Thurgood Marshall Quotes

You do what you think is right and let the law catch up.

Thurgood Marshall
Thurgood Marshall
  • Born: July 2, 1908
  • Died: January 24, 1993
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Judge

Thurgood Marshall was an American lawyer, serving as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from October 1967 until October 1991. Marshall was the Court's 96th justice and its first African-American justice. Prior to his judicial service, he successfully argued several cases before the Supreme Court, including Brown v. Board of Education.