It must take account of what it decrees for today in order that today may not paralyze tomorrow.
Quote by Felix Frankfurter
Felix Frankfurter Quotes
It is anomalous to hold that in order to convict a man the police cannot...
Freedom of the press is not an end in itself but a means to the...
All our work, our whole life is a matter of semantics, because words are the...
Fragile as reason is and limited as law is as the institutionalized medium of reason,...
The history of liberty has largely been the history of the observance of procedural safeguards
Litigation is the pursuit of practical ends, not a game of chess.
As a member of this court I am not justified in writing my private notions...
Gratitude is one of the least articulate of the emotions, especially when it is deep.
It simply is not true that war never settles anything.
I don't like a man to be too efficient. He's likely to be not human...
It is a fair summary of history to say that the safeguards of liberty have...
Gratitude is one of the least articulate of the emotions, especially when it is deep
Wisdom too often never comes, and so one ought not to reject it merely because...
The mode by which the inevitable is reached is effort.
Judicial judgment must take deep account of the day before yesterday in order that yesterday...
Decisions of this Court do not have intrinsic authority
I came into the world a Jew, and although I did not live my life...
Old age and sickness bring out the essential characteristics of a man.
The history of liberty has largely been the history of the observance of procedural safeguards.
Answers are not obtained by putting the wrong question and thereby begging the real one.