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
We forget that the most successful statesmen have been professionals. Lincoln was a professional politician.
The mode by which the inevitable is reached is effort.
To some lawyers, all facts are created equal.
Decisions of this Court do not have intrinsic authority
The history of liberty has largely been the history of the observance of procedural safeguards
Freedom of the press is not an end in itself but a means to the...
There can be no security where there is fear.
Anybody can decide a question if only a single principle is in controversy.
Old age and sickness bring out the essential characteristics of a man.
Gratitude is one of the least articulate of the emotions, especially when it is deep
I don't like a man to be too efficient. He's likely to be not human...
The ultimate touchstone of constitutionality is the Constitution itself and not what we have said...
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.
The history of liberty has largely been the history of the observance of procedural safeguards.
The mark of a truly civilized man is confidence in the strength and security derived...
As a member of this court I am not justified in writing my private notions...
It is anomalous to hold that in order to convict a man the police cannot...
My ignorance of science is such that if anyone mentioned copper nitrate I should think...
Anarchism has but one infallible, unchangeable motto, 'Freedom.' Freedom to discover any truth, freedom to...