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October 8, 2008   
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"On a horse-driven cart he brought in 20 World War II artillery shells found in the forest. He said we shouldn't worry because he had chopped off all the detonators with his ax."
-A scrap metal collector in a town in Lubuskie province on a 44-year-old customer from a local village

"An institution is always going to be stronger than an individual. In a sense, that's unjust, but that's life."
-Bishop Tadeusz Pieronek, responding to criticism that the Catholic Church in Poland receives privileged treatment in the restitution of property once nationalized by the communists

"There's a tiny detail left to deal with-changing skin color.
Here, I'd recommend consulting Michael Jackson, who has mastered this difficult art."
-Marek Siwiec, European Parliament deputy from the Democratic Left Alliance, on President Lech Kaczyński's aides adopting ideas from Barack Obama's presidential campaign

"Children can understand what you say to them very quickly,while politicians find that immensely difficult."
-Ewa Drozd, a deputy from the Civic Platform, who used to run a private kindergarten before embarking on a parliamentary career

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