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Judges . . . rule on the basis of law, not public opinion, and they should be totally indifferent to pressures of the times.

Warren E. Burger

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4 days ago

Concepts of justice must have hands and feet or they remain sterile abstractions. The hands and feet we need are efficient means and methods to carry out justice in every case in the shortest possible time and at the lowest possible cost.

Warren E. Burger

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4 days ago

There are not enough jails, not enough policemen, not enough courts to enforce a law not supported by the people.

Hubert Humphrey

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4 days ago

Only in a police state is the job of a policeman easy.

Orson Welles

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4 days ago

When you're a lawman and you're dealing with people, you do a whole lot better if you go not so much by the book but by the heart.

Andy Griffith

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4 days ago

The contempt for law and the contempt for the human consequences of lawbreaking go from the bottom to the top of American society.

Margaret Mead

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4 days ago

Wherever a Knave is not punished, an honest Man is laugh'd at.

Sir George Savile

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4 days ago

As a heterosexual ballet dancer, you develop a thick skin.

Ronald Reagan

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4 days ago

Petty laws breed great crimes.

Quida

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4 days ago

Members of society must obey the law because they personally believe that its commands are justified.

David Bazelon

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Thieves respect property. They merely wish the property to become their property that they may more perfectly respect it.

G. K. Chesterton

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4 days ago

[When a victimless criminal] is treated as an enemy of society, he almost necessarily becomes one. Forced into criminal acts, immersed in underworld-related supply networks, and ever-conscious of the need to evade the police, his outlooks as well as behavior become more and more anti-social.

Edwin M. Schur

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4 days ago

And heaven knows I took the blows and did it my way.

Frank Sinatra

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4 days ago

You've got to rattle your cage door. You've got to let them know that you're in there, and that you want out. Make noise. Cause trouble. You may not win right away, but you'll sure have a lot more fun.

Florynce Kennedy

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4 days ago

The first duty of government is to protect the citizen from assault. Unless it does this, all the civil rights and civil liberties in the world aren't worth a dime.

Richard Viguerie

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4 days ago

As the honey bees land on flowers and fruits, to sip nectar from that for producing honey; it shows its nature. Similarly, sober and qualified figures, follow visionary subjects and objects, to beautify and purify its vision; it mirrors intellect.

Ehsan Sehgal

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5 days ago

When a friend is going through a difficult stormy time in their life, try to be the rainbow that makes them smile.

RJ Intindola

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5 days ago

But with respect to future debt; would it not be wise and just for that nation to declare in the constitution they are forming that neither the legislature, nor the nation itself can validly contract more debt, than they may pay within their own age, or within the term of 19 years.

Thomas Jefferson

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5 days ago

The conscious and intelligent manipulation of the organized habits and opinions of the masses is an important element in democratic society.

Edward L. Bernays

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5 days ago

Tyrion Lannister: It’s easy to confuse what is with what ought to be, especially when what is has worked out in your favor.

Game of Thrones, Season 6

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5 days ago

THE LIFE OF THE POOR MAN IS EITHER MISERABLY LONG OR TRAGICALLY SHORT- RAS CARDO

RICARDO(RAS CARDO)SCOTT B.A., M.S.R, J.D.

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6 days ago

The flower more attracts when it fragrances; thus, it qualifies its nature; similarly, when one, who waves the beauty and pliancy of words in the talking; it venerates and idolizes its character and attitude.

Ehsan Sehgal

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6 days ago

Ack Acka Dak Dak Daka Ack

Fred flintstone

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6 days ago

TO ALL WHO WITH INTENT TO STEAL MY WORKS, KNOW THIS:- I WILL SHARE THE TRUTH WHICH YOU CANNOT STEAL, BECAUSE IT SHINES LIKE THE SUN OVER US ALL. ONLY A FOOLISH DOG BARKS AT A FLYING BIRD. I AM RAS CARDO FROM TRENCH TOWN.

RICARDO(RAS CARDO)SCOTT B.A., M.S.R, J.D.

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6 days ago

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