Quotations in the News

May 19, 2014 11:15AM (UTC)

"We failed to rescue students who we could have saved. The ultimate responsibility for not properly dealing with this incident is mine." — South Korean President Park Geun-hye, who announced plans to disband the coast guard and root out corruption and collusion between regulators and shipping companies after last month's deadly ferry disaster.



"The situation is catastrophic." — Adil Osmanovic, Bosnia's refugee minister, after floodwaters triggered more than 3,000 landslides across the Balkans.


"I want to thank everybody on Earth, everybody on Earth, except, except Donald Sterling." — Justin Timberlake, won seven prizes, including top artist and Billboard 200 album at the Billboard Music Awards.


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