Where the law ends tyranny begins.
Author: Henry Fielding (1707-1754)
Profession: British Novelist, Dramatist
Where the law is uncertain there is no law.
Where there is no law there is no transgression.
Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian
Where there is no law, but every man does what is right in his own eyes, there is the least of real liberty.
Author: Henry M. Robert
Who thinks the law has anything to do with justice? It's what we have because we can't have justice.
Author: William Mcilvanney
Written laws are like spider's webs; they will catch, it is true, the weak and the poor, but would be torn in pieces by the rich and powerful.
Author: Anacharsis (600 BC)
Profession: Scythian Philosopher
Young lawyers attend the courts, not because they have business there, but because they have no business.
Author: Washington Irving (1783-1859)
Profession: American Author