"I think the issue is that Americans traveling abroad if gotten into legal problems should have access to a fair trial and an impartial tribunal."
"I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five."Maria Cantwell on Steven Wright
"Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery."Maria Cantwell on Calvin Coolidge
"A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman."Maria Cantwell on Robert Frost
"Make crime pay. Become a lawyer."Maria Cantwell 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."Maria Cantwell on Plato
"Dr. King's leadership reaffirmed the promise of our democracy: that everyday people, working together, have the power to change our government and our institutions for the better."