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Quotes of The Week

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 26 January, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 26 January, 2008, 12:00am

I didn't think when I finished my conservatoire training that I would be playing a female lobster.

Musician Matthew Hale, who plays the title role in Juanita the Spanish Lobster today with the City Chamber Orchestra in a concert for children at City Hall

I find it strange that you have mainland visitors willing to lavish a large amount of money on a Rolex or Vacheron Constantin watch, but they object to paying HK$20 to see the view from the Peak Tower.

Wilson Siu, in an e-mail to the Post's Talkback forum for readers

I wish Beijing would let the 'investment through-train' run sooner.

Actress Josie Ho Chiu-yee, who lost more than HK$1 million during the recent stock market turbulence

Legalising the activity, despite being morally repugnant, does allow athletes to get better advice and access to pharmaceutical-grade, rather than veterinary, drugs.

Julian Chang, chairman of the East Asian Games Medical Commission, suggesting a novel way to deal with doping by professional athletes

The US sneezes and I catch a cold in Hong Kong.

Bear Stearns analyst Mohan Singh, nicknamed 'Mr Unlimited Upside' in Chinese, fell sick this week during the global equity market meltdown


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