A man walking along the beach one day finds a bottle. He rubs it and out pops a genie.
“I will grant you three wishes,” said the genie. “But there’s a
The genie replied, “Every time you make a wish, every lawyer in the world will receive double the wish you were granted.”
“Well, I can live with that - no problem!” replied the elated man.
“What’s your first wish?” asked the genie.
“Well, I’ve always wanted a Ferrari!”
POOF! A Ferrari appeared in front of the man.
“Now every lawyer in the world has TWO Ferraris,” said the genie.
“I’d love a million dollars,” replied the man.
POOF! One million dollars appeared at his feet.
“Now every lawyer in the world has TWO million dollars,” said the genie.
“Well, that’s okay, as long as I’ve got my million,” replied the man.
“What is your third and final wish?”
The man thought long and hard, and finally said, “Well, you know, I’ve always
wanted to donate a kidney!”
Agree, for the law is costly. - William Camden
Whenever law ends, tyranny begins. - John Locke
Position is nine-tenths of the law. - Archie Bunker
Generosity is the flower of justice. - Nathaniel Hawthorne
I don't want tea, I want justice! - Ally Carter
A lawsuit helps keep lawyers clothed. - Unknown
All children are essentially criminal. - Denis Diderot
OK, if you can get an indepartial judge. - Archie Bunker
99% of lawyers give the rest a bad name. - Steven Wright
Law cannot persuade where it cannot punish. - Thomas Fuller
In law, nothing is certain but the expense. - Samuel Butler
A government of law is a government of lawyers. - Saying
Judge, could I, waddya call, encroach the bench? - Archie Bunker
The genie can't be pushed back into the bottle. - David N Leff
A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman. - Robert Frost
The law must be stable, but it must not stand still. - Roscoe Pound
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. - Martin Luther King Jr.
Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers. - Voltaire
Whoever called it necking was a poor judge of anatomy. - Groucho Marx
Justice is a law of nature rarely found in human affairs. - Unknown
Canada is the homeland of equality, justice and tolerance. - Kim Campbell
The innkeeper loves the drunkard, but not for a son-in-law. - Yiddish Proverb
People hasten to judge in order not to be judged themselves. - Albert Camus
What a cage is to the wild beast, law is to the selfish man. - Herbert Spencer
Injustice is relatively easy to bear; what stings is justice. - H L Mencken
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music. - Groucho Marx
There is no distinctly American criminal class - except Congress. - Mark Twain
Death is not the end. There remains the litigation over the estate. - Ambrose Bierce
Inside every hardened criminal beats the heart of a ten-year-old boy. - Homer Simpson
A lawyer with his briefcase can steal more than a hundred men with guns. - Mario Puzo
If you have ten thousand regulations you destroy all respect for the law. - Winston Churchill
The only thing a lawyer won't question is the legitimacy of his mother. - WC Fields
It took me a long time not to judge myself through someone else's eyes. - Sally Field
Marriage is really tough because you have to deal with feelings and lawyers. - Richard Pryor
Humour is based on a modicum of truth. Ever heard a joe-k about a father-in-law? - Dick Clark
On Valentine's Day, I wired flowers for my mother-in-law, but she found the fuse. - Milton Berle
If a man dies and leaves his estate in an uncertain condition, the lawyers become his heirs. - Edgar Watson Howe
Law enforcement cannot succeed without the sustained, and informed, interest of all citizens. - Lyndon B Johnson
If the laws could speak for themselves, they would complain of the lawyers in the first place. - George Savile
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges. - Anatole France
We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Shakespeare said pretty well everything and what he left out, James Joyce, with a judge from meself, put in. - Brendan Behan
The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind, the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian all the stupidity. - Arthur Schopenhauer
Whenever men take the law into their own hands, the loser is the law. And when the law loses, freedom languishes. - Robert Kennedy
There are not enough jails, not enough policemen, not enough courts to enforce a law not supported by the people. - Hubert H Humphrey
Man's capacity for justice makes democracy possible, but man's inclination to injustice makes democracy necessary. - Reinhold Niebuhr
Englishmen learn Christ's law best in English. Moses heard God's law in his own tongue; so did Christ's apostles. - John Wycliffe
Justice, sir, is the great interest of man on earth. It is the ligament which holds civilized beings and civilized nations together. - Daniel Webster
Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid. - Albert Einstein
There is only one categorical imperative: Act only according to that maxim by which you can at the same time will that it should become universal law. - Immanuel Kant
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