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 Gary LaGrange - “We wouldn't turn it down. But we haven't been standing there with our hand out.”
 Gary LaGrange - “The arrival of the Delphin Renaissance marks the first step in the recovery of the cruise industry in New Orleans.”
 Gary LaGrange - “The downriver terminals are still flooded and in the upriver terminals we are clearing the debris -- boxes and cargoes strewn about by the wind.”
 Gary LaGrange - “We're starting to get back to work today.”
 Gary LaGrange - “The outcome is not good. Yesterday, I thought the damage could have been worse but today, I'm not so sure.”
 Gary LaGrange - “Our guess is around 100 units and that most were empties. One container had fallen from the stack onto the train adjacent to the facility. A small number of containers on the ground were in approximately 2 feet of water and any cargoes inside would be effected.”
 Gary LaGrange - “In the next several weeks, almost all of the Port of New Orleans will be dedicated to military relief vessels.”
 Gary LaGrange - “The transit sheds incurred damage, but could be used while we make repairs.”
 Gary LaGrange - “I would say that France Road and Jourdan Road are close to being a total loss.”
 Gary LaGrange - “It's a historical moment. Two weeks ago the prognosis was six months, so to pull it off so our customers have enough faith and confidence in us is very heartwarming.”
 Gary LaGrange - “There's always that possibility, but I thought there was that possibility before Katrina. Competition is not a new wrinkle. Katrina simply escalated it.”
 Gary LaGrange - “The cruise industry evolved into a major economic engine for the entire city, generating 226 million in direct and indirect sales annually. NCL is a vital part of that success and I commend them for their support and commitment to the rebuilding of a greater New Orleans.”
 Gary LaGrange - “New Orleans blossomed into one of the most popular points of embarkation for cruise ship customers and was on pace to break the 1 million-passenger mark. The cruise industry evolved into a major economic engine for the entire city, generating 226 million in direct and indirect sales annually. NCL is a vital part of that success and I commend them for their support and commitment to the rebuilding of a greater New Orleans.”
 Gary LaGrange - “From a commercial and psychological standpoint, this is five stars. This shows the people of New Orleans their city is back in business.”
 Gary LaGrange - “It all came out as kind of a joke when someone told me, 'You won't have a ship in this port for six months. My response, with a lot of bravado, was we'll be back at 70 percent within six months.”
 Gary LaGrange - “That 18-month Army Corps study will cause those nine companies to relocate to other states, other ports. We cannot afford to lose one job.”
 Gary LaGrange - “That 18-month (Army Corps) study will cause those nine companies to relocate to other states, other ports. We cannot afford to lose one job.”
 Gary LaGrange - “We must wait now for sounding to be performed by the pilot's organizations and the Army Corp of Engineers.”
 Joseph Louis LaGrange - “The reader will find no figures in this work. The methods which I set forth do not require either constructions or geometrical or mechanical reasonings but only algebraic operations, subject to a regular and uniform rule of procedure.”
 Joseph Louis LaGrange - “said about the chemist Lavoisier It took the mob only a moment to remove his head a century will not suffice to reproduce it.”
 Joseph Louis LaGrange - “When we ask advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice.”