Justice Scalia -
-2012 CNN interview
On why he became a lawyer: "I had an Uncle Vince -- most Italians have an Uncle Vince -- who was a lawyer. And he seemed to have a good life so I thought I'd give it a shot. And it turns out it was what I loved. Don't do it if you don't love it, it's not the most exciting profession unless you love the process, you love words."
--Remarks before Woodrow Wilson Center, March 14, 2005
"What is a 'moderate' interpretation of the text? Halfway between what it really means and what you'd like it to mean?"