Quotes

In Quotes: "The level of devastation..."

"The level of devastation, both financial and on a human level, is astounding." -- Robert J. Ivanhoe, a lawyer representing investors in the Bernard L. Madoff Ponzi scheme scandal.

In Quotes: "We were worried that some of the young people..."

"We were worried that some of the young people were being groomed by the more criminal element and pressured by their peers." -- The Association of Chief Police Officers on the prevalence of gangs using social networks to recruit new members.

In Quotes: "It's rather embarrassing..."

"It's rather embarrassing when somebody steals my credit cards." -- Visa CEO Joseph Saunders told conference attendees in New York about losing his wallet.

In Quotes: "As president I couldn't allow us to keep paying a debt"

"... as president I couldn't allow us to keep paying a debt that was obviously immoral and illegitimate." -- Ecuador's President Rafael Correa on why his country will default on billions of foreign debt.

In Quotes: "I just can't stand..."

"I just can't stand the thought of them doing away with Saturn." -- Proud Saturn owner Dianne Pollard said on General Motors' plan to do away with the car line.

In Quotes: "We not only saved the world..."

"...we not only saved the world, er, saved the banks and led the way...," -- Great Britain's Prime Minister Gordon Brown said before the House of Commons before being drowned out by laughter.

In Quotes: "The Shaolin take-over is just a way of using its fame to cheat..."

"The Shaolin take-over is just a way of using its fame to cheat more kind people out of their money." -- a poster vented on Sohu.com about the Shaolin Temple taking over management of four Buddhist temples in southwest China.

In Quotes: "No matter how bad the crisis gets..."

"No matter how bad the crisis gets, parents in Europe and America will still buy toys as Christmas comes." -- Guo Zhenxi, head of China Central Television's economic channel.

 

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