It is a fair summary of history to say that the safeguards of liberty have been forged in controversies involving not very nice people.
Quote by Felix Frankfurter
Felix Frankfurter Quotes
I don't like a man to be too efficient. He's likely to be not human...
Gratitude is one of the least articulate of the emotions, especially when it is deep
The history of liberty has largely been the history of the observance of procedural safeguards
Wisdom too often never comes, and so one ought not to reject it merely because...
Decisions of this Court do not have intrinsic authority
The ultimate touchstone of constitutionality is the Constitution itself and not what we have said...
It simply is not true that war never settles anything.
Anybody can decide a question if only a single principle is in controversy.
Gratitude is one of the least articulate of the emotions, especially when it is deep.
It must take account of what it decrees for today in order that today may...
As a member of this court I am not justified in writing my private notions...
Litigation is the pursuit of practical ends, not a game of chess.
It is a wise man who said that there is no greater inequality than the...
There can be no security where there is fear.
The mode by which the inevitable is reached is effort.
The mark of a truly civilized man is confidence in the strength and security derived...
It is a fair summary of history to say that the safeguards of liberty have...
Don't forget your history nor your destiny
The architecture of a story can be a little bit different if it's a true...
The men who make history have not time to write it
Liberty cannot be preserved without general knowledge among the people.