Great Legal Quote of the Day: Cicero

“The more laws, the less justice.” —Marcus Tullius Cicero, De Officiis, 44 B.C. Sources: http://rationalargumentator.com/issue30/Cicero.html https://mises.org/blog/cicero-justice-law-and-liberty http://tinyurl.com/jgv7opy http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/cicero/a/CiceroQuotes.htm

Great Legal Quote of the Day: Massachusetts Declaration of Rights

“All men are born free and equal, and have certain natural, essential, and unalienable rights; among which may be reckoned the right of enjoying and defending their lives and liberties; that of acquiring, possessing, and protecting property; in fine, that of seeking and obtaining their safety and happiness.” —-Massachusetts Declaration of Rights, Article I (1780). Sources: https://malegislature.gov/Laws/Constitution http://press-pubs.uchicago.edu/founders/print_documents/v1ch1s6.html http://teachingamericanhistory.org/library/document/massachusetts-declaration-of-rights/

Great Legal Quote of the Day: Theodore Roosevelt

“No man is above the law, and no man is below it.” ― Theodore Roosevelt, Third Annual Message to Congress, December 7, 1903 Sources: http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=29544 http://millercenter.org/president/roosevelt/speeches/speech-3775 https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/t/theodorero118459.html http://www.bartleby.com/206/17.html