Richard Li

Quotes of The Week

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 01 September, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 01 September, 2007, 12:00am

'Use the financial market. If you don't use it, it may run away from you. Secondly, be very careful with the financial market. You can't overuse it.'

PCCW chairman Richard Li Tzar-kai, offering how-to-grasp-a-tiger-by-the-tail advice at a business conference

'I was lonely.'

Convicted prison clerk Ng King-tong, who admitted eight counts of accessing a computer with criminal or dishonest intent to date a stream of young and beautiful women who visited detainees at the Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre

'No, I don't think so. I never killed them. I never destroyed them.'

Singapore founder and minister mentor Lee Kuan Yew, on being asked in an International Herald Tribune interview whether he had gone too far in crushing political opponents

'The advice I have to give my competitors is: 'Good luck'!'

Las Vegas Sands chairman Sheldon Adelson, at the opening of the Venetian Macao, the world's largest casino

'We will not stomach someone whom we cannot stomach.'

The Frontier legislator Emily Lau Wai-hing, explaining that the pan-democratic camp will not consider an unelectable candidate to run in the Legco by-election