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

Jeff Obafemi Carr, a Tennessee pastor (pictured above): “So many times, people think they have to get a Ph.D. so they can get grant money to do a study to find out that the number-one thing to do to fight homelessness is to give someone a home.”

Matt Kaplan, author of The Science of the Magical: “Science and mythology are viewed as completely opposite ends of the spectrum, and yet they are sisters.”

Dick Durbin, a Democratic senator from Illinois, on for-profit colleges: “When will our government hold this industry accountable for the damage it is causing students across America?”

(Previous quotes from our sources here)