Sol Wachtler Quote
As quoted in: N.Y. Daily News, 31 January 1985
Born: April 29, 1930 (age 88)
Bio: Solomon Wachtler is a lawyer and politician from New York. He was Chief Judge of the New York Court of Appeals from 1985 to 1993. Known for the remark, A marriage license should not be viewed as a license for a husband to forcibly rape his wife with impunity, Wachtler was a key figure in making spousal rape a criminal offense.
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“Logic is a feeble reed, friend. Logic proved that airplanes can't fly and that H-bombs won't work and that stones don't fall out of the sky. Logic is a way of saying that anything which didn't happen yesterday won't happen tomorrow.”