Quotes of the week

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 09 October, 2011, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 09 October, 2011, 12:00am


If this becomes law, people would be utterly disappointed in their own country

Wan Yanhai, Aids activist, on legalising secret detention

Death is very likely the single best invention of life

Apple founder Steve Jobs, who died on Thursday, talking about mortality in 2005

We've been up to pretty bad behaviour throughout history. It was fun

Roy Greenslade, a former editor of the Daily Mirror tabloid, at Britain's phone-hacking inquiry

We hope there will be no typhoons

Raphael le Masne de Chermont of Shanghai Tang on plans for a pop-up store on a ferry-pier roof