Quotations in the News
“Some folks might need some more time in order to walk in. But for those of us who are here this morning ... because the doors of Mother Emanuel are open on this Sunday, it sends a message to every demon in hell and on earth.” — The Rev. Norvel Goff, a presiding elder of the 7th District AME Church in South Carolina, on the first worship service at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston since a white gunman was accused of killing nine black church members.
“The United States at least continues to hold out the prospect that Russia, maybe not under Vladimir Putin, but maybe sometime in the future, will return to a forward-moving course, rather than a backward-looking course.” — Defense Secretary Ash Carter.
“I’m still in shock. I’ve never experienced a feeling like this. It was a very intense back nine.” — Jordan Spieth on winning the U.S. Open.