Quotations in the News

Published March 28, 2015 7:15AM (EDT)

"I'm so grateful to have my life back." — Amanda Knox after Italy's highest court overturned her 2009 murder conviction for the death of her British roommate, Meredith Kercher.


"I've gone longer without seeing him, and it was great." — Astronaut Scott Kelly joking about his identical twin and retired astronaut, Mark, as he embarks on a yearlong mission aboard the International Space Station, a stay aimed at measuring the effects of a prolonged period of weightlessness on the human body.


"Instead of focusing our minds and hearts on those last nine or 10 minutes (of the flight), we prefer to think about those 37 years that we've been together." — Robert Tansill Oliver, father of Germanwings Flight 9525 victim Robert Oliver Calvo, 37, one of three American citizens killed in the crash.


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