Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Dec 30, 2013 3:16 AM

"The first wave of under-prepared workers is going to try to go into retirement and will find they can't afford to do so." — Norman Dreger, a retirement specialist in Frankfurt, Germany, on problems emerging as the generation born after World War II moves into retirement.


"At a certain point, they have to be able to look themselves in the eye and realize that this young lady is dead and is not coming back under any circumstances." — Sam Singer, a spokesman at Children's Hospital Oakland, where officials will be allowed to remove a 13-year-old from life support at 5 p.m. Monday unless her family appeals or finds a new facility to keep her on a ventilator.


"We didn't play our best game, but teams that are playoff teams find a way to win when you don't play your best and that's what we did today." — San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers on the team's 27-24 win in overtime over the Kansas City Chiefs.