Lawyer Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
He is no lawyer who cannot take two sides.
– Charles Lamb
A good lawyer is a bad Christian.
– John Lothrop Motley
If the laws could speak for themselves, they would complain of the lawyers in the first place.
If there wasn’t a penalty for laughing in court, the jury would never be able to hear the evidence.
A countryman between two lawyers is just like a fish between two cats.
– Benjamin Franklin
A lawyer without books would be like a workman without tools.
– Thomas Jefferson
This is a court of law, young man, not a court of justice. It’s not how innocent you are but how you put your case. (jurisprudence)
America is the paradise of lawyers.
– Justice David J. Brewer
A good lawyer is a great liar.
No brilliance is required in law, just some common sense and relatively clean fingernails.
– John Mortimer