Sunny Jim Fitzsimmons, 85-year-old horse trainer, on
cancellation of the racing card at Aqueduct because of cold weather:
"Nothing bothered the pioneers, but this isn't their day."
Weldon Heald, snow forecaster of Tucson, Ariz.,
predicting the lightest snowfall in years in the Sierras: "I wouldn't dare
associate with ardent ski fans at present. Lynching would be too good for
Yvon Durelle, light heavyweight, announcing his
retirement at 30: "I got only two arms, two legs and a little wee brain,
and I'm going to save it."