Quotations in the News
The Associated Press
May. 16, 2015
"We can breathe again." — Karen Brassard, who suffered shrapnel wounds on her legs, after Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death.
"If I had known that the boat journey would be so horrendous, I would rather have just died in Myanmar." — Manu Abudul Salam, 19, a Rohingya from Myanmar, where attacks against the persecuted Muslim minority have sparked the region's largest exodus of boat people since the Vietnam War.
"He said, 'You know what? You float like a bee and sting like a butterfly.'" — Mitt Romney relaying what Evander Holyfield told him in the ring as the politician and former heavyweight champion "duked" it out for charity.