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There is a higher court than courts of justice
and that is the court of conscience.
It supersedes all other courts.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Related topics: Values

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.
- Albert Einstein

Flag desecration is not a constitutional issue for the courts.
It is a political one that belongs to the people.
- Larry Craig

Historically courts in this country have been insulated.
We do not look beyond our borders for precedents.
- Sandra Day O'Connor

 

Once a week we go to juvenile hall and talk to boys there.
Just go and spend a day in the juvenile courts.
- Lisa Bonet

Well, there is an attorney-client privilege here that needs to be respected,
and it's a privilege that has been found to be worthy
of protection by our courts.
- Alberto Gonzales

Since the conception of our country,
America has held that parents,
not schools, teachers, and certainly not courts,
hold the primary responsibility of educating their children.
- John Doolittle

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The decisions of law courts should never be printed:
in the long run,
they form a counter authority to the law.
- Denis Diderot

When the judges shall be obliged to go armed,
it will be time for the courts to be closed.
- Stephen J. Field

The foolish and cruel notion that a wife is to obey
her husband has sent more women to the grave than to
the courts for a divorce.
- Lemuel K. Washburn

So my attorneys brought litigation in the U.S.
federal courts.
The judge ruled in our favor.
- Jeremy Rifkin

There are not enough jails, not enough police,
not enough courts to enforce a law not supported by the people.
- Hubert H. Humphrey

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.
- Adolf Loos

It's been sanctioned by the courts, and I accept that.
- Gary Gilmore

Beauty is nature's brag, and must be shown in courts,
at feasts, and high solemnities, where most may wonder at the workmanship.
- John Milton

The courts are truly the least dangerous of the three
branches of our government.
- William Weld

I deplore the need or the use of troops anywhere
to get American citizens to obey
the orders of constituted courts.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

My obligation as president, and what I promise the country,
is that the courts will be able to do their job free of all pressure.
- Ricardo Lagos

However, I keep reminding them that this issue is not
a new issue that has come out for this election.
This issue has been in the courts for two years and two months now.
- Sibel Edmonds

We the people are the rightful masters
of both Congress and the courts,
not to overthrow the Constitution
but to overthrow the men who pervert the Constitution.
- Abraham Lincoln

If only people who are ideologically committed to a
particular outcome argued to the courts,
the law would be worse off.
- Charles Fried

Let them show me a cottage where there are not the
same vices of which they accuse the courts.
- Lord Chesterfield

The time has come for justice at the ballot box,
and justice in the courts, and justice in the legislative halls,
and justice in the governor's office.
- John Jay Hooker

A new constitution should be more amendable.
A needlessly confusing system of courts should be altered
to produce an arrangement that would be simple,
responsible, and less awkward.
- Charles Edison

The place to find the explanation for the liberal-activist
mindset of the courts is in the political arena.
- Stockwell Day

True justice is not a matter of courts and law books,
but of a commitment in each of us to liberty and mutual respect.
- Jimmy Carter

If the courts are making the decisions,
it matters who the judge is and, of course,
people are concerned with what is the bottom line.
- John Harrison

But the courts have dismissed the lawsuits against me and Lee Brown.
- David Dinkins

No player can become accustomed to New York's climate in August in a few days.
The playing conditions, the courts in New York and
France are very different.
- Helen Wills Moody

And we made decisions on each of those matters which
were ultimately upheld by the courts.
- Lloyd Cutler

Fortunately, the courts discharged me every time after
they understood what I had done.
- Alain Robert

I love judges, and I love courts.
They are my ideals, that typify on earth what we shall
meet hereafter in heaven under a just God.
- William Howard Taft

I spent time in, like, criminal courts,
and covering murder trials for papers.
- Kurt Loder

The book of female logic is blotted all over with tears,
and Justice in their courts is forever in a passion.
- William Makepeace Thackeray

Courts of law, and all the paraphernalia and folly
of law cannot be found in a rational state of society.
- Robert Owen

The courts are as a stage, people love to see attractive players.
- Anna Kournikova

While even pornography is protected as free speech,
the courts have consciously undermined religious speech
and freedom of religion for years.
- Ernest Istook

You can no more bridle passions with logic than you
can justify them in the law courts.
Passions are facts and not dogmas.
- Alexander Herzen

The left has chosen the courts as a major battlefield over social issues.
- Rod Parsley

You will read in the newspaper more often about federal courts,
but the law that affects people, the trials that affect
human beings are by and large in the state courts.
- Stephen Breyer

I'm a little skeptical about using the Constitution this way,
but I also believe marriage is between a man and a
woman and that the courts shouldn't legislate this matter.
- Pete Coors

Young lawyers attend the courts, not because they have business there,
but because they have no business.
- Washington Irving

The Supreme Court and courts in general have been usurping
the role of the legislative branch of government.
- Todd Akin

