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“We are all little in the sight of Al...

“We are all little in the sight of Almighty God, and without Him we can do nothing. But thanks be to God, He is the One Who makes something out of nothing.” -Fr. William Casey, Making a Holy Lent: 40 Meditations to Prepare You for the Church’s Holiest Season
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“God can redeem our past. It is quite...

“God can redeem our past. It is quite mysterious how He can take any terrible thing and make something far more beautiful out of it than we ever could have imagined.” -Julie Onderko, Discover Your Next Mission from God
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“If Jesus Christ is our way, let us n...

“If Jesus Christ is our way, let us not walk in the ways of the world. Let us enter into the narrow gate through which He walked.” -Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet, Meditations for Lent
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“Fatherhood and motherhood are themse...

“Fatherhood and motherhood are themselves a particular proof of love; they make it possible to discover love’s extension and original depth.” -St. John Paul II, Letter to Families
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State Bar Examiners Do Away With Mental Health Question On Bar Exam Application

This is an important change that will eliminate a barrier to mental health treatment.
Tags: Law, Virginia, Mental Health, Law Schools, Quote Of The Day, Bar Exams, Catherine Woodcock


“If I want to be an orthodox Christia...

“If I want to be an orthodox Christian and believe that the Bible is infallible, I have to be a Catholic and believe that the Church also has that divine gift. Church and Scripture go together, like body and soul.” -Peter Kreeft, Forty Reasons I Am a Catholic
Tags: Church, Religion, Catholic, Quote Of The Day, Peter Kreeft, Christia


Kamala Harris Has Smoked Weed And Wants To Legalize It

'I think it gives a lot of people joy and we need more joy in this world,' the presidential candidate said amid laughter.
Tags: Law, Government, Marijuana, Kamala Harris, Quote Of The Day, Election 2020


“My Jesus, although we are accused da...

“My Jesus, although we are accused daily of being fools, let the vision of Quiet Dignity standing before Monstrous Injustice give us all the courage to be your followers.” -Mother Angelica, Praying with Mother Angelica
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Awful Advice On How To Show Companies That Your Law Firm Is ‘Diverse’

Pushing all minority associates into the same practice area isn't a good look.
Tags: Law, Racism, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, Partner Issues, Minority Issues, Vivia Chen, Labor / Employment, Diversity and Inclusion


“The beauty of the sacrament of Penan...

“The beauty of the sacrament of Penance is that whenever you confess your sins to the best of your ability and the best of your memory — when you don’t hold anything back and you are truly sorry and you have a firm purpose of amendment — you always leave the confessional with that confident assurance of God’s complete forgiveness.” -Fr. William Casey, Making a Holy Lent: 40 Meditations to Prepare You for the Church’s Holiest Season
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Many Lawyers Will Be Getting Screwed This Tax Season

You can probably kiss that refund check you were hoping for goodbye.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Tax Law, Quote Of The Day, Ben Williams, Tax Refunds, Tax Cuts and Jobs Act


“A man must make friends with God, wh...

“A man must make friends with God, who is so often seen as an obstacle or a hindrance. It is a man’s very destiny and purpose to accomplish God’s work and to be with Him forever.” -Fr. Peter Michael Henry, The Mentor’s Handbook: How to Form Boys Into Inspiring and Capable Men
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Advice On How To Make Partner At A Biglaw Firm From Someone Who Made The Jump

Being a good lawyer counts, but so does being nice.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, Partner Issues, Brandon Moseberry


“Let us, then, without further delay ...

“Let us, then, without further delay open our eyes, the eyes of our body and the eyes of our intelligence, with Jesus Christ. As we ‘put on’ Jesus Christ let us wed ourselves to His mind and His heart.” –A.G. Sertillanges, What Jesus Saw from the Cross
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Best Law School In The Country Finally Adds More Gender-Neutral Restrooms

Students lobbied for three years before these changes were made.
Tags: Law, Law Schools, Quote Of The Day, Yale Law School, The Jabot, Gender-Neutral Restrooms, Hannah Hussey


“God never costs too dear, however mu...

“God never costs too dear, however much we pay for Him. Rejoice in the hope of possessing Him, for He is one day to be Yours.” –St. John of Avila, Finding Confidence in times of Trial 
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Without Her Robe, Female Judge Was Often Mistaken For Assistant

Assumptions like this only contribute to sexism in the legal profession.
Tags: Florida, Law, Sexism, Courts, Women's Issues, Quote Of The Day, State Judges, The Jabot, Brownwyn Miller


The Impact Of #MeToo On Biglaw Lateral Partner Moves

No firm wants to hire a lateral partner only to find out they've been accused of harassment.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, MeToo, Natasha Innocenti


FYI Biglaw Associates: Now Is The Time To Do Financial Planning

Don't you think it's time to get your financial life in order?
Tags: Money, Law, Student Loans, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, Don, BDF, Associate Advice, Justin Peacock


Black Biglaw Partner Isn’t Buying Into The Latest In-House BS On Law Firm Diversity

He says these claims from the in-house world are 'viewed as empty PR ploys, devoid of any real measures of accountability.'
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Law Firm Diversity, Quote Of The Day, In-House Counsel, Don Prophete


“To attribute what we have to God, wh...

“To attribute what we have to God, where the credit belongs; to say, ‘God is good,’ when we are praised; to use our talents and abilities not for our own glory but for the glory of God: this is the positive practice of humility.” -Fr. Philip E. Dion, The Handbook of Spiritual Perfection
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“Good Shepherd, Bread of Truth

“Good Shepherd, Bread of Truth Lord Jesus, show Your clemency. May You feed us, may You guard us, May You let us see good things In our homeland eternally.” –St Thomas Aquinas, The Aquinas Prayerbook
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Judge Tells Notorious Serial Killer He Would’ve Been A ‘Good Lawyer’

Ted Bundy could've been great in a courtroom as an attorney, but he turned into a defendant instead.
Tags: Crime, Law, Netflix, Courts, Law Schools, Quote Of The Day, Ted Bundy, Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes, Judge Edward D. Cowart


“Only in prayer do we make direct con...

“Only in prayer do we make direct contact with that ultimate Teacher and Maker of all Truths, and that is why it should undergird all our studies.” -Dr. Kevin Vost, How to Think Like Aquinas
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“The main reason we should imitate th...

“The main reason we should imitate the saints is that they all became saintly by imitating Christ. It is Christ, first and foremost, whom they help us imitate, by showing how a life centered on Christ is possible anywhere in the world at any time in history.” -Dr. Kevin Vost, How to Think Like Aquinas: The Sure Way to Perfect Your Mental Powers.
Tags: Religion, Christ, Quote Of The Day, Aquinas, Kevin Vost