"The law has no compassion. And justice is administered without compassion."
"I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five."Christopher Darden on Steven Wright
"Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery."Christopher Darden on Calvin Coolidge
"A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman."Christopher Darden on Robert Frost
"Make crime pay. Become a lawyer."Christopher Darden 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."Christopher Darden on Plato
"I did not think that I was angry, but clearly anger was reflected in my writing. I did not think that I had been affected emotionally, but it was clear from my writing that I was still very emotional about the trial some six months after it ended."
"In some ways I'm still recovering from the trial. My health is not as good as it ought to be. I've gone back to practicing law and it seems to have taken a toll for whatever reason."
"The events of the day inspired me to become a lawyer."