Clarence Darrow

United States lawyer famous for his defense of lost causes (1857-1938)

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Chase after truth like hell and you'll free yourself, even though you never touch its coat-tails.Rate it:
There is no such thing as justice--in or out of court.Rate it:
Physical deformity, calls forth our charity. But the infinite misfortune of moral deformity calls forth nothing but hatred and vengeance.Rate it:
As long as the world shall last there will be wrongs, and if no man objected and no man rebelled, those wrongs would last forever.Rate it:
At twenty a man is full of fight and hope. He wants to reform the world. When he is seventy he still wants to reform the world, but he know he can't.Rate it:
Calvin Coolidge was the greatest man who ever came out of Plymouth Corner, Vermont.Rate it:
Chase after the truth like all hell and you'll free yourself, even though you never touch its coat tails.Rate it:
Even if you do learn to speak correct English, whom are you going to speak it toRate it:
Even if you do learn to speak correct English, whom are you going to speak it to?Rate it:
He's the greatest man who ever came out of Plymouth, Vermont. -- On Calvin CoolidgeRate it:
I am a friend of the working man, and I would rather be his friend, than be one.Rate it:
I am an agnostic; I do not pretend to know what many ignorant men are sure of.Rate it:
I do not consider it an insult, but rather a compliment to be called an agnostic. I do not pretend to know where many ignorant men are sure--that is all that agnosticism means.Rate it:
I do not pretend to know where many ignorant men are sure-that is all that agnosticism means.Rate it:
I have never killed a man, but I have read many obituaries with a lot of pleasure.Rate it:
Just think of the tragedy of teaching children not to doubt.Rate it:
Liberty is the most jealous and exacting mistress that can beguile the soul and brain of man.Rate it:
None meet life honestly and few heroically.Rate it:
The first half of our life is ruined by our parents and the second half by our children.Rate it:
The first half of our lives is ruined by our parents and the last half by our children.Rate it:
The first half of our lives is ruined by our parents, and the second half by our children.Rate it:
The first half of our lives is ruined by our parents, and the second half by our children. If you lose the power to laugh, you lose the power to think.Rate it:
The law is a horrible business.Rate it:
The man who fights for his fellow-man is a better man than the one who fights for himself.Rate it:
The pursuit of truth shall set you free - even if you never catch up with it.Rate it:
The pursuit of truth will set you free; even if you never catch up with it.Rate it:
To think is to differ.Rate it:
True patriotism hates injustice in its own land more than anywhere else.Rate it:
We know life is futile. A man who considers that his life is of very wonderful importance is awfully close to a padded cell.Rate it:
When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President. Now I'm beginning to believe it.Rate it:
With all their faults, trade-unions have done more for humanity than any other organization of men that ever existed.Rate it:
You can only be free if I am free.Rate it:
You can only protect your liberties in this world by protecting the other man's freedom. You can only be free if I am free.Rate it:
You can protect your liberties in this world only by protecting the other man's freedom. You can be free only if I am free.Rate it:

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