QUOTES OF THE WEEK

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 10 July, 2004, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 10 July, 2004, 12:00am

'I have finally learned from Dr Yeoh the meaning of the word shameless.'


Kwok Sin-hung, whose wife died from Sars after the birth of their son, after Secretary for Health and Welfare Yeoh Eng-kiong apologised for the handling of the outbreak but refused to resign. Dr Yeoh finally resigned on Wednesday.


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'The chief executive has no authority to request the National People's Congress Standing Committee to revise the decision that has already been made.'


Tung Chee-hwa denying a call by democrats for Beijing's ruling on universal suffrage to be overturned. His remarks were interrupted by a peal of thunder that shook the government headquarters.


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'To be fair to you, I want to calm myself down before passing sentence.'


Recorder Wong Ching-yue, SC, when addressing a 37-year-old man who admitted raping his daughter.


 

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