"Even those who, like me, believe that Roe v. Wade and the decisions elaborating on reproductive rights were constitutionally correct must recognize that, for many on the right, the sudden and relatively sloppily reasoned character of the abortion rulings... did real damage to the Court's reputation as a relatively neutral arbiter of legal disputes."
"I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five."Laurence Tribe on Steven Wright
"Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery."Laurence Tribe on Calvin Coolidge
"A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman."Laurence Tribe on Robert Frost
"Make crime pay. Become a lawyer."Laurence Tribe 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."Laurence Tribe on Plato
"There are a lot of things that fit on a bumper sticker in terms of either liberty or equality or progress that when made more concrete just don't pan out."