"Testimony should be a philosophical problem and not limited to legal or historical contexts where it refers to the account of a witness who reports what he has seen."
"I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five."Paul Ricoeur on Steven Wright
"Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery."Paul Ricoeur on Calvin Coolidge
"A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman."Paul Ricoeur on Robert Frost
"Make crime pay. Become a lawyer."Paul Ricoeur 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."Paul Ricoeur on Plato
"This is perhaps the most profound meaning of the book of Job, the best example of wisdom."
"Wisdom finds its literary expression in wisdom literature."