"I owned the world that hour as I rode over it, free of the earth, free of the mountains, free of the clouds, but how inseparably I was bound to them."
Charles Lindbergh, American aviator
UN DISPATCH: If the UN is "crippled" in its position straddling this contentious border region, it is only because the governments of Ethiopia and Eritrea decided to cripple it, flouting international agreements and depriving it of fuel.
Margaret Chan, head of the World Health Organization's China unit, referring to the global gay community in the context of the AIDS epidemic, as quoted by Bloomberg.com
"You outsource only when you are internally optimized. Counting on outsourcing to fix issues or to help improve your work processes is a mistake."
Filippo Passerini, Procter & Gamble's CIO and president of its Global Business Services