Q: If you could live forever, would you and why?
A: I would not live forever, because we should not live forever, because, if we were supposed to live forever, then we would live forever, but we cannot live forever, which is why I would not live forever.
Miss Alabama in the 1994 Miss America contest
Whenever I watch TV and see those poor starving kids all over the world, I can't help but cry. I mean, I'd love to be skinny like that, but not with all those flies and death and stuff.
Smoking kills. If you're killed, you lost a very important part of your life.
Brooke Shields as trying to become spokesperson for a federal antismoking campaign
We are going to turn this team around 360 degree.
Jason Kidd (about the Dallas Mavericks)
I'm not going to have some reporters pawing through our papers. We are the president.
China is a big country, inhabited by many Chinese.
Charles de Gaulle
Outside of the killings, Washington has one of the lowest crime rates of the country.
mayor Marion Barry
It isn't pollution that's harming the environment. It's the impurities in our air and water that are doing it.
actual (news) headlines 200-2001