June 7: Songs

June 7

I want to be a star, I’m going to have a car
And you’ll have to admit, I’ll be rich as . . .
I’ll just sit and grin, the money will roll right in.
~Nirvana, “The Money Will Roll Right In”

A French maid, foreign chef,
A big house with king-size beds.
You had enough, you ship ‘em out
The dollar‘s up, down, you better buy the pound.
~AC/DC, “Money Talks“


Money Matters.05b

June 7: Songs and Poems

future 2mb

 June 7
Songs and Poems

Longing not so much to change things as to overturn them.
~Cicero, De Officiis (44 B.C.), II. 1.

Higher than the question of our duration is the question of our deserving. Immortality will come to such as are fit for it, and he would be a great soul in future must be a great soul now.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher, “Worship,” The Conduct of Life (1860)

June 7: Justice

June 7



The primary duty of a lawyer engaged in public prosecution is not to convict, but to see that justice is done.

~Canons of Professional Ethics, Canon 5 (1908)



He has obstructed the Administration of Justice, by refusing his Assent to Laws for establishing Judiciary powers.

He has made Judges dependent on his Will alone, for the tenure of their offices, and the amount and payment of their salaries.

He has combined with others to subject us to a jurisdiction foreign to our constitution, and unacknowledged by our laws; giving his Assent to their Acts of pretended Legislation: . . . For depriving us in many cases, of the benefits of Trial by Jury:

~List of Colonists’ Grievances against King George III, Declaration of Independence, July 4, 1776

law and lawyers 7x10 10mb