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In "King Henry VI, Part II," Shakespeare has Dick Butcher suggest to his fellow anti-establishment rabble-rousers, "The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers." That action may be extreme but a similar sentiment was expressed by Thomas K. Co

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You buy a judge by weight, like iron in a junk yard. A justice of the peace or a magistrate can be had for a five-dollar bill. In the municipal courts, he will cost you ten. In the circuit or superior courts, he wants fifteen. The state appellate

Frost Robert


A prisoner of war is a man who tries to kill you and fails, and then asks you not to kill him.

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Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest.

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What good is it if you talk in flowers, and they think in pastry?

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When in doubt, tell the truth.

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The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well-meaning but without understanding.

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You knew the job was dangerous when you took it, Fred.

Robert Frost





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And I suppose the little things are harder to get used to than the big ones. The big ones you get used to, you make up your mind to them. The little things come along unexpectedly, when you aren't thinking about them, aren't braced against them.
Zimmer Marion Bradley

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