"I am no politician. I belong to no political group, no economic group, banking or financial. I'm a simple doctor and my friends are my colleagues and my patients and no one else."
Who was sworn in as president of Ecuador.
"They're small and lightweight, and the electronics industry markets them as disposable. Whenever you upgrade your (wireless) service, you can get a new flip phone for $50 and they never tell you to recycle the old one."
Campaign director for EARTHWORKS, a nonprofit group that studies the environmental impact of mining and digging.