?Don Richman, general manager of the Seattle Supersonics, replying to a rookie's demand for a no-cut contract: "Listen, my wife was a great prospect, but she didn't get a no-cut contract."
?Joseph Louie, member of the Nook-sack Tribal Council, at a hearing on the North Cascades National Park bill: "If this land that we gave the white man is such a problem, why don't you give it back to us Indians?"
? Dave Stockton, winner of the Colonial Invitational: "It's always hard to sleep when you've got a big early lead. You just lay there and smile at the ceiling all night."
?Raymond Johnson, sports editor of The Nashville Tennessean, after $630 was stolen from his Baltimore hotel room on Preakness eve: "They left my selections on the dresser. That's adding insult to injury."
?Joe Azcue, Cleveland catcher: "Baseball takes more skill than soccer. For soccer all you got to have is big feet and be able to run a lot."