"Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery."
"I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five."Calvin Coolidge on Steven Wright
"A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman."Calvin Coolidge on Robert Frost
"Make crime pay. Become a lawyer."Calvin Coolidge on Will Rogers
"Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it resides in the hearts and souls of the citizens."Calvin Coolidge on Plato
"People are getting smarter nowadays they are letting lawyers, instead of their conscience, be their guide."Calvin Coolidge on Will Rogers
"Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not the world is full of educated failures. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent."
"No enterprise can exist for itself alone. It ministers to some great need, it performs some great service, not for itself, but for others or failing therein, it ceases to be profitable and ceases to exist."
"I have found it advisable not to give too much heed to what people say when I am trying to accomplish something of consequence. Invariably they proclaim it can't be done. I deem that the very best time to make the effort."
"After all, the chief business of the American people is business. They are profoundly concerned with producing, buying, selling, investing and prospering in the world."
"Perhaps one of the most important accomplishments of my administration has been minding my own business."