"We continue to wait for the president to identify the spending cuts he's willing to make as part of the `balanced' approach he promised the American people." – A written statement from House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio.
"It smells like freedom." – Timothy Tipton, a longtime marijuana activist, as he puffed away on a marijuana cigarette in Denver after it became legal to smoke it in Colorado Monday.
"I thank everyone who supported me all over the world. I thank God, and God bless you all." – Hotel maid Nafissatou Diallo after she settled a lawsuit with former International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn over sexual assault allegations.