American legal scholar, Court of Appeals judge
Billings Learned Hand was an American jurist, lawyer, and judicial philosopher. He served as a federal trial judge on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York from 1909 to 1924 and as a federal appellate judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit from 1924 to 1951.
Learned Hand Quotes
Life is made up of constant calls to action, and we seldom have time for more than hastily contrived answers.
The spirit of liberty is the spirit which is not too sure that it is right.