"The United States will never apologize for speaking or publishing the truth."
Madeleine Albright, U.S. Secretary of State, on a report denouncing the recent Chinese crackdown on dissent
"If we don't catch them, we shall kill them."
Yoweri Museveni, Ugandan President, vowing revenge against the Hutu rebels who killed eight tourists in his country
"The euro is like putting a paint job on an old clinker. It looks good, and you want to buy it until you lift up the hood. Then you find the same rusty old motor."
Carl Weinberg, New York economist, on the currency's reflection of Europe's faltering economies
"You wouldn't wear a bikini in the middle of San Francisco."
Fahad A. al-Tayash, executive in Saudi Arabia, explaining that women don't drive in the country because it is frowned upon