"In my humble opinion, those who come to engage in debates of consequence, and who challenge accepted wisdom, should expect to be treated badly.
Nonetheless, they must stand undaunted. That is required. And, that should be expected.
For, it is bravery that is required to secure freedom."
~Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas
Francis Boyer Lecture American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research
Washington, D.C. February 13, 2001
"The Court must be living in another world. Day by day, case by case,
it is busy designing a Constitution for a country I do not recognize."
~Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia
Wabaunsee County v. Umbehr,
518 U.S. 668 (1996) (dissenting)