If I have brought any message today, it is this: Have the courage to have your wisdom regarded as stupidity. Be fools for Christ. And have the courage to suffer the contempt of the sophisticated world. He was famous for his unyielding opinions, scathing dissents and witticisms, but Justice Antonin Scalia was much more than a brilliant lawyer and steadfast Supreme Court justice. He was a devout Roman Catholic, a family man and a great friend even to his ideological enemies. Scalia was born in Trenton, New Jersey, to Sicilian immigrant Salvatore Scalia and firstgeneration Italian-American...
Highlights From Justice Antonin Scalia's 1997 Acton Dinner Keynote
October 27, 2016
The wit and wisdom of Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia, culled from his 1997 keynote address at the Acton Institute's 7th anniversary dinner.