"More people than ever are getting the opportunity to become homeowners and to move up to improved housing."
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Andrew Cuomo, on a report that home resales rose sharply again last month, shattering the monthly record set in November
"Somehow I think we've dropped the ball in many areas. . . . Somehow we've missed the mark in learning to live together in a cohesive, non-violent, peaceful manner."
Aurelia Kyles, executive director of the commission in charge of the April 3-5 "Pilgrimage to Memphis," a tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. 30 years after his assassination