Quotes of The Week

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 12 January, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 12 January, 2008, 12:00am

The whole process is too troublesome for many people.

Family Planning Association senior doctor Sue Lo, explaining the closure of its 26-year-old sperm bank at the end of this month after annual declines in the number of donors

This is far from being the crime of the century. People don't even get tried a third time for murder.

Andrew Bruce SC, counsel for Mok Kin-kau, who avoided being tried a third time for banging his foreign maid's head on a table, for which he had already served a sentence, following a Court of Final Appeal ruling

I am really looking forward to making another movie with you, but the boss said we are too expensive together.

Andy Lau Tak-wah, on being asked why he doesn't co-star with fellow singer Sammi Cheng Sau-man in romantic comedy hits anymore

We had wavered on whether we should follow the Chinese instructions or give up [on the product]. We have faced accusations that we lack common sense.

A spokesman for Japanese educational toymaker Gakken, which withdrew its popularSmartGlobe, an electronic talking globe that gives information on countries, after complaints that it identified Taiwan as part of China