"A good government implies two things first, fidelity to the objects of the government secondly, a knowledge of the means, by which those objects can be best attained."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Joseph Story on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Joseph Story on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Joseph Story on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Joseph Story on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Joseph Story on William Shakespeare
"Republics are created by the virtue, public spirit, and intelligence of the citizens. They fall, when the wise are banished from the public councils, because they dare to be honest, and the profligate are rewarded, because they flatter the people, in order to betray them."
"And it is no less true, that personal security and private property rest entirely upon the wisdom, the stability, and the integrity of the courts of justice."