"The situation is dismal ... tens of thousands of people are living in the open ... exposed to rain and wind." — U.N. humanitarian chief Valerie Amos, who toured typhoon-wracked Tacloban, Philippines.
"It's not like riding a bicycle. You can't just jump into a career position so many years after training." — Jeremy Bills, 27, of Nashville, Tenn., who has not found employment in his field 2 ½ years after graduating with a master's degree from Vanderbilt University.
"You're a domestic terrorist fueled by greed and sickening evil." — Sean McGonagle to Boston mobster James "Whitey" Bulger, who gunned down McGonagle's father in 1974.