"And if you're not going to have a clear health threat, you don't want to panic people."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."William Scranton on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."William Scranton on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."William Scranton on Tom Stoppard
"Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul."William Scranton on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."William Scranton on Henry David Thoreau
"Nobody could tell us or really had a very good idea, if there were a massive release of radiation, what kind of medical treatment people were going to need and this or that, or, indeed, whether there would be medical personnel around."
"By Thursday morning, we'd gotten over the worst of it."
"The first one, obviously, was walking into my office at eight o'clock in the morning on Wednesday, and being told there was a telephone call saying that there was an incident at Three Mile Island, and that it had shut down and that beyond that we didn't know."
"Another very strong image from the first day was giving my initial press conference in the morning - going down and finding out that everything I had said, the essence of what I had said, was wrong."
"What I had said in the morning was that this is what we know has happened, but there has been no significant off-site release. Only to find out moments later that, in fact, there had been an off-site release. I still haven't gotten over that."