judges quotes

In Italy the censor is very old and there are many judges and psychiatrists who analyse you.Dario Argento

Judges must beware of hard constructions and strained inferences, for there is no worse torture than that of laws.Francis Bacon

You never know when you lose a case whether it was because the facts were against you, or because the judges had already made up their minds, or if you could have done something differently.David Boies

The major networks, the cable networks, they're being prosecutors. They're judges and jurors and executioners. Well, c'mon, that's ridiculous. But they're doing it.Ray Bradbury

If the public can't see justice being done, or afford the costs of justice, then the entire system becomes little more than a cozy club solely for the benefit of judges, lawyers and their lackeys, a sort of care in the community for the upper middle classes.Heather Brooke

The world at large does not judge us by who we are and what we know; it judges us by what we have.Joyce Brothers

Unfortunately, what many people forget is that judges are just lawyers in robes.Tammy Bruce

Judges need to restrict themselves to the proper resolution of the case before them. They need to avoid the temptation to set broad policy.Mike DeWine

Judges are the weakest link in our system of justice, and they are also the most protected.Alan Dershowitz

Well, I'm not sure, but of one thing I am certain: History judges one differently than contemporary observers, and so I think that as time passes, I hope that not me personally so much, but our administration will be seen for some of the things that we accomplished.David Dinkins

There is no dispute that judges need a pay raise.Robert Duncan

As soon as I got up on that stage, and I remembered how welcoming and warming the judges, their presence is, and it was just all uphill from there.James Durbin

When the judges shall be obliged to go armed, it will be time for the courts to be closed.Stephen J. Field

Privatizing bits of the prison industry was a step in the right direction, but what we didn't have - until recently - were proper instruments for incentivizing the judiciary. That's what the 'kids for cash' judges were apparently experimenting with.Thomas Frank

Now, I - for several years while I was researching this book, I felt quite obsessed by thoughts about sentencing, punishment, how judges arrive at their decisions.Helen Garner

We do not judge great art. It judges us.Caroline Gordon

One of the litmus tests for judicial conservatism is the idea of judicial restraint - that courts should give substantial deference to the decisions of the political process. When Congress and the president enact a law, conservatives generally say, judges should avoid 'legislating from the bench.'Jeff Greenfield

I can't read music. Instead, I'd do stuff inside the piano, do harmonics and all kinds of crazy things. They used to put me in these annual piano contests down at Long Beach City College, and two years in a row, I won first prize - out of like 5,000 kids! The judges were like, 'Very interesting interpretation!' I thought I was playing it right.Eddie Van Halen

Half of figure skating is opinion, convincing judges.Scott Hamilton

No matter how badly senators want to know things, judicial nominees are limited in what they may discuss. That limitation is real, and it comes from the very nature of what judges do.Orrin Hatch