The Little Black Book of Lawyer's Wisdom - Tony Lyons

The Little Black Book of Lawyer's Wisdom

By Tony Lyons

  • Release Date: 2016-05-03
  • Genre: Quotations

Description

A compendium of quotations from great legal thinkers, including enlightenment philosophers, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, and others.

To be a lawyer or a politician or a judge, one must dedicate their lives to serving the public good. For anyone considering a career in law—or anyone interested in philosophy, politics, and/or government—herein you will find an entertaining and enlightening collection of legal wisdom from some of history’s greatest thinkers.

Words from renowned lawyers, judges, authors, politicians, philosophers, and preachers make up this diverse assortment of more than two hundred memorable quotations about justice, philosophy, crime, the life of a lawyer, landmark cases, and more.

Chapters include:Some Premises of the LawSociety, the Individual, and the LawThe Machinery of the LawThe Practice of LawLaw, Money, and PowerJustice and InjusticeCases and JudgmentsFreedom and CensorshipCrime and PunishmentAt the Expense of Lawyers: Quips, Jokes, and Scandalous Sayings