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: http://tinyurl.com/jhcaun8 http://tinyurl.com/hwk7t3b http://law2.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/FTrials/happylawyers/thehappyquotes.html http://ggreen.com/just-for-fun/famous-quotes-in-law