The courts are using the First Amendment to attack religion,
when they should be using it to protect religion.
- Ernest Istook

For almost twenty years, abortion policy in America
has been controlled by the courts.
- Robert Casey

They know, the courts know, the people know that they
have no way of changing the results as it affects them.
- Kenneth Blackwell

The marketplace can handle this.
The laws are there.
The courts have shown a consistent ability to find
a balance between copyright owners and copyright users.
- Hilary Rosen

Congress should pass legislation to remove from the
federal courts their jurisdiction to hear these outrageous
challenges to the Ten Commandments and the Pledge of Allegiance.
- Phyllis Schlafly

CBS exhausted the Texas courts.
They went from the trial court to the intermediate
court to the highest court.
- Floyd Abrams

Materialist philosophies that treat human beings as
machines or animals possess the high ground in our culture -
academia,
the most powerful media and many of our courts.
- Marvin Olasky

We should go forward in courts and Congress with investigations
into post-9/11 interrogations and the decisions leading to them.
- Christine Pelosi

That the decision is taken away from the voters,
and as in 2000 turned over to the lawyers and the courts.
- John Fund

And it is no less true, that personal security and
private property rest entirely upon the wisdom,
the stability, and the integrity of the courts of justice.
- Joseph Story

The law is constantly based on notions of morality,
and if all laws representing essentially moral choices
are to be invalidated under the due process clause,
the courts will be very busy indeed.
- Byron White

Unless you have a perception of who you are as a lawyer,
you will never be at ease in dealing with legal matters,
clients, or courts.
But if you know who you are and why you're there,
all you need is the expertise and the information.
- Samuel Dash

Realizing that they can't get their agenda across:
against religious liberty,
against a culture of life, they can't get those issues
across through the legislature,
as people respond and their elected officials represent them,
so they attempt to do it through the courts.
- Rod Parsley

God doesn't go to jail for the pound of weed you got
caught going over the Laredo with -
even though he apparently has the knowledge,
power, and care to prevent it - you go to jail.
God passes go and the courts collect two hundred dollars.
- Stephen Evans

The courts of this country should not be the places
where resolution of disputes begins.
They should be the places where the disputes end after
alternative methods of resolving disputes have been considered and tried.
- Sandra Day O'Connor

The question at the end of the day was,
the courts having found there was no defense,
a producer about to go to jail, should CBS in effect
tell the producer go to jail even though there is no
law at all that we can use to get you out of jail?
- Floyd Abrams

We want to continue the efforts against domestic violence
and spread the drug courts,
and develop real effective means of providing treatment
for drug abusers without having to have them arrested.
- Janet Reno

Lying under oath, and encouraging lies under oath,
does go to the very heart and soul of what courts do.
If we say we don't care, let's forget about courts,
and we'll just have other ways of figuring out how to handle disputes.
- Kenneth Starr

The antitrust litigation currently in the federal courts in the U.S.
against Monsanto will be the test case in the life sciences,
just as the Microsoft case was the test case in the information sciences.
- Jeremy Rifkin

So sometimes the facts are good and sometimes the facts are bad,
the important thing from the point of view of a principle
as broad and important as freedom of speech is that
the courts articulate and set forth in a very protective
way what those principles are.
- Floyd Abrams

When the courts decide that murderers,
rapists, and others who maliciously break our social
contract deserve health care that most working Americans can't afford,
they are condemning good people to death.
- Tammy Bruce

The stopping of the Judicial courts,
had been blended,
in the minds of some people, with the redress of grievances
considered only as a mode of awakening the attention of the legislature.
- George Richards Minot

The courts cannot garnish a father's salary,
nor freeze his account, nor seize his property on behalf of his children,
in our society.
Apparently this is because a kid is not a car or a couch or a boat.
- June Jordan

The two major things that changed the makeup of all
professional sports are money generated by television
and courts that players went to in order to win their freedom as free agents.
- Will McDonough

"Empathy" is the latest code word for liberal activism,
for treating the Constitution as malleable clay to
be kneaded and molded in whatever form justices want.
It represents an expansive view of the judiciary in
which courts create policy that couldn't pass the legislative branch or,
if it did, would generate voter backlash.
- Karl Rove

I find it difficult to believe that God would want
us to strip the courts of their powers to interpret the laws of this land,
albeit with the divergent opinions.
I shudder that my colleagues do not understand the
dynamics of the Federal judiciary.
- Alcee Hastings

Most high courts in other nations do not have discretion,
such as we enjoy, in selecting the cases that the high court reviews.
Our court is virtually alone in the amount of discretion it has.
- Sandra Day O'Connor

Men who are not given any voice in this because of
the secret nature of the courts,
what they're left with is dressing up ridiculously,
but at least using humour to try and draw attention to their kids.
- Bob Geldof


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