"My job is to interpret the law based on how the legislature and the court has done it and then, of course, to use our system of justice to develop some new legal tools and new concepts."
"I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five."Bill Scott on Steven Wright
"Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery."Bill Scott on Calvin Coolidge
"A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman."Bill Scott on Robert Frost
"Make crime pay. Become a lawyer."Bill Scott on Will Rogers
"Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it resides in the hearts and souls of the citizens."Bill Scott on Plato
"We're involved right now in some very significant legal battles and it would be the wrong thing for me to do to step out in the middle of those battles."