“Law is the harmony of the world.” – Richard Hooker, 16th Century English theologian.

“Lawyers I suppose were children once.” – Charles Lamb

“In law, nothing is certain but the expense.” – Samuel Butler

“A verbal contract isn’t worth the paper its printed on.” – Samuel Goldwyn

“I cannot believe that a republic could hope to exist at the present time, if the influence of lawyers in public business did not increase in proportion to the power of the people.” – Alexis de Tocqueville

“Law never is, but is always about to be.” – Benjamin Cardozo

“Lawyers know life practically. A bookish man should always have them to converse with.” – Samuel Johnson

“The purpose of law is to prevent the strong from always having their way.” – Ovid