good men must not obey the laws too well.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson

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He is no lawyer who cannot take two sides.
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Charles Lamb

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He who goes to law for a sheep loses his cow.
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Spanish Proverb

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Here lies one believe it if you can, who thought an attorney, was a honest man.
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Epitaph

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I haven't committed a crime. What I did was fail to comply with the law.
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David Dinkins

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I say, break the law.
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Henry David Thoreau

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I think we may class the lawyer in the natural history of monsters.
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John Keats

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun