Great Legal Quote of the Day: Alan Dershowitz

“There is no perfect justice, just as there is no absolute in ethics. But there is perfect injustice, and we know it when we see it.” — Alan Dershowitz, Letters to a Young Lawyer, 2001. Sources:

Great Legal Quote of the Day: Joseph Story

“[The law] is a jealous mistress, and requires a long and constant courtship. It is not to be won by trifling favors, but by lavish homage.” – Joseph Story, U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Discourse Pronounced upon the Inauguration of the Author As Dane Professor of Law at Harvard University, August 26, 1829.   Sources:

Great Legal Quote of the Day: William Penn

“People are more afraid of the laws of man than of God, because their punishment seems to be nearest.” —-William Penn, Some Fruits of Solitude In Reflections And Maxims, 1682. Sources: