Magazine article Newsweek

Perspectives

Magazine article Newsweek

Perspectives

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Byline: Quotation sources: USA Today, MSNBC, CNN, New York Times (2), CNN, New York Times, W Magazine, Vanity Fair, New York Times, The Washington Post

"They should not and they must not succeed."

Prime Minister Tony Blair, on suspected terrorists who detonated explosions on three London subway trains and a double-decker bus

"I felt a chill. I remember it to this day. I turned around to Woodward and said, 'Oh my God, this president is going to be impeached'."

Journalist Carl Bernstein, on the moment that it dawned on him and fellow Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward that President Richard Nixon could have been involved in the Watergate scandal

"As a federal agency, we don't have a lot of money in our budget to be pressure-washing faces."

Mount Rushmore chief of interpretation Judy Olson, on the national memorial's getting its first cleaning in 65 years

"To have the Olympics in your country, with all that it comes with, I think it's a golden opportunity."

British gold-medal runner Sebastian Coe, on London's upset win over Paris to host the 2012 Summer Games

"We've touched a comet, and we've touched it hard."

Scientist Peter Schultz, on NASA's Deep Impact spacecraft, which traveled 83 million miles before hitting a comet to successfully divert its path

"Based on your conclusions, I will follow your recommendation that the inquiry by the state be closed."

Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, on closing the Terri Schiavo case. …

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