Quotations in the News

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Posted: Jan 15, 2015 3:06 AM

"We have put our finger on some extremely dangerous people, men and women. We are really in a war." — French police union spokesman Christophe Crepin as the investigation into the attacks in Paris widened.

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"We appreciate this concern for the security. (But) we don't want to bring him here only to isolate him from the people." — Manila Archbishop Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle on Pope Francis' habit of breaking out of his security cordon to embrace and chat with well-wishers as his visit to the Philippines beckons.

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"That's a deep, abiding, lifelong friendship, built over suffering on the wall together over six years." — Terry Caldwell, mother of climber Tommy Caldwell, as her son waited for fellow climber Kevin Jorgeson to become the first to free-climb the 3,000-foot El Capitan at Yosemite National Park, a 19-day feat that many had considered impossible.