Quotes of The Week

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

My mother already told the banker that she was dying but the banker still sold her hard, saying she was the most important and the smartest investor in the bank.

A businessman whose elderly mother was lured, days before she died, by her banker into buying a high-risk investment product called Accumulator - dubbed by victims as 'I kill you later' - worth HK$80 million which has since incurred massive losses and eaten into her estate

Every staff member has only 30 minutes for lunch and we hope our staff can use the washrooms when they need them.

MTR Corp deputy operations director Li Yun-tai, explaining why it would be difficult to follow legislators' suggestions to open washrooms at MTR stations to passengers

I enjoy the job because I never have trouble getting gifts for friends.

Kit Chung, 22, who followed his father in becoming a pawnbroker

The more chaos, the better. Otherwise where is the show?

Former chief secretary Rafael Hui Si-yan, telling major political parties not to worry about potential conflicts over the lineup of candidates in the Legislative Council's Hong Kong Island contest later this year because more candidates provide better entertainment