Benjamin Cardozo - Quotes

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Freedom of expression is the matrix, the indispensable condition, of nearly every other form of freedom. ---->>>

Justice is not to be taken by storm. She is to be wooed by slow advances. ---->>>

Law never is, but is always about to be. ---->>>

The prophet and the martyr do not see the hooting throng. Their eyes are fixed on the eternities. ---->>>

The risk to be percieved defines the duty to be obeyed. ---->>>

Method is much, technique is much, but inspiration is even more. ---->>>

I take judge-made law as one of the existing realities of life. ---->>>

Membership in the bar is a privilege burdened with conditions. ---->>>

Prophecy, however honest, is generally a poor substitute for experience. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: May 24, 1870
Die: 07-09, 1938
Occupation: Judge

Benjamin Nathan Cardozo (May 24, 1870 – July 9, 1938) was an American lawyer and jurist who served on the New York Court of Appeals and later as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. Cardozo is remembered for his significant influence on the development of American common law in the 20th century, in addition to his philosophy and vivid prose style (wikipedia)