"The real rulers in Washington are invisible, and exercise power from behind the scenes."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Felix Frankfurter on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Felix Frankfurter on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Felix Frankfurter on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Felix Frankfurter on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Felix Frankfurter on Booker T. Washington
"Old age and sickness bring out the essential characteristics of a man."
"Freedom of the press is not an end in itself but a means to the end of achieving a free society."
"To some lawyers, all facts are created equal."
"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."