Law is merely the expression of the will of the strongest for the time being, and therefore laws have no fixity, but shift from generation to generation
Quote by Henry Brooks Adams
Law And Lawyers Quotes
Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the...
There is no such thing as an underestimate of average intelligence.
A friend in power is a friend lost.
The work of internal government has become the task of controlling the thousands of fifth-rate...
Against them make ready your strength to the utmost of your power, including steeds of...
No man likes to have his intelligence or good faith questioned, especially if he has...
I tell you the solemn truth, that the doctrine of the Trinity is not so...
Young men have a passion for regarding their elders as senile
No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean
You can't use tact with a Congressman! A Congressman is a hog! You must take...
The effect of power and publicity on all men is the aggravation of self, a...
Some day science may have the existence of mankind in power, and the human race...
It is impossible to underrate human intelligence - beginning with one's own.
Politics are a very unsatisfactory game.
I am an anarchist in politics and an impressionist in art as well as a...
Politics, as a practice, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.
Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.
Commencement oratory must eschew anything that smacks of partisan politics, political preference, sex, religion or...
In politics stupidity is not a handicap.
When you perserve progressive thoughts they might become conservative