"Freedom of the press is not an end in itself but a means to the end of achieving a free society."
"Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged."Felix Frankfurter on Ronald Reagan
"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."Felix Frankfurter on Nelson Mandela
"If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom."Felix Frankfurter on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do."Felix Frankfurter on Robert A. Heinlein
"Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err."Felix Frankfurter on Mahatma Gandhi
"Old age and sickness bring out the essential characteristics of a man."
"To some lawyers, all facts are created equal."
"The real rulers in Washington are invisible, and exercise power from behind the scenes."
"The mark of a truly civilized man is confidence in the strength and security derived from the inquiring mind."
"Wisdom too often never comes, and so one ought not to reject it merely because it comes late."