Lawyer Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
A lawyer without books would be like a workman without tools.
– Thomas Jefferson
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 good lawyer is a great liar.
No brilliance is required in law, just some common sense and relatively clean fingernails.
– John Mortimer
It is always the best policy to tell the truth, unless, of course, you are an exceptionally good liar.
– Jerome Klapka Jerome
A lawyer with his briefcase can steal more than a hundred men with guns.
– Mario Puzo, The Godfather