Verbatim: Sep. 29, 2003

"I called my kids in Raleigh, and they were in tears this morning. I told them the fireplace is still there. As long as it's there, we can build around it." PAT BOYETTE, resident of coastal North Carolina, whose house was destroyed when Hurricane Isabel roared through

"My vision is to make the most diverse state on earth, and we have people from every planet on the earth in this state." GRAY DAVIS, California Governor, at a press conference

"Terrorism is the worst kind of violence, so we have to check it, we have to take countermeasures." THE DALAI LAMA,...

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