Friday, February 01, 2013 3:02 am
Quotations of the day
By The Associated Press
"The worst kind of predictions about what could happen internally and spilling over the borders of Syria are certainly within the realm of the possible now." - Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, who issued a parting warning about Syria and accused Iran of playing an increasingly prominent role in directing the violence.
"I practice until my feet bleed and I did not have time to rehearse with the orchestra. Due to no proper sound check, I did not feel comfortable taking a risk. It was about the president and the inauguration, and I wanted to make him and my country proud, so I decided to sing along with my pre-recorded track, which is very common in the music industry. And I'm very proud of my performance." - Beyonce, answering critics of her Inauguration Day performance.