Quotation by Ralph Waldo Emerson

The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and angle of contingency, and qualifies all his qualifications, but who throws himself on your part so heartily, that he can get you out of a scrape.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. "Power," The Conduct of Life (1860).
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