Famous Quotes

 

(001) "The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits." -- Albert Einstein

 

(002) "Decency, security and liberty alike demand that government officials shall be subjected to the same rules of conduct that are commands to the citizen. In a government of laws, existence of the government will be imperiled if it fails to observe the law scrupulously. Our Government is the potent, the omnipresent teacher. For good or for ill, it teaches the whole people by its example. Crime is contagious. If the Government becomes a lawbreaker, it breeds contempt for law; it invites every man to become a law unto himself; it invites anarchy." -- Justice Louis Brandeis in Olmstead v. United States, 277 U.S. 438, 485 (1928)

 

(003) "Never give in. Never give in. Never, never, never, never--in nothing, great or small, large or petty--never give in, except to convictions of honor and good sense. Never yield to force. Never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy." -- Winston Churchill 1941

 

(004) "Any people anywhere, being inclined and having the power, have the right to rise up, and shake off the existing government, and form a new one that suits them better. This is a most valuable - a most sacred right - a right, which we hope and believe, is to liberate the world." -- Abraham Lincoln

 

(005) "Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough." -- Abraham Lincoln

 

(006) "How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg." -- Abraham Lincoln

 

(007) "The best way to get a bad law repealed is to enforce it strictly." -- Abraham Lincoln

 

(008) We are entitled to fundamental civil rights!  They include:

        Freedom of speech

        Freedom of religion

        Right to privacy

        Right to assembly

        Right to petition the government

        Right to bear arms

        Right to due process

        Free of unreasonable searches and seizures

        Free of cruel and unusual punishments