Quote from Erwin N. Griswold 

"The privilege against self-incrimination is one of the great
landmarks in man's struggle to make himself civilized...
The Fifth is a lone sure rock in time of storm ... a symbol of the
ultimate moral sense of the community, upholding the best in us."

Quote by:
Erwin N. Griswold
(1904-1994) Solicitor General of the United States (1967-1973), Dean of Harvard Law School (1946-1967), member of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, President of the American Bar Foundation (1971-1974)
Bookmark and Share  

Get a Quote-A-Day!
Liberty Quotes sent to your mail box.

More Quotations

Quotes & Quotations - Send This Quote to a Friend

© 1998-2005 Liberty-Tree.ca