If the First Amendment means anything, it means that a state has no business telling a man, sitting alone in his house, what books he may read or what films he may watch.Thurgood Marshall
None of us got where we are solely by pulling ourselves up by our bootstraps. We got here because somebody - a parent, a teacher, an Ivy League crony or a few nuns - bent down and helped us pick up our boots.Thurgood Marshall
Our whole constitutional heritage rebels at the thought of giving government the power to control men's minds.Thurgood Marshall
Sometimes history takes things into its own hands.Thurgood Marshall
Today's Constitution is a realistic document of freedom only because of several corrective amendments. Those amendments speak to a sense of decency and fairness that I and other Blacks cherish.Thurgood Marshall
was a famous American jurist,
who was born on
July 2, 1908. As a person born on this date, Thurgood Marshall is listed in our database as the 3rd
most popular celebrity for the day (July 2) and the 5th most popular for the year (1908).
People born on July 2
fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab.
Thurgood Marshall is the 142nd most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Thurgood Marshall's birthday, Thurgood Marshall is the 995th most famous American.
In general, Thurgood Marshall ranks as the 1699th
most popular famous person of all time.
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