Thus Spake



  • The implications of the houses decision are grave. I fear we are reaching the limits of this process in this house. This government will continue to press for the orderly Brexit that the result of the referendum demands.

__ Theresa May, UK PM

  • The world cannot afford China’s shameful hypocrisy toward Muslims. On one hand China abuses more than a million Muslims at home, but on the other it protects violent Islamic terrorist groups from sanctions at the UN.

__ Mike Pompeo, US Secretary of State

  • If a certain country accuses China of sheltering by putting such technical hold, does that mean that all countries that put hold are sheltering terrorists? If this makes sense, shall we say that the country that puts the most holds is the biggest protector of terrorism?”

__ Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson

  • Some aspects of #cricket apply in diplomacy’ some do not. @ImranKhanPTI, it is important to resist temptation to ball tamper with the #Afghan peace process and its internal affairs.#AfgPeace.

__ John Bass, US Ambassador to Afghanistan, on Pak PM Imran Khan’s reported suggestion for an interim government in Afghanistan to help smooth the talks process.

  • Clearly you little pygmy your knowledge of ball tampering is as void as your understanding of Afghanistan and the region!......Another sign of Trumpian mischief a la Khalil Zad style!

__ Shireen Mazari, Pak Minister for Human rights referring to the US Envoy .

  • One person runs Bengal. She never discusses anything with anyone. Atrocities since CPM’s rule have continued during TMC regime. A party ran a government then, and now, a person runs it. Don’t the people of Bengal have a voice?

__ Rahul Gandhi, West Bengal chief minister

  • Mamataji thinks that infiltrators will see her through elections. We will bring NRC and oust every infiltrator from the state. I want to assure all refugees that that the Citizenship (Amendment} Bill is our commitment and Hindu, Buddhist and Sikh refugees will not be required to leave the country. They can live here with respect.

__ Amit Shah, BJP President.

  • I feel that Nyay is a political gimmick. Where will you get Rs 3,54,000 cr budget for that? That too over and above all the welfare schemes that the NDA government introduced and by distributing this where will you get the money to spend on roads, irrigation, schools and other infrastructure. I feel the Congress party is very confident on not winning this election and hence not be called to account for that promise.

__ Nitin Gadhkari, Union Minister

  • Experiment with falsehood was attempted in Godhra train burning case. Ishraat Jahan case was passed on as a political operation. ‘Caravans’ of modern day falsehood follow such precedents & get ample support from ‘falsehood perpetrators’.

__ Arun Jaitley, Finance Minister

  • For the first time in history jobs have not been created but destroyed under a prime minister and he will be remembered as a job destroyer. He does different kind of surgical strikes at the border. You also did a surgical strike on employment in 2018 and 1 crore people were affected by it.

__ Jairam Ramesh, former union minister and senior Congress leader.

  • The biggest leader of the Congress coming to Kerala and taking on the Left. It’s not the BJP but the Left which has to be destroyed, this is the message that this contest will sent out.

__ Pinarayi Vijayan, Kerala chief minister

  • There is a right time for everything….Those parents who let their under-aged children do adventures on road should know that there is no point in regretting for life if something goes wrong.

__ Kochouseph Chittilappily, Businessman

  • Was enthralled the way she played tennis, but when she tweets like this, about recent denial of gender justice in my once progressive state, I’m in awe. Thank you Martina Navratilova@Martina. And what a snub to many ex-liberals like Tharoor!

__ N.S. Madhavan, Renowned novelist, columnist and retired administrator

  • Thanks for the overwhelming response to my new movie Lucifer. It was noted that some are capturing the interesting scenes of the movie on their mobile and are spreading through WhatsApp and social media. They are doing a great crime against the movie by doing so.

__ Actor Mohanlal on Facebook


Quote For The Week

‘A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way and shows the way.’

__ John C. Maxwell