Louis D. Brandeis Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old louis d. brandeis quotes, louis d. brandeis sayings, and louis d. brandeis proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Behind every argument lies someone's ignorance.      

Louis D. Brandeis

Those who won our independence believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty.     

Louis D. Brandeis

If you would only recognize that life is hard, things would be so much easier for you.     

Louis D. Brandeis

Those who won our independence believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty.     

Louis D. Brandeis

The world presents enough problems if you believe it to be a world of law and order; do not add to them by believing it to be a world of miracles.     

Louis D. Brandeis

Most of the things worth doing in the world had been declared impossible before they were done.     

Louis D. Brandeis

Behind every argument is someone's ignorance.     

Louis D. Brandeis

Organization can never be a substitute for initiative and for judgment.     

Louis D. Brandeis

There are no shortcuts in evolution.     

Louis D. Brandeis

Ownership has been separated from control; and this separation has removed many of the checks which formerly operated to curb the misuse of wealth and power.     

Louis D. Brandeis

History is not life, but since only life makes history, the union of the two is obvious.     

Louis D. Brandeis

Men long for an afterlife in which there apparently is nothing to do but delight in heaven's wonders.     

Louis D. Brandeis

The most important political office is that of the private citizen.     

Louis D. Brandeis

There is a spark of idealism within every individual which can be fanned into flame and bring forth extraordinary results.     

Louis D. Brandeis

There is a spark of idealism within every individual which can be fanned into flame and bring forth extraordinary results.     

Louis D. Brandeis

The best of wages will not compensate for excessively long working hours which undermine heath.     

Louis D. Brandeis