- n United States writer of novels and short stories mostly on moral themes (1804-1864)
- Philip Roth in USA Today
The backbone of 20th-century American literature has been provided by two novelists: William Faulkner and Saul Bellow,Roth told AP. "Together they are the Melville, Hawthorne and Twain of the 20th century."
- Todd Pletcher in Sports Network
I thought he ran and fought hard in the Tampa Bay Derby,Pletcher said. "It was his first race since the layoff, and I expect him to move forward. We've had a lot of success at Hawthorne and I hope that continues on Saturday."
- Roy Williams in USA Today
Duane Hawthorne was trying to charge me $20,000,Williams said. "Coming in as a rookie, I was like I am not going to pay no dang money for a number."