"In the days ahead, the people's house will rise to this challenge. We will not stand idle as the president undermines the rule of law in our country and places lives at risk. ... He's damaging the presidency itself." — House Speaker John Boehner as Republicans struggled for a response on President Barack Obama's plan to reform immigration policy.
"I know people are tired of me not saying anything, but a guy doesn't have to answer to innuendos. People should fact check. People shouldn't have to go through that and shouldn't answer to innuendos." — Bill Cosby to the Florida Today newspaper after more women came forward this week and accused the TV icon of sexually assaulting them years ago.
"Hurting others or destroying property is not the answer. No matter what the grand jury decides, I don't want my son's death to be in vain. I want it to lead to incredible change, positive change, change that makes the St. Louis region better for everyone." — Michael Brown Sr., father of Michael Brown, as a grand jury drew closer to an announcement in the Ferguson police shooting.