Going to trial with a lawyer who considers your whole life-style a Crime in Progress is not a happy prospect.
(Hunter S. Thompson (b. 1939), U.S. journalist. letter to The Champion, repr. In Songs of the Doomed (1991). The Champion (July 1990).
The Champion is a publication of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.)
(Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822-1893), U.S. president. Diary and Letters of Rutherford Birchard Hayes: Nineteenth President of the United States, vol. II, p. 585, ed. Charles Richard Williams, The Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society, 5 vols. (1922-1926), Hayes to Sophia Birchard Hayes (June 11, 1865).
Written to his mother on getting out of the army.)