An unjust law is itself a species of violence. Arrest for its breach is more so. Now the law of nonviolence says that violence should be resisted not by counter-violence but by nonviolence. This I do by breaking the law and by peacefully submitting to arrest and imprisonment.
• A true lawyer is one who places truth and service in the first place and the emoluments of the profession in the next place only
• Facts mean truth, and once we adhere to truth, the law comes to our aid naturally
• Lawyers will, as a rule, advance quarrels instead of repressing them. Moreover, men take up that profession, not in order to help others out of their miseries, ...