Quote of the Day
Authors Categories Blog Quote Maker Videos
 

Antonin Scalia Quotes: It would be gross understatement to say that the Telecommunications Act of 1996 is not a model of clarity. It is in many important respects a model of ambiguity or indeed even self-contradiction.
         

It would be gross understatement to say that the Telecommunications Act of 1996 is not a model of clarity. It is in many important respects a model of ambiguity or indeed even self-contradiction.


Antonin Scalia
Check all other quotes by Antonin Scalia

Want to display this quote image on your website or blog? Simply copy and paste the below code on your website/blog.

Embed:

Format of this image is jpg. The width and height of image are 1200 and 630, repectively. This image is available for free to download.





Citation

Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:


Styles:

×

MLA Style Citation


"Antonin Scalia Quotes." Quoteslyfe.com, 2024. Tue. 16 Jul. 2024. <https://www.quoteslyfe.com/quote/It-would-be-gross-understatement-to-say-382442>.





Check out


Other quotes of Antonin Scalia


It is difficult to maintain the illusion that we are interpreting a Constitution, rather than inventing one.

It is difficult to maintain the illusion that we are interpreting a Constitution, rather than inventing one.



What is a moderate interpretation of the text? Halfway between what it really means and what you'd like it to mean?

What is a moderate interpretation of the text? Halfway between what it really means and what you'd like it to mean?



A Bill of Rights that means what the majority wants it to mean is worthless.

A Bill of Rights that means what the majority wants it to mean is worthless.



If we cannot have moral feelings against homosexuality, can we have it against murder? Can we have it against other things?

If we cannot have moral feelings against homosexuality, can we have it against murder? Can we have it against other things?



Devout Christians are destined to be regarded as fools in modern society. We are fools for Christ's sake. We must pray for courage to endure the scorn of the sophisticated world.

Devout Christians are destined to be regarded as fools in modern society. We are fools for Christ's sake. We must pray for courage to endure the scorn of the sophisticated world.



Day by day, case by case, the Supreme Court is busy designing a Constitution for a country I do not recognize.

Day by day, case by case, the Supreme Court is busy designing a Constitution for a country I do not recognize.



I even accept for the sake of argument that sexual orgies eliminate social tensions and ought to be encouraged.

I even accept for the sake of argument that sexual orgies eliminate social tensions and ought to be encouraged.



In a big family the first child is kind of like the first pancake. If it's not perfect, that's okay, there are a lot more coming along.

In a big family the first child is kind of like the first pancake. If it's not perfect, that's okay, there are a lot more coming along.



For in order for capitalism to work -- in order for it to produce a good and a stable society -- the traditional Christian virtues are essential.

For in order for capitalism to work -- in order for it to produce a good and a stable society -- the traditional Christian virtues are essential.



In the eyes of government we are just one race here. It is American.

In the eyes of government we are just one race here. It is American.





Other quotes you may like


I had a very lovely childhood, and, being an only child, I'm very close to my mom and my dad.

I had a very lovely childhood, and, being an only child, I'm very close to my mom and my dad.



Don't build a glass house if you're worried about saving money on heating.

Don't build a glass house if you're worried about saving money on heating.



When punk really started to happen, it was a reaction against the disco craze of the time.

When punk really started to happen, it was a reaction against the disco craze of the time.



I tiger can smile A snake will say it loves you Lies make us evil

I tiger can smile A snake will say it loves you Lies make us evil



It's been years since any hillbilly has reported getting sodomized by an alien. Did they break up and not tell us?

It's been years since any hillbilly has reported getting sodomized by an alien. Did they break up and not tell us?



A painting to me is primarily a verb, not a noun, an event first and only secondarily an image.

A painting to me is primarily a verb, not a noun, an event first and only secondarily an image.



My kids are the future of the Mayweather family and of the Mayweather brand. I feel our family is stronger if we stay together.

My kids are the future of the Mayweather family and of the Mayweather brand. I feel our family is stronger if we stay together.



So I observe life a little bit, rather than participating in it.

So I observe life a little bit, rather than participating in it.



I just want to make one really good movie a year. And when I die, to know I was honest as an artist.

I just want to make one really good movie a year. And when I die, to know I was honest as an artist.



I'll toss my coins in the fountain, Look for clovers in grassy lawns Search for shooting stars in the night Cross my fingers and dream on.

I'll toss my coins in the fountain, Look for clovers in grassy lawns Search for shooting stars in the night Cross my fingers and dream on.




Quote Description


This page presents the quote "It would be gross understatement to say that the Telecommunications Act of 1996 is not a model of clarity. It is in many important respects a model of ambiguity or indeed even self-contradiction.". Author of this quote is Antonin Scalia. This quote is about important, would be, understatement, contradiction, gross, clarity, self, ambiguity,.