Tim Costello in The West Australian Its impact on this country we can definitively say will be more lasting than the tsunami was,Mr Costello said. "Its crushing impact fearfully means that many of those unaccounted for are probably people who have died."
David Petraeus in Oneonta Daily Star The psalmist David wrote in Psalm 29:1: "The heavens declare the glory of God, and the firmament showeth his handiwork," and in Psalm 139:14: "I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made."
John Howard in NEWS.com.au It's a horrific human disaster. This country suffers fearfully from natural disasters and your heart must go out to them, it's very sad,Mr Howard said.