Compiled by Anita Lišková
"During my political career I
insulted everyone I wanted to insult. The only ones I did not insult
were Monika Pajerová, Jiří Lobkowitz, Petr Cibulka and other weeds
of the Czech political scene, because they were not worth the effort."
- Prime Minister Miloš Zeman stated a few days before the elections.
"The Christian-Democratic party
survived the First Czechoslovak Republic, Hitler and the bolsheviks,
so it will survive other situations as well."
- Jan Kasal, vice chairