Sotomayor called Thomas her "friend" and spoke at length about his "kindness" and "care" for the people in the court.
"I suspect I have probably disagreed with him more than with any other justice, that we have not joined each other's opinions more than anybody else," said Sotomayor. "He is a man who cares deeply about the court as an institution, about the people who work there.
"I think we share a common understanding about people and kindness toward them," she added. "That's why I can be friends with him and still continue our daily battle over our difference of opinions in cases."
At last, 2 people with very different views that can respect each other as human beings. The country should learn from this
Wonderful article and positive contribution cutworm!
Thanks a ton.
I always like seeing this kind of thing, especially in this day and age.
- Ginsberg and Scalia:
- Reagan and Tip:
RESPECT FOR OTHER'S IS PRIORITY IN LIFE. IMO, EVEN IF YOU DON'T AGREE.
SCALIA & RUTH ARE/WERE PRIME EXAMPLE'S OF THAT. I'D STAKE MY LIFE ON THE FACT THAT THEY NEVER NAME-CALLED EACH OTHER, IN A DEROGATORY MANNER. NAME-CALLING IS A GOOD SIGN OF DISRESPECT...IMO