Quotations in the News

June 7, 2014 - 2:04 AM

"I was amazed that he was willing to risk all that for us. If Jon didn't stop him, what's to say? I could have been the next victim." — Roman Kukhotskiy on Jon Meis, the 22-year-old building monitor who likely prevented further carnage at Seattle Pacific University when he subdued the gunman.

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"I'm still up in the clouds!" — Shari Roll who wed Renee Currie shortly after a federal judge in Wisconsin struck down the state's gay marriage ban.

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"Fortunately most people will never have to experience what our officers have gone through in the last two days. I can't dig deep enough to explain the sadness that we all feel." — Roger Brown, commanding officer of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police in New Brunswick, after a man suspected of gunning down three was captured, ending a 30-hour manhunt.