“We are committed to try to work together, beginning with this initiative on the chemical weapons, in hopes that those efforts could pay off and bring peace and stability to a war-torn part of the world.” — Secretary of State John Kerry on plans for continued talks with Russia and others at the U.N. to address fighting in Syria.
“I will not permit all the work we’ve done over the last 10 months to be diminished or destroyed by what happened last night.” N.J. Gov. Chris Christie discussing ways the government could assist businesses destroyed by a fire on a Jersey shore boardwalk in communities devastated just last year by Superstorm Sandy.
“I thought, ‘What the heck? Are you serious? There’s no way. On a day like this when the wind is blowing 20 mph out of the north, I don’t think anybody out here saw that score coming.” — Brandt Snedeker on Jim Furyk becoming the sixth player in PGA Tour history to shoot 59.