Knowing what I know now, I would have arrested earlier.
Ian Crampton, leading detective in the Stephen Lawrence murder investigation
We are not afraid of anybody and are ready to face the consequences, including sanctions of Western countries.
Pramod Mahajan, adviser to the Indian Prime Minister, as his country completes nuclear tests
If I am no longer trusted I will become a sage and endeavour to get close to God.
The Euro Parliament has given carte blanche to the commercialisation of the human body.
Hiltrud Breyer, German ecologist parliamentarian, as gene patenting law is passed
Ossie Ardiles was on 40 a day when he won the World Cup. It doesn't bother me.
England coach Glenn Hoddle on Paul Gascoigne's 20 cigarettes-a-day habit
We are not just a bunch of refugees begging for charity. We are not guests in this world. We are partners in it, and this partnership cannot be fulfilled without the establishment of a state.
It would be difficult to imagine a better friend or ally than modern Germany. President Clinton in Berlin
You want to depict me as the one who is thwarting the peace effort, and I'm not prepared to accept that.
Benjamin Netanyahu to US peace envoy
Once you make a decision that it is better that the baby dies, you ought to be able to make sure that it dies easily and swiftly. That means by giving it a lethal injection.
Professor Peter Singer, Australian philosopher
If it's Microsoft versus mankind, I'm on the side of mankind.
Larry Ellison, chief of Oracle
My celebration was absolutely horrible, but when you think your dream is dying it is so wonderful to see it come alive again.
Gianfranco Zola of Chelsea on scoring the winner in the final of the Cup Winners' Cup
It was a bit frightening to discover that I was doing 80 miles per hour in a 38-ton lorry with no way of slowing down.
Michael Rayner after his truck's accelerator jammed on the M1
To say he didn't do much for my marriage is an understatement.
Michael Jordache on James Major's relationship with his ex-wife ElaineReuse content