John Marshall

John
Marshall
1755
1835

American Jurist, Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court

Author Quotes

The law does not expect a man to be prepared to defend every act of his life which may be suddenly and without notice alleged against him.

Indeed, in a free government almost all other rights would become worthless if the government possessed power over the private fortune of every citizen.

To listen well is as powerful a means of communication and influence as to talk well.

The power to tax is the power to destroy.

A corporation is an artificial being, invisible, intangible, and existing only in contemplation of law.

Author Picture
First Name
John
Last Name
Marshall
Birth Date
1755
Death Date
1835
Bio

American Jurist, Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court