Quotes of the Week

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 18 December, 2010, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 18 December, 2010, 12:00am

I know China well. It will sell you out for a boatload of Israeli software, drones and microchips so fast that your head will spin

Thomas Friedman of The New York Times, warning Palestinians the Chinese feel more loyalty towards the latest Israeli technology than to the cause of Palestine

The law is evil and unjust to us

Joseph Zen Ze-kiun, the democracy-loving cardinal, commenting on the government's legislation to reform school management with new committees, after the Court of Final Appeal said it would hear a Catholic Church challenge to the reforms

The international consensus is, the lower the amount [of acrylamide] the better it is

Dr Teresa Choi Man-yan of the Centre for Food Safety, stating the obvious about the probable cancer-causing substance found in most baked or fried snacks