"We want Iran not to have nuclear weapons precisely because we can't bank on the nature of the regime changing." — President Barack Obama in an NPR News interview.
"We will fight terrorism to the end. I guarantee that my administration shall respond in the fiercest way possible." — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta in a nationally televised address after a massacre of college students by al-Shabab extremists.
"I'm afraid this will perpetuate the myth that sexual assault on campus is this made-up phenomenon. It puts a lot more on the plate of those who are working to combat it." — Alison Kiss, executive director of the Clery Center for Security On Campus, suggesting the furor over a retracted Rolling Stone article may deter some rape victims from coming forward.