PUBLISHED : Friday, 27 November, 1998, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 27 November, 1998, 12:00am

'It happened in mid-conversation, with no warning, with no pain. He surely did not suffer' - Danny Cohen on the sudden death of his friend, Internet pioneer Jon Postel, who seemed to be recovering from a heart by-pass operation.

'Whether you are able-bodied or disabled, sport is open to all and each of us can reach the top' - wheelchair-bound fencer Fung Ying-ki, whose sporting achievements have gained him world-wide recognition.

'The Basic Law is the foundation of our prosperity and stability, so we have to understand it and ensure that it is implemented properly' - Maryknoll Convent School's Janet Chan who took part in an exhibition to promote the mini-constitution.

'I let teachers make decisions. I have an open-door policy. I am always prepared to listen' - Ming Kei College principal Stephen Hui Chin-yim describing his style of headship.