|"It is not the function of our government to keep the citizen from falling into error; it is
the function of the citizen to keep the government from falling into error."
--Justice Robert H. Jackson
Frank Herbert: "Laws to suppress tend to strengthen what they would prohibit. This is the fine point on which all the legal
professions of history have based their job security."
The big question to ask about proposals for new laws and policies is not whether they sound reasonable, but what
damage they can do when they are used unreasonably." -Thomas Sowell
"If the policy of the government upon vital questions affecting the whole people is to be fixed by decisions of the supreme
Court, then the people will have ceased to be their own rulers."
--Abraham Lincoln, First Inaugural Address, March 4, 1861:
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