We don't get quad core until the LTE chip gets smaller. Until then, we will never get it.
Here's some good news. Hopefully a new thread could be open.
Verizon Released what phones will be dropping for the remainder of 2012 via Boy Genius.
Looks like the S3 is coming to Verizon! AND HTC is about to drop a monster phone for VZ.
Seems like VZ is not forgetting about us.