Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Jul 04, 2015 3:06 AM

"This is not a protest. It is a celebration to overcome fear and blackmail." — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras at a rally in Athens, imploring a "no" vote in Sunday's bailout referendum.


"The time has come for the candidates to distance themselves from Trump and call his comments what they are: ludicrous, baseless and insulting. Sadly, it hurts the party with Hispanic voters. It's a level of idiocy I haven't seen in a long time." — Alfonso Aguilar, a Republican who leads the American Principles Project's Latino Partnership, on disparaging remarks Donald Trump made about Mexican immigrants.


"I suspect there might be a little politics discussed tonight with Mitt and Ann." — Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie on his planned sleepover at Mitt Romney's New Hampshire home.