The law isn’t justice. It’s a very imperfect mechanism. If you press exactly the right buttons and are also lucky, justice may show up in the answer. A mechanism is all the law was ever intended to be.

Raymond Chandler (1888-1959) American novelist
The Long Goodbye (1953)
Added on 1-Feb-04 | Last updated 1-Feb-04
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