Q. "Did you lobby the European Commission or the European Parliament?"
A. "We lobbied anything that moved like buggery."
- RNIB parliamentary officer
"We do believe there is such a thing as society."
- Francis Maude Tory MP for Horsham and Michael Portillo's right-hand man
"The sector is right to be wary of the assumption by some that the skills and culture which make for commercial success are always transferable to, and appropriate for, the non-profit sector."
- Theresa Lloyd director of Philanthropy UK.