Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Jul 11, 2016 3:46 AM

"They had no regard for their own life. They stayed there with us. They surrounded my son and I." — Shetamia Taylor, a Texas woman who was wounded in the Dallas protest shooting last week, referring to police who helped protect her and her four sons.


"Nobody believed in Portugal but we won." — Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo, who was carried off injured in the 25th minute of the European Championships final that his team won against France.


"I know I can get better. I'm saving it for Rio." — Gymnast Simone Biles, the three-time world champion who secured her spot on the U.S. Olympic team with a near flawless performance Sunday night.