Quote of the Day 12-4-14 (Ambrose Bierce)

Posted: December 4, 2014 in Humor, Quotations
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Bierce“There is no fallacy so monstrous, no deduction so hideously unrelated to common sense, as not to receive somewhere in the myriad pages of the awful compilation a support that any judge in the land would be proud to recognize with a decision if ably persuaded. I do not say that the lawyers are altogether accountable for the existence of this mass of disastrous rubbish . . . they only create and thrust it down our throats; we are guilty of contributory negligence by not biting the spoon.”

–Ambrose Bierce, “Some Features of the Law”

  1. sjhigbee says:

    Hear, hear! *thumping the table and stamping my feet in approval*


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