Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Nov 01, 2014 3:02 AM

"It's a real setback to the idea that lots of people are going to be taking joyrides into the fringes of outer space any time soon. There were a lot of people who believed that the technology to carry people is safely at hand." — John Logsdon, retired space policy director at George Washington University, after Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo blew apart during a test flight.


"I'm just happy that Kaci is able to go outside, exercise. It's not healthy to be inside for 21 days." — Ted Wilbur, boyfriend of Kaci Hickox, after a Maine judge gave the nurse, who tested negative for Ebola, permission to go wherever she pleases, handing state officials a defeat.


"To be honest, I just wanted to see what evil looked like. He had zero emotion." — Resident Joe Fagan after Pennsylvania State Troopers paraded ambush suspect Eric Frein in front of a courthouse.