Quotations in the News

"For all intents and purposes, I am a woman." — Former Olympic champion Bruce Jenner about his gender identity in interview with ABC's Diane Sawyer.

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"We all bleed when we lose an American life." — President Barack Obama in a speech at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence to mark its 10th anniversary, a day after revealing an intelligence failure that cost the lives of two al-Qaida hostages in Pakistan.

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"We know he was not buckled in the transportation wagon as he should have been. There's no excuse for that, period. We know our police employees failed to give him medical attention in a timely manner multiple times." — Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts on how Freddie Gray died while in police custody.