Quotations of the day

  • Article by: The Associated Press
  • Associated Press
  • January 21, 2013 - 2:51 AM

"I'm very proud of him and what he's trying to do for immigration, women's rights, what they call `Obamacare,' and concerns for the middle class. I think he's more disrespected than any other president." — Patricia Merritt, a retired educator from San Antonio, on the eve of President Barack Obama's inauguration.


"What my father is asking is to create the climate where every American can realize his or her dreams. Now what does that mean when you have 50 million people living in poverty?" — Martin Luther King III on the future his father, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., envisioned.


"I don't know if we had a dream this big. We had a few dreams, we had a few fights, we had a few arguments — just like all brothers." — Baltimore coach John Harbaugh after the Ravens advanced to the Super Bowl, where he'll face younger brother Jim Harbaugh, coach of the San Francisco 49ers.

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