|Quotable & Notable|
Issue Date: July 15, 2005
Quotable & Notable
As long as there are people without access to water, and people who do not even have the basics for survival, we who have so much should never rest.
-- Dan Haseltine, lead singer of the Christian band Jars of Clay, speaking about the Live 8 concert in Philadelphia July 2 to raise awareness of poverty in Africa
War of the Worlds is rated PG-13. Much of the earths population is wiped out, leaving very little time for sex or bad language.
-- Movie rating guideline at the end of A.O. Scotts review in The New York Times
This is an enemy that will be defeated.
-- President George Bush at a news conference with Iraqi Prime Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari
I honestly believe that this insurgency is going to be defeated by the Iraqi people and not by coalition countries and not by the United States.
-- Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld at a Pentagon news conference
Art, literature, music: This is what defines civilization. Nobody goes to Egypt to see the insurance agency.
-- Harry Rallo, an attendee at the BookExpo America, the annual publishing convention held recently in New York City
National Catholic Reporter, July 15, 2005
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