Quotes of the Day

Ed Stafford, of England, right, and Gadiel
Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2010

Open quoteIf this wasn't a selfish, boy's-own adventure, I don't think it would have worked.Close quote

  • a former British army captain who became the first man known to walk the length of the Amazon River on Monday, saying his motivation was knowing that no one had done it before
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