William O Douglas Quotes

William O Douglas quotations
Quote of the Day | Puzzles |

Quotes by

William O Douglas

At the constitutional level where we work, 90 percent of any decision is emotional. The rational part of us supplies the reasons for supporting our predilections.
William O Douglas quote

Common sense often makes good law.
William O Douglas quote

If discrimination based on race is constitutionally permissible when those who hold the reins can come up with 'compelling' reasons to justify it, then constitutional guarantees acquire an accordionlike quality.
William O Douglas quote

No patent medicine was ever put to wider and more varied use than the Fourteenth Amendment.
William O Douglas quote

Marriage is a coming together for better or for worse, hopefully enduring, and intimate to the degree of being sacred.
William O Douglas quote

Since when have we Americans been expected to bow submissively to authority and speak with awe and reverence to those who represent us?

William O Douglas quote

The Constitution is not neutral. It was designed to take the government off the backs of people.
William O Douglas quote

Tell the FBI that the kidnappers should pick out a judge that Nixon wants back.
William O Douglas quote


US legal expert, 1898 - 1980

 1 2 Next

William O Douglas Keywords

Expert, Legal
Tick  Play Sudoku and 30 Other Puzzles Online >>>
Buy Great Items at Amazon:
© Know The Web Ltd 2013  |   Help  |   Advertise  |   Links  |  Web Design

Quotes & Authors

Author Quotes: A - Z
Celebrity quotes Business quotes Sports quotes Famous quotes Political quotes Funny quotes Inspiring quotes Movie quotes Silly quotes
Lists Browse Search Fictional Characters Ideas Popular Quotes Favorite Quotes Job / Occupation Keywords Topics Lyrics My Salary
Web    www.saidwhat.co.uk