Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
Former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. was an American jurist who served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from 1902 to 1932, and as Acting Chief Justice of the United States from January–February 1930.
Born: March 8, 1841, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: March 6, 1935, Washington, D.C., United States
Spouse: Fanny Bowditch (m. 1872)
Children: Dorothy Upham
A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.
The life of the law has not been logic but experience.
Taxes are the price we pay for a civilized society.