"(He's) playing the American public for suckers." — Mitt Romney, the Republican Party's 2012 presidential nominee about Donald Trump, who countered by calling him a "failed candidate" and someone who "wants to be relevant."

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"I've supported Democrats and I've supported Republicans, and as a businessman I owed that to my company, to my family, to my workers, to everybody to get along." — Donald Trump during the latest GOP debate, unrepentant about providing campaign contributions to leading Democrats, including Hillary Clinton.

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"I think, 'Wow, this looks like it's from an airplane but it looks like it's from a small airplane because it's very light and very thin. But I suppose there's a chance that it could be from the plane or from one of those others.'" — American adventurer Blaine Gibson after he discovered part of an aircraft on a sandbar off the coast of Mozambique that could be from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.