Weekly Law Quotes


“They make laws as they are needed; a new law for each emergency. They are unfettered by precedent in the administration of justice. Customs have been handed down by ages of repetition, but the punishment for ignoring a custom is a matter for individual treatment by a jury of the culprit’s peers, and I may say that justice seldom misses fire, but seems rather to rule in inverse ratio to the ascendency of law. In one respect at least the Martians are a happy people; they have no lawyers.” A Princess of Mars (John Carter) Edgar Rice Burroughs (Check in weekly for more Law Quotes brought to you by Murphy, Bantz & Bury)





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