Lawyer Quotes and Sayings

Sometimes even lawyers need lawyers.

A lawyer with his briefcase can steal more than a hundred men with guns.
– Mario Puzo, The Godfather

A lawyer is a learned gentleman who rescues your estate from your enemies and keeps it himself.
– Henry Peter Brougham

Where there is a will, there is a lawsuit.

If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Charles Dickens


A good lawyer is a bad neighbor.
– French Proverb

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)

Submitted by: nana

Judge – A law student who marks his own examination papers.
– Henry Louis Mencken

A countryman between two lawyers is just like a fish between two cats.
Benjamin Franklin

He is no lawyer who cannot take two sides.
– Charles Lamb

If there wasn’t a penalty for laughing in court, the jury would never be able to hear the evidence.


If the laws could speak for themselves, they would complain of the lawyers in the first place.

A good lawyer is a bad Christian.
– John Lothrop Motley

It is always the best policy to tell the truth, unless, of course, you are an exceptionally good liar.
– Jerome Klapka Jerome

A good lawyer is a great liar.

Submit A Quote

Copyright © 2006-2018 - All rights reserved. Home | Blog | Contact Us | FAQ | Privacy Policy | Submit A Quote