Home Bemorecreative

Creative Quotations from . . .
William Blackstone
(1723-1780) born on
Jul 10
English jurist. He was the author of "Commentaries on the Laws of England," 4 vol., 1765-69, the best known description of the doctrines of English law.
         
   
F
Man was formed for society and is neither capable of living alone, nor has the courage to do it.

R
Time whereof the memory of man runneth not to the contrary.
A
It is better that ten guilty persons escape than that one innocent suffer.
N
That the king can do no wrong, is a necessary and fundamental principle of the English constitution.
K
The public good is in nothing more essentially interested than in the protection of every individual's private rights.
 
Be More Creative

Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
R: "Commentaries on the Laws of England," Bk. I, Ch. 18.
A: "Commentaries on the Laws of England," vol. 4, ch. 27, 1765-69.
N: 'Commentaries on the Laws of England," Bk. III, Ch. 17.
K: Commentaries on the Laws of England."
   


copyright 1996-2014 by Baertracks at bemorecreative.com