Terms Of Service
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Terms Of Service
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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I have a loyalty that runs in my bloodstream, when I lock into someone or something, you can't get me away from it because I commit that thoroughly. That's in friendship, that's a deal, that's a commitment. Don't give me paper - I can get the same lawyer who drew it up to break it. But if you shake my hand, that's for life.
Your attitude will go a long way in determining your success, your recognition, your reputation and your enjoyment in being a lawyer.
The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian all the stupidity.
I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five.
But the person who scored well on an SAT will not necessarily be the best doctor or the best lawyer or the best businessman. These tests do not measure character, leadership, creativity, perseverance.
William Julius Wilson
We'll have a sales leader go run engineering. A lawyer go run business development. A business development leader go run our consumer operations. We're going to train a generalist group of leaders who know how to learn and operate in collaboration teamwork. I think that's the future of leadership.
John T. Chambers
Make crime pay. Become a lawyer.
Being a lawyer is not merely a vocation. It is a public trust, and each of us has an obligation to give back to our communities.
A lawyer with his briefcase can steal more than a hundred men with guns.
I want to be a lawyer, a dancer, an actress, a mother, a wife, a children's author, a distance runner, a poet, a pianist, a pet store owner, an astronaut, an environmental and humanitarian activist, a psychiatrist, a ballet teacher, and the first woman president.
The leading rule for the lawyer, as for the man of every calling, is diligence.
Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
Extemporaneous speaking should be practiced and cultivated. It is the lawyer's avenue to the public. However able and faithful he may be in other respects, people are slow to bring him business if he cannot make a speech.
For me, being a lawyer means to help those in need.
A lawyer without history or literature is a mechanic, a mere working mason; if he possesses some knowledge of these, he may venture to call himself an architect.
I'm not a politician. I'm not a lawyer. I'm just a country boy.
If you can manipulate news, a judge can manipulate the law. A smart lawyer can keep a killer out of jail, a smart accountant can keep a thief from paying taxes, a smart reporter could ruin your reputation- unfairly.
Compromise is the best and cheapest lawyer.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Finding a good barber is like finding a good lawyer - you gotta go to the same guy.
In the old days, you would have one lawyer to handle everything: speeding tickets, buying a house, contracts, litigation, real estate, copyrights, leasing, entertainment, intellectual property, forensic accounting, criminal offenses... the list goes on. Now, you have to have a separate lawyer for each one of those categories!
Everyone wants to say they hate lawyers, and yet I've never met a parent who didn't want their kid to be a lawyer.
When I came to Johannesburg from the countryside, I knew nobody, but many strangers were very kind to me. I then was dragged into politics, and then, subsequently, I became a lawyer.
The power of the lawyer is in the uncertainty of the law.
Discipline is part of my professional training as a lawyer.
It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason, and justice tell me I ought to do.
I'm so free-spirited. Everyone has a me inside them: that loud girl that just wanna go, 'Ayyyy!' No matter if you a doctor, a lawyer, a teacher, it comes out.
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