More From Lionel Trilling
- "We who are liberal and progressive know that the poor are our equals in every sense except that of being equal to us."
- "The poet may be used as a barometer, but let us not forget that he is also part of the weather."
- "Probably it is impossible for humor to be ever a revolutionary weapon. Candide can do little more than generate irony."
More In Legal
- "Lawyers are the first refuge of the incompetent."― Aaron Allston
- "Together with a team of financial and legal experts I have spent months exploring all possible alternatives to bankruptcy but to no avail."― Shane Filan
- "You can’t just lecture the poor that they shouldn’t riot or go to extremes. You have to make the means of legal redress available."― Harold H. Greene