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Where quality is the thing sought after, the thing of supreme quality is cheap, whatever the price one has to pay for it.
Perhaps the most striking assault on the foundations of traditional liberties is a little-known case brought to the Supreme Court by the Obama administration, Holder v. Humanitarian Law Project.
Men are seldom more commonplace than on supreme occasions.
Presidents and speakers for over 100 years had tried to pass affordable care for all Americans. It was challenged over and over. The Supreme Court declared it constitutional.
Just because a majority of the Supreme Court declares something to be 'constitutional' does not make it so.
I believe a man is better anchored who has a belief in the Supreme Being.
James Cash Penney
To be a movie star, you have to carry a movie. And to carry a movie where you play the title role is the supreme example.
As far as I'm concerned, if there is a supreme being then He chose organic evolution as a way of bringing into existence the natural world... which doesn't seem to me to be necessarily blasphemous at all.
Even though Article IV of the Constitution says that treaties are the 'supreme law of the land', in most instances they're not even law.
Only in men's imagination does every truth find an effective and undeniable existence. Imagination, not invention, is the supreme master of art as of life.
In my first week as a U.S. senator, I had the privilege of participating in the Supreme Court confirmation hearing for Judge Sonia Sotomayor.
To realize life in the abstract as noble or beautiful or humane, to set it forth so with radiance upon it, that is civilization in the arts. Shakespeare is the chief modern example of this supreme faculty of mankind.
George Edward Woodberry
I have ventured to write more intimately about my personal life than is customary for a member of the Supreme Court, and with that candor comes a measure of vulnerability.
I used to buy into a former Supreme Court justice's argument that you can't scream fire in a crowded theater. Well, I think you can.
I made a supreme effort not to do that thing that parents do, which is to bore people without children to death by going on and on about how funny their children are, so there's none of that hopefully.
Every writer knows that unless you were born gifted with either supreme confidence or outsize ego, handing in your work holds, in some cases, admitted terror. If that's too strong, at least fairly high anxiety.
In the Pentagon Papers case, the government asserted in the Supreme Court that the publication of the material was a threat to national security. It turned out it was not a threat to U.S. security. But even if it had been, that doesn't mean that it couldn't be published.
The Supreme Court needs jurists, not politicians.
For Aristotle, habits reigned supreme. The behaviors that occur unthinkingly are the evidence of our truest selves.
I think the Supreme Court does have the authority, which is not used, to declare a blanket right for all people, all adults.
Well, I believe that when you are confirming a United States Supreme Court Justice, that it really isn't Democratic or Republican; it's American.
War is the supreme drama of a completely mechanized society.
Those in supreme power always suspect and hate their next heir.
The solicitor general is sometimes referred to as the 10th Supreme Court justice - a pretty important position.
It would be unthinkable in Canadian public life today for the public inauguration of our supreme political figures to be accompanied by prayer.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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