Watergate showed more strengths in our system than weaknesses... The whole country did take part in quite a genuine sense in passing judgment on Richard Nixon.

— Archibald Cox

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I confess that I cannot understand how we can plot, lie, cheat and commit murder abroad and remain humane, honorable, trustworthy and trusted at home.


Through the centuries, men of law have been persistently concerned with the resolution of disputes in ways that enable society to achieve its goals with a minimum of force and maximum of reason.


... true civil disobedience ... compels the state to resort to power.


A great many college graduates come here thinking of lawyers as social engineers arguing the great Constitutional issues.


Whether ours shall be a government of laws and not of men is now for Congress and ultimately the American people.


What can you or I do? Alone, almost nothing.

Yet one person - you alone - can make the difference. . . . The failure of just one person to join, to participate, to do whatever he or she can - your failure or my failure - may mean that there is just one too few to win the fight for sanity, and so leave the world on the road to destruction. Each of us, all of us, must do what we can.