18.05.31 Quick Quotes

May 31, 2018


“While all pharmaceutical treatments have side effects, racism is not a known side effect of any Sanofi medication.”

Sanofi, manufacturer of Ambien, responding to Roseanne Barr blaming a series of hateful & derogatory tweets on taking the sleeping medication.
“This indictment brings the defendant another step closer to accountability for the crimes of violence with which he is now charged.”

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr., responding to a grand jury's indictment of Harvey Weinstein on charges of 1st degree rape (2 counts) & 1st degree criminal sexual act.
“I am even more convinced that the FBI did exactly what my fellow citizens would want them to do when they got the information they got, and that it has nothing to do with Donald Trump.”

House Oversight & Government Reform Committee Chairman Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) on recent reports suggesting an FBI informant spied on Pres. Trump's 2016 campaign.
“They say life is about timing. I learned this lesson at age 18, when I chose to play a light tennis schedule because I want to go to fashion school. Some criticized my decision, but I knew I had two loves – tennis and fashion – and had to find a way to make them coexist.”

Serena Williams announcing her clothing line "Serena" on Instagram. She credits 15 years of "false starts" and critics telling her "no" for the motivation to never quit pursuing her dream.

by Jenna Lee,