Reaction to news that Elizabeth Smart was found:

"All the children out there deserve to come home to their parents the way that Elizabeth has come back to us. I just hope and pray that Congress will quickly pass the Amber Alert so those children will have a better chance. It was nothing but a miracle."

-- Ed Smart, Elizabeth's father.

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"Thank the Lord God almighty, I thank you for your prayers."

-- Cynthia Smart Owens, Elizabeth's aunt.

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"She said there was no way, she had two people with her at all times."

-- Smart family spokesman Chris Thomas, about the teen's chances of escaping.

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"Do miracles still exist? The answer is yes. Words cannot express how grateful we are for the prayers around the world. We have Elizabeth back."

-- Dave Smart, Elizabeth's uncle.

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"I think you can imagine what the reunion was like. It was emotional, it was exciting, it was a thrill for everybody, her parents were in tears.

-- Salt Lake City Police Chief Rick Dinse.

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"This much I can assure you -- that those responsible for these acts against Elizabeth will be vigorously prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law."

-- U.S. Attorney Paul Warner.

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"How can I even talk? This is such a miracle When I heard it, I thought it was a prank. I had given up hope -- I mean, where would she have been? Who would have taken care of her for a year?"

-- neighbor Lynne Godfrey