[Law] is one part justice to nine parts expediency. Who needs it.
Nobody’s ever satisfied until they’ve been dead a good week.
People of character don’t allow the environment to dictate their style.
Unemployed writers have muses. Employed writers just sweat.
Kinsey Millhone is a female Sam Spade; a thorough professional, a loner, clear-headed and unsentimental.
I find the scientific mind horrendous. All those brains and not a moral imperative between them.
A woman can do anything she wants as long as she doesn’t do anything she wants! She can go anywhere she likes as long as she stays put!
My husband believed that all women who want to should be free, equal, independent, creative, well informed, and lead stimulating, interesting lives. Except me.
Fortunately, like all good things, Christmas Day does come to an end.
No mass appeal. Ergo no profit. Ergo no use. The current World Credo.
A lawyer’s relationship to justice and wisdom is on a par with a piano tuner’s relationship to a concert. He neither composes the music, nor interprets it-he merely keeps the machinery running.
A man’s home is his castle, and his wife is the janitor