"Please stand down. Go home and hug your families. This fight is now in the courts." — Ammon Bundy, the jailed leader of an armed anti-government group, urging a handful of remaining militants to abandon the Oregon wildlife refuge they have occupied for more than three weeks.
"I just don't like being used." — Donald Trump to Fox News, reiterating his plan to skip Thursday's debate on the Fox News Channel, with whom he is feuding.
"As a teacher now, I know that I want to show respect and show my students that I care. I can say to emulate how she was, would be a service to these kids for sure." — Tammy Hickey, a student of New Hampshire high school teacher Christa McAuliffe, who 30 years ago perished when the space shuttle Challenger broke apart on live TV.