"Unfortunately, when you're having tough times, you can't just fast-forward to the glory."

—Hockey player HNAT DOMENICHELLI, of the second-year NHL team Atlanta Thrashers, whose record on Nov. 29 was 5-14-2, the worst in the NHL.

"It's a good story, and I think the youth today need good stories."

—JOY PICCOLO O'CONNELL, on ABC's remake of Brian's Song, the 1971 movie about her football player husband Brian Piccolo's friendship with teammate Gale Sayers and his unsuccessful fight against cancer."Reprinted by permission from WORLD Magazine, Asheville, NC (800) 951.6397."

"The Harry Potter books are cool, 'cause they teach you all about magic and how you can use it to control people and get revenge on your enemies," said Hartland, WI, 10 year old Craig Nowell, a recent convert to the New Satanic Order Of The Black Circle. "I want to learn the Cruciatus Curse, to make my muggle Science teacher suffer for giving me a D." (A 'muggle' is an unbeliever of magic.)

"Some wish to live within the sound of church or chapel bell; I want to run a Rescue Shop within a yard of hell."

—C.T. Studd