"People talk of me as being the inventor of the legal thriller."
"I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five."Scott Turow on Steven Wright
"Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery."Scott Turow on Calvin Coolidge
"A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman."Scott Turow on Robert Frost
"Make crime pay. Become a lawyer."Scott Turow 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."Scott Turow on Plato
"Widespread public access to knowledge, like public education, is one of the pillars of our democracy, a guarantee that we can maintain a well-informed citizenry."
"I count myself as one of millions of Americans whose life simply would not be the same without the libraries that supported my learning."
"Libraries function as crucial technology hubs, not merely for free Web access, but those who need computer training and assistance. Library business centers help support entrepreneurship and retraining."