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Here are the best quotes we heard from our sources today. (Click through to read the full stories.)

Neil Strauss (pictured above), author of The Game, a book about pickup artists, and now The Truth: “I thought I was a nice guy, I really did, you know?”

Jason Wright, an astronomer, on a mysterious cluster of objects orbiting a distant star: “This looked like something you would expect an alien civilization to build.”

Bill Gates, philanthropist and tech magnate: “We need an energy miracle. That may make it seem too daunting to people, but miracles in science are happening all the time.”

(Previous quotes from our sources here)