Music industry executive on reports of Liam Gallagher spitting and swearing at his audience
We have bigger fish to fry and the Kurds are not very big fish.
Senior US official, on being asked why his government had done nothing to stop the Kurdish civil war before Saddam invaded
We wouldn't want to say something three years out of date like "Christmas is wicked".
Member of Church of England team that drew up posters referring to Christmas as "bad hair day"
They have the characteristics of psychopaths, but without the criminal intent.
Lisa Marshall, psychologist, on the subject of politicians
If a man is asked in, he must not assume that he has the green light for sex, although a woman who does this should not be surprised if he thinks he does.
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