The most memorable quotes in the Times Free Press from Jan. 12-18:
“I can see lawsuits arising out of everything.”
— Kimball City Attorney Billy Gouger after city leaders talked about liability in a vendor contract
“My guess is what he’s going to be known as is the first millennial perennial candidate.”
— John “Chip” Saltsman, adviser to U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, on Weston Wamp’s decision to enter the 3rd Congressional District primary. Wamp lost to Fleischmann in the GOP primary in 2012
“I didn’t grow up thinking I would smoke marijuana, but I made those decisions on my own. … Part of life is you’re always learning and growing and sometimes you learn tough lessons.”
— Terrell Robinson, on his dismissal from the UTC Mocs football team
— The Spanish word for “fire,” shouted by ranger Chris Young as he demonstrated the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park’s replica arquebus, a firearm Spanish conquistadors carried here sometime between 1540 and 1560.