Quotes of The Week

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 18 July, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 18 July, 2009, 12:00am

I do not think it is a big deal. After all, he has performed such art forms in many places before, in Berlin, in New York and Paris.

Dominique Perregaux, owner of Art Statements Gallery, commenting on the arrest of French graffiti artist Zevs, who pleaded guilty to one count of criminal damage after painting a Chanel logo on the facade of Chater House in Central

Seriously, I do want to learn how to lip-synch. I believe

it is a very difficult skill to master.

Paul Wong Koon-chung, of the rock group Beyond, after angry fans of boy band Lollipop threatened to destroy his personal blog for suggesting the Taiwanese teen idols might have lip-synched during a recent show

It didn't work out but, hey, I got to hang out with David Bowie for six months.

Chinese-American playwright David Henry Hwang, confirming the British rock star had tried to write for his impending musical based on kung fu legend Bruce Lee

I feel great regret that, as a reporter from a 'century-old store', you cannot tell the difference between publishable economic data and national secrets.

Foreign Ministry spokesman

Qin Gang, responding to a Reuters reporter peeved at being scooped by the China Securities Journal, which published the latest GDP figure - sometimes regarded as a state secret - a day before the official release