I do not pretend to know what many ignorant men are sure of.
Clarence Darrow (1857 - 1938)
Contributed by: Zaady
The law is a horrible business.
When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President; I beginning to believe it.
Source: Albert W. Daw Collection
The pursuit of truth shall set you free - even if you never catch up with it.
The objector and the rebel who raises his voice against what he believes to be the injustice of the present and the wrongs of the past is the one who hunches the world along.
Source: Speech, March 14, 1902
Oh Life: The first half is ruined by your parents, and the second half is ruined by your kids.
At twenty a man is full of fight and hope. He wants to reform the world. When he is seventy he still wants to reform the world, but he know he can't.
I am an agnostic; I do not pretend to know what many ignorant men are sure of.
Chase after the truth like all hell and you'll free yourself, even though you never touch its coat-tails.
The first half of our lives are ruined by our parents and the second half by our children.
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