Quotes of the week – 7-20-2012

Published 12:00 am Friday, July 20, 2012

“I knew it was going to be close, but not this close,” Caskey said. “This just shows that we had four good candidates, and any one of us could have won.”
— Mike Caskey, winner of second primary in which the four candidates’ vote totals ranged from .2,503 to 2,838
“I didn’t get everything I wanted, but a lot of people would kill to be where I am.”
— Allison Baucom, West Rowan soccer player, on going on to play at Catawba instead of other schools she hoped for
“I see this refectory as really a wager by Hood to say that we may be a drive-in seminary, but we’re not a drive-through seminary.”
Hood professor Andre Resner, At groundbreaking for a refectory building for Hood
“You don’t forget a kindness shown to you.”
— Massage therapist Donna Ridenhour, on organizing massages for Rowan Helping Ministries shelter guests after getting help from the agency herself.