Jurists Quotes


Jurists say that a capital crime submerges all lesser crimes; and so it is with faith. Its absurdity makes all petty difficultiesvanish. Soren Kierkegaard

The poets began drifting away from churches as the jurists grew louder and more insistent. Barbara Brown Taylor

Brett Kavanaugh is a brilliant, brilliant judge and one of the most-distinguished conservative jurists in the country. Donald Verrilli Jr.

I just don't think we think about jurists as rock stars or great thinkers, particularly in the political world. Dahlia Lithwick

It is galling to see such mendacious hypocrites as Kennedy and Biden at the Senate Judiciary Committee sitting in judgment on distinguished jurists. Conrad Black

The judges of England have rarely been original thinkers or great jurists. Many have been craftsmen rather than creators. Patrick Devlin, Baron Devlin

The Supreme Court needs jurists, not politicians. Timothy Noah

Justice too long delayed is justice denied. Martin Luther King, Jr.

But what sin is to the moralist and crime to the jurist so to the scientific man is ignorance. Frederick Soddy

There is much to be said for having an experienced international jurist who is entirely unconnected with the allied invaders, on the tribunal. Saddam Hussein

...as our friend Zach has often noted, in our days those who do the best for astronomy are not the salaried university professors, but so-called dillettanti, physicians, jurists, and so forth.Lamenting the fragmentary time left to a professor has remaining after fulfilling his teaching duties. Carl Friedrich Gauss

A philosophy which speaks, even indirectly, only to philosophers is no philosophy at all; and I think the same is true if it speaks only to scientists, or only to jurists, or priests, or any other special class. Abraham Kaplan

Islamic tradition is full of examples of supporting the autonomy of women and the empowerment of women. Very few people know that in Islamic history there have been well over two thousand women jurists. Khaled Abou El Fadl

Architects should be educated, skillful with the pencil, instructed in geometry, know much history, have followed the philosophers with attention, understand music, have some knowledge of medicine, know the opinions of the jurists, and be acquainted with astronomy and the theory of the heavens Marcus Vitruvius Pollio

The error arises from the learned jurists deceiving themselves and others, by asserting that government is not what it really is, one set of men banded together to oppress another set of men , but, as shown by science, is the representation of the citizens in their collective capacity. Leo Tolstoy

The Holy Scriptures surpass in efficaciousness all the arts and all the sciences of the philosophers and jurists; these, though good and necessary to life here below, are vain and of no effect as to what concerns the life eternal. Martin Luther

My sense is that jurists from other nations around the world understand that our court occupies a very special place in the American system, and that the court is rather well regarded in comparison, perhaps, to their own. Sandra Day O'Connor

We must come to see with the distinguished jurist of yesterday that "justice too long delayed is justice denied." Martin Luther King, Jr.

The inquiries of the jurist are in truth prosecuted much as inquiry in physic and physiology was prosecuted before observation had taken the place of assumption. Henry James Sumner Maine

Under the Providence of God, our means of education are the grand machinery by which the 'raw material' of human nature can be worked up into inventors and discoverers, into skilled artisans and scientific farmers, into scholars and jurists, into the founders of benevolent institutions, and the great expounders of ethical and theological science. Horace Mann



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