I have a slightly bourgeois upbringing, I guess. My parents paid for me to go to school, which is nice, but I haven't gotten a dime since then. I have no trust fund. I wish I did.

Dean Wareham

Ted Kennedy's will loom large over our for years to come, uplift us in the healthcare fight, and help to his dream of liberty and justice for all.

Christine Pelosi

Flannery O'Connor is my creative hero. I think she's the greatest American writer. Her book, 'Mystery and Manners,' is my creative bible.

Scott Derrickson

With sports, there's no entitlement on the field. It's about numbers. It's about results. It's about outcomes.

Maynard Webb

A word of truth can mobilise two peoples looking for the road to reconciliation.

Donald Tusk

A new idea is like carbonated liquid in a bottle. You just of shake it until the pops, then you write and write.

Christopher Buckley