"If you think aficionados of a living Constitution want to bring you flexibility, think again. You think the death penalty is a good idea? Persuade your fellow citizens to adopt it. You want a right to abortion? Persuade your fellow citizens and enact it. That's flexibility."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Antonin Scalia on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Antonin Scalia on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Antonin Scalia on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Antonin Scalia on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Antonin Scalia on Helen Keller
"If we're picking people to draw out of their own conscience and experience a 'new' Constitution, we should not look principally for good lawyers. We should look to people who agree with us. When we are in that mode, you realize we have rendered the Constitution useless."
"In a big family the first child is kind of like the first pancake. If it's not perfect, that's okay, there are a lot more coming along."