Legal Quotes

Bob Ney #Food #Legal

In recent years personal injury attorneys and trial lawyers have attacked the food industry with numerous lawsuits alleging that these businesses should pay monetary damages to those who, of their own accord, consume too much of a legal, safe product.
Tony Campolo #Business #Government #Legal

Photo of Tony Campolo I propose that the government should get out of the business of marrying people and, instead, only give legal status to civil unions.
Melanie Brown #Amazing #Legal

I'm overly excited to finally announce this amazing global partnership deal back home with EMI Music. I know I have mentioned doing music in the past but for legal reasons I was not in a position to release any new music.
Wilhelm von Humboldt #Beauty #Legal

Coercion may prevent many transgressions but it robs even actions which are legal of a part of their beauty. Freedom may lead to many transgressions, but it lends even to vices a less ignoble form.
Georgios A. Papandreou #Government #Legal #Money

Unfortunately, corruption is widespread in government agencies and public enterprises. Our political system promotes nepotism and wasting money. This has undermined our legal system and confidence in the functioning of the state. One of the consequences is that many citizens don't pay their taxes.
Jordana Brewster #Car #Legal

Photo of Jordana Brewster People spend so much time in their cars, and it's a legal way to have fun by speeding a little bit or testing yourself a little bit, and you get to invest in your car. For some people, it becomes their baby.
Ron Wyden #Experience #Legal

Photo of Ron Wyden When I was 27 years old, I organized legal aid clinics to help low-income seniors. It was a life-altering experience.
Felix Adler #Knowledge #Legal

If you desire information on some point of law, you are not likely to ponder over the ponderous tomes of legal writers in order to obtain the knowledge you seek, by your own unaided efforts.
Steve Madden #Design #Legal

My strengths as a businessman lie in the design and sale of women's shoes, and I have never been comfortable with complicated or technical legal or business documents.
Ayn Rand #Government #Legal

Photo of Ayn Rand Potentially, a government is the most dangerous threat to man's rights: it holds a legal monopoly on the use of physical force against legally disarmed victims.
Joseph Ratzinger #Legal #Legal #Marriage #Marriage #Respect #Respect

We must have great respect for these people who also suffer and who want to find their own way of correct living. On the other hand, to create a legal form of a kind of homosexual marriage, in reality, does not help these people.
Neil Gaiman #Freedom #Legal

Photo of Neil Gaiman So the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is out there preserving and fighting for, and sometimes winning and sometimes losing, the fight for First Amendment rights in comics and, more generally, for freedom of speech.
Bobby Scott #Education #Legal

In the Brown decision, the United States Supreme Court unanimously struck down the legal and moral footing of racially segregated public education in this country.
Robert Louis Stevenson #Best #Legal

Compromise is the best and cheapest lawyer.
Frank Shorter #Education #Legal

Photo of Frank Shorter It is just called Continuing Legal Education. You can go to lectures, you can even listen to tapes on airplanes - they want you to stay current. So you do have to stay current to maintain your license even if you are not practicing.
Sienna Miller #Age #Legal

Photo of Sienna Miller I would often find myself, at the age of 21, at midnight, running down a dark street on my own with 10 men chasing me. And the fact they had cameras in their hands made that legal.
Roger Wicker #Intelligence #Legal

Photo of Roger Wicker Since 2001, the Patriot Act has provided the means to detect and disrupt terrorist threats against the U.S. Prior to enactment of the law, major legal barriers prevented intelligence, national defense, and law enforcement agencies from working together and sharing information.
Andrew Jackson #Business #Government #Legal

The duty of government is to leave commerce to its own capital and credit as well as all other branches of business, protecting all in their legal pursuits, granting exclusive privileges to none.
Harvey Weinstein #Amazing #Experience #Legal

Photo of Harvey Weinstein I remember when I took Quentin Tarantino with me to a very private screening of the documentary 'Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired,' which shows some of the legal irregularities of his case. I was involved by the film, and it was an amazing experience to see people weep at the end of it.
James Joyce #Age #Legal

I think a child should be allowed to take his father's or mother's name at will on coming of age. Paternity is a legal fiction.
Edward Felten #Legal

Vigorous enforcement of copyrights themselves is an important part of the picture. But I don't think that expanding the legal definition of copyright outside of actual copyright infringement is the right move.
Maria Cantwell #Legal

Photo of Maria Cantwell I think the issue is that Americans traveling abroad if gotten into legal problems should have access to a fair trial and an impartial tribunal.
Dick Durbin #Legal

Photo of Dick Durbin There is no room for legal hair-splitting when it comes to the humane treatment of detainees - not in a nation founded on the rule of law and respect for human rights.
Lee Greenwood #Legal

Photo of Lee Greenwood But if we get to the point where more people do not believe in a God than who do believe in God, we will have a hollow legal system - we will have something without heart.
Michael McCaul #Legal

Photo of Michael McCaul Meth is too easy to make, and unfortunately right now all the ingredients need to make this highly addictive drug are legal and readily available to those who want to cook it up and sell it to our children.