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December 19, 2007   
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"This speech brought to mind the works of Marcel Proust: practically no one in the world has managed to plow through them all."
-Political scientist Marek Migalski on Prime Minister Donald Tusk's 185-minute policy speech in parliament

"Without [the results from] the five or six biggest Polish cities, we would have won."
-Jarosław Kaczyński, former prime minister and leader of the Law and Justice party, about the October parliamentary elections

"I left home an hour earlier than usual but due to the state of the roads I arrived [at work] after 9 a.m. Warsaw roads will be among my ministry's priorities."
-Minister of infrastructure Cezary Grabarczyk of the ruling Civic Platform (PO), on his first day in office

"At home, we didn't teach him to bite other people. He certainly did not learn such aggression at home."
-Irena Baran, mother of Radosław Baran, mayor of Będzin, who bit his wife several times during a domestic quarrel

"I went to her office with a terrible pain in the abdomen, and she advised me to go on a pilgrimage to [the Catholic religious shrine of] Częstochowa."
-A patient of physician Hanna Wujkowska, who was an advisor to former Prime Minister Jarosław Kaczyński, and who is renowned for her ultra-Catholic views

"These piglets symbolize our small, stupid opposition politicians who want to eat from the American trough and carry out the White House's plans for interfering with Russia's internal affairs."
-A participant in a demonstration in front of the U.S. embassy in Moscow that included three piglets

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