But how much nobler will be the sovereign's boast, when he shall have it to say, that he found law dear, and left it cheap ; found it a sealed book — left it a living letter ; found it the patrimony of the rich — left it the inheritance of the poor... The Parliamentary Debates - Page 247by Great Britain. Parliament - 1828Full view
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England - 1852
...patrimony of the rich — left it the inheritance of the poor ; found it the two-edged sword of fraud and oppression — left it the staff of honesty and the shield of iunocence '. And if for nothing else but to carry through all our courts the reform thus nobly commenced...