"I don't possess a lot of self-confidence. I'm an actor so I simply act confident every time I hit the stage."
Arsenio Hall, comedian, actor
"I'm not saying that there isn't a lot of work that goes into social media, but I'm not constantly having to do these elaborate demand gen campaigns anymore."
Pam O'Neal, vice president of marketing for BreakingPoint
European Commissioner for Development and Humanitarian Aid Louis Michel. Read the full story.
Henry Miller,American writer
"Yosemite Valley, to me, is always a sunrise, a glitter of green and golden wonder in a vast edifice of stone and space."
Ansel Adams,American photographer
"It's like [the Hutu militiamen] are living under a dictatorship. The only ideology their leaders give them is that in Rwanda there is no life, in Rwanda they will go to jail, in Rwanda they will live even a harder life than in the bush."
Congolese demobilization expert Pascale Buraka. Read the full story.
UN Dispatch: Cluster bombs scatter hundreds of small, unguided explosives over an area as big as several football fields. Usually, some of these small bombs, or submunitions, fail to explode when they hit the ground. These mini-bombs lie in wait like land mines, sometimes for years, unable to distinguish between a soldier and a child.
Out New York Assemblyman Daniel J. O'Donnell, on a possible delay on a marriage vote in the state Senate, as quoted in The New York Times
"Anything that won't sell, I don't want to invent. Its sale is proof of utility, and utility is success."
Thomas Edison, inventor and industrialist
"You need to know what's being said about you across the Web, plain and simple. Don't be the last to know, because it puts you forever in a reactionary state."
Amber Naslund, principal of Altitude, a marketing and social-media consultancy