"About 124,000 people die each year from smoking-related illness. That's equivalent to a jumbo jet each day. Can you imagine the uproar if a jumbo jet crashed each day?" - Mike Unger, chief executive, the Roy Castle Foundation (see news, p1)
"Sorry, our CSR man said he hasn't really got an appetite for it." - Shell Foundation press officer on being asked to contribute to Hot Issue on whether CSR standards should be enforced by law (see p15)
"I'm calm and cool under fire, and great in the kitchen." - Jean-Michel Piedagnel, Medecins San Frontieres UK executive director, in New Woman magazine's 'Hot heroes you can date' feature this month.