"I am the one who should be at blame. I blame myself because my brother does not have money. I sent him the money to pay the smuggler. If I didn't send him the money, those people still (would be) alive." — Tima Kurdi, aunt of a drowned Syrian boy whose death has sparked global outrage about the plight of refugees in Europe.
"You know, I was not thinking a lot when I got in. There was so much work to be done. We had so many problems around the world. I didn't really stop and think what kind of email system will there be?" — Hillary Rodham Clinton in an interview with NBC News on her use of a private email system when she was secretary of state.
"While I am pleased to be eligible to play, I am sorry our league had to endure this. I don't think it has been good for our sport — to a large degree, we have all lost." — Tom Brady in a Facebook post, a day after a federal judge vacated the New England quarterback's four-game suspension in the "Deflategate" scandal.