A precedent embalms a principle.
- Imannuel Kant – universal law "Act according to a maxim which can, at the same time, be valid as a universal law.—You must, therefore begin by looking at the subjective principle of your action. But to know whether this principle is also objectively valid, your reason must subject it to the test of conceiving yourself as giving universal law through this principle. If your maxim qualifies for a giving of…
- "It could well be that she is in the tradition… "It could well be that she is in the tradition of Clarence Thomas or Antonin Scalia, as the president has promised. The problem is that those of us who were looking for some tangible evidence of that have none, and we can't come out of the box supporting her." - Jan LaRue
- "In life, as in a football game, the principle… "In life, as in a football game, the principle to follow is:hit the line hard." - Theodore Roosevelt
- "That is part of the story. The story of Moses… "That is part of the story. The story of Moses is the only one that is part of Hebrew, Muslim and Christian tradition. It has a lot of meaning, especially today with what is happening in the Middle East." - Robert Halmi Sr