"Do you believe they're still alive? I know the chances aren't good. ... No one in his class has been rescued." — Lee Mi-shim, a 48-year-old mother of a missing student, as 270 people are missing two days after a ferry sank off South Korea.
"I don't think we can be sure of anything at this point." — President Barack Obama after Ukraine and Russia agreed on tentative steps to halt violence and calm tensions along their shared border.
"I just hope I will be as good a mom to my child and hopefully children as my mom was to me." — Chelsea Clinton, the 34-year-old daughter of former President Bill Clinton and ex-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, after she announced she is expecting her first child this fall.