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Oliver Wendell Holmes


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"Set Every Threadbare Sail, and Give Her to the God of Storms, the Lightening and the Gale"
   are the closing lines of   
Old Ironsides by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Physician and poet, 1809-1894
Oliver Wendell Holmes
   was a/an   
Supreme Court Justice
Served on the court from 1902-1932; known for his concise and pithy opinions
Oliver Wendell Holmes
   is buried in   
Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA, USA
Oliver Wendell Holmes
   said   
"A Mind That is Stretched by a New Experience Can Never Go Back to Its Old Dimensions."
American jurist & author
Oliver Wendell Holmes
   said   
"A Moment's Insight is Sometimes Worth a Life’s Experience"
Author and Supreme Court Justice
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
   was appointed by   
Theodore Roosevelt
1902-1932; one of the most widely cited Justices of the Supreme Court
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
   was a/an   
Supreme Court Justice
Noted for his long service and for his concise opinions; oldest justice in the history of the Court






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