Wisdom too often never comes, and so one ought not to reject it merely because it comes late
Quote by Felix Frankfurter
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...
Decisions of this Court do not have intrinsic authority
There can be no security where there is fear.
Old age and sickness bring out the essential characteristics of a man.
Freedom of the press is not an end in itself but a means to the...
It simply is not true that war never settles anything.
It is a fair summary of history to say that the safeguards of liberty have...
The ultimate touchstone of constitutionality is the Constitution itself and not what we have said...
The real rulers in Washington are invisible, and exercise power from behind the scenes.
We forget that the most successful statesmen have been professionals. Lincoln was a professional politician.
As a member of this court I am not justified in writing my private notions...
All our work, our whole life is a matter of semantics, because words are the...
Anybody can decide a question if only a single principle is in controversy.
The mode by which the inevitable is reached is effort.
The history of liberty has largely been the history of the observance of procedural safeguards
Gratitude is one of the least articulate of the emotions, especially when it is deep
The knowledge that something remains yet unenjoyed impairs our enjoyment of the good before us.
It is necessary, then, to cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing...
Gratitude is a sickness suffered by dogs.