Quotes of The Week

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 14 July, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 14 July, 2007, 12:00am

'He is not too bad ... but you know, all men behave in more or less the same way'

Karaoke hostess CoCo Liu, in an exclusive Eastweek interview, describing how director of broadcasting Chu Pui-hing - who is seeking early retirement after being photographed holding her hand - behaved at her Causeway Bay club Mustkara

'If sharks attack, those people, not us, will die first'

Stanley Main Beach swimmer Kwong Dai-che, 58, saying he was not afraid of going into the water by pointing towards people swimming outside the shark net

'Hell! Prostitution in an Islamic country. Isn't that looking for trouble?'

A mainland internet chatroom post, expressing an unpopular opinion on the mainland - that several Chinese women, whose kidnapping by Islamic fundamentalist students triggered a bloody crackdown on the Red Mosque in Islamabad, might have been asking for it

'This year is particularly bad ... These bankers with young children. These days, people think their three-year-olds are going to Harvard. The Manhattan ladies, they are the worst. They work themselves into a state'

Savills property agent Judy Carline, who helps high-income expatriates to settle in Hong Kong, bemoaning the difficulty of finding school places for their children because of long waiting lists at popular international schools