Dwight D. Eisenhower, thirty-fourth U.S. president
"The international community had two choices -- get a peace accord and deploy the mission after, or send the mission anyway. It chose the latter. But how do you keep the peace when there is no peace to keep?"
Rodolphe Adada, of the Congo Republic, the civilian chief for the peacekeeping mission in Darfur. Get the full story.
Vincent van Gogh, Dutch artist
Daniel H. Burnham,American architect
"This chair carries a big responsibility. I am feeling that responsibility today and will, God willing, come up to expectations."
Fahmida Mirza, elected Wednesday as Pakistan's first woman speaker of the National Assembly. Get the full story.
William Butler Yeats,Irish poet
"Daniel Connelly: What do women want? Holly Kennedy: (whispering) We have no idea what we want. Daniel Connelly: I knew it!"
Daniel Connelly (Harry Connick Jr.) Holly Kennedy (Hilary Swank) "P.S. I Love You," 2007
UN DISPATCH: Samantha Power on Colbert: Only the first few minutes were devoted to the "monster" incident. For the most part, Power talks smartly about her new book and the future of the U.S. in Iraq...