Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Apr 02, 2014 2:52 AM

"Investigations may go on and on and on. We have to clear every little thing. At the end of the investigations, we may not even know the real cause. We may not even know the reason for this incident." — Malaysia's national police chief Khalid Abu Bakar on the criminal investigation into what happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.


"Do we have any honest politicians left?" — Joan Gladden, 65, of the District of Columbia, on why she decided not to back D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray for a second term. Gray lost the Democratic primary on Tuesday to D.C. Councilmember Muriel Bowser.


"I had the honor to represent him over many years, and I got to see a side of him many others did not. Though his controversies were many, he faced adversity with great dignity, wit and courage. Charlie never wavered in his faith." — Stephen C. Neal, chairman of Cooley LLP, on the death of Charles Keating Jr., disgraced businessman who served time for his role in the savings and loan failure of the 1980s. Keating was 90.