“This is an unusual case, but the state has previously shown that the defendant knew that her conduct was wrong at the time that she committed the charged offenses, and the state will be ready to do so again when the new trial begins.”
“Today is a most unusual day, because we have never lived it before; we will never live it again; it is the only day we have.
Today can be a healthy unusual day for you -- and for others -- if you take time to give someone a smile . . . to express a word of kindness . . . to lend a helping hand to someone in need . . . to write a note of gratitude . . . to give a word of encouragement to someone who is temporarily overcome with problems . . . to share a portion of your material possessions with others.”
“Our assessment has shown that State Residences have not submitted their returns since July and that many ministries are not submitting regularly their monthly figures. Government should therefore be seen to be serious with the budget allocations and adhere to statutory provisions because once the budget is passed by parliament it is law.”
“But he has shown to be a leader on this team. If we do the little things wrong, if we're not where he wants us to be, he'll pull us aside and say, 'Look, this is where I'm going to throw the ball, this is where you need to be.' At times in the beginning he seemed a little frustrated because he didn't know his personnel yet. But now, I think that he's starting to build some trust in us.”