Fletcher, David, 1952- :"Do you think the Minister would contemplate the idea of work for the dole?" Dominion Post, 26 July 2005
"There's a public perception that we're too generous with tax-payers' money." "Organise a series of TV ads to dispel that idea. You'd better make sure the ads are cheap and nasty." August - September, 2001.
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :Did the earth move for you too, Prime Minister, at the Economic Forum? My stomach turned and that's a start... Evening Post, 25 October 2000.
Fletcher, David 1952- :'How long before the local body elections are over?' 'Why?' 'I don't think our letterbox can take much more!' The Dominion, 26 September 2001.
"Mixed bag this poll, Sir. Most of the electorate think you're an untrustworthy, two-faced, smarmy, self-righteous tosser who sucks up shamelessly to the Americans..." "Any negative attitudes?" 2 May, 2005.
Evans, Malcolm 1947- :[Pulling the camel through the Eye of the Needle], New Zealand Herald, 24 July 2000.
Scott, Tom, 1947- :Zimbabwe before President Robert Mugabe came to power ... Zimbabwe under President Robert Mugabe clinging to power ... [27 April 2000].
"You know how tough the new rules are on departmental wastage! I've got to find it!!!" "He's lost a paper cup." 21 October, 2003.
"I've decided to upgrade some of the air force's aging transporters." "Which ones?" "The ones that might be used to transport me." 10 December, 2002.
"All the skilled people are moving overseas!!!" "We politicians are still here!" "I said 'skilled'." 3 January, 2006.