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Charles Evans Hughes

American,  Judge
Total Quotes : 14
Good Always Himself

A man has to live with himself, and he should see to it that he always has good company.

- Charles Evans Hughes

Law Appeals Brooding

Dissents are appeals to the brooding spirit of the law, to the intelligence of another day.

- Charles Evans Hughes

Law Number Cases

In a number of cases dissenting opinions have in time become the law.

- Charles Evans Hughes

Work Hard Worry Hours

I believe in work, hard work, and long hours of work. Men do not breakdown from overwork, but from worry and dissipation.

- Charles Evans Hughes

Worry Men Die

Men do not die from overwork. They die from dissipation and worry.

- Charles Evans Hughes

Government Lesson Begins

The first lesson in civics is that efficient government begins at home.

- Charles Evans Hughes

Breath Individual Controls

While democracy must have its organization and controls, its vital breath is individual liberty.

- Charles Evans Hughes

Law Deal Relating

When we deal with questions relating to principles of law and their applications, we do not suddenly rise into a stratosphere of icy certainty.

- Charles Evans Hughes

United States Factory Ever

The United States is the greatest law factory the world has ever known.

- Charles Evans Hughes

Freedom Lose Right

When we lose the right to be different, we lose the privilege to be free.

- Charles Evans Hughes

Constitution Liberty Say

We are under a Constitution, but the Constitution is what the judges say it is, and the judiciary is the safeguard of our property and our liberty and our property under the Constitution.

- Charles Evans Hughes

Country Controls Courses

Publicity is a great purifier because it sets in action the forces of public opinion, and in this country public opinion controls the courses of the nation.

- Charles Evans Hughes

War Power Successfully

The power to wage war is the power to wage war successfully.

- Charles Evans Hughes

Criminals Made Should

War should be made a crime, and those who instigate it should be punished as criminals.

- Charles Evans Hughes