Rebecca Skloot – The sort of thinking at…

The sort of thinking at the time was, ‘Well, we’re giving you access to medical…


“The sort of thinking at the time was, ‘Well, we’re giving you access to medical care which you wouldn’t otherwise be able to get, so your payment is that we get to use you in research.'”
-Rebecca Skloot

Jim Valvano – I asked a ref if…

I asked a ref if he could give me a technical foul for thinking bad…


“I asked a ref if he could give me a technical foul for thinking bad things about him. He said, of course not. I said, well, I think you stink. And he gave me a technical. You can’t trust em.”
-Jim Valvano

Emmanuelle Beart – Of course I am political…

Of course I am political. You ‘ave to be don’t you? Every day it is…


“Of course I am political. You ‘ave to be don’t you? Every day it is about your future, your right to that future. ‘Ow can people ignore this? We ‘ave to leave a good world for our children, n’est-ce pas?”
-Emmanuelle Beart

Imelda Marcos – Ferdinand was a gold trader…

Ferdinand was a gold trader. He was a lawyer for mining companies. When he entered…


“Ferdinand was a gold trader. He was a lawyer for mining companies. When he entered politics in l949, he had tons and tons of gold. When Bill Gates was a college dropout, Ferdinand already possessed billions of dollars and tons of gold. It wasn’t stolen.”
-Imelda Marcos

Nancy Pelosi – I think about my parents…

I think about my parents all the time, especially on Sunday when I’m at Mass…


“I think about my parents all the time, especially on Sunday when I’m at Mass. My mother always said, ‘We do not pray to win elections. We pray for people’s health, we pray that God’s will be done, we pray that we do our best. But we do not pray to win elections.'”
-Nancy Pelosi

Bobby Rahal – I am going to miss…

I am going to miss that time when you take that corner better than anybody…


“I am going to miss that time when you take that corner better than anybody else could have taken it on that lap or you do that great qualifying lap or you make that great pass or you bring a crippled car home.”
-Bobby Rahal