"I feel good about my game. But it kind of stinks coming up short. I guess I'll get some perspective in a few weeks."- Ryan Miller, USA Hockey Goalie, who was named MVP of the Gold Medal Game vs. Canada
"Making the Olympics is like crossing the Sahara desert, getting to the end and getting a very cold drink and lovely cold shower." - Kwame Nkrumah-Acheampong, "The Snow Leopard" of Ghana, the country's first winter Olympian, who learned to ski indoors after taking on a job as a receptionist at a ski center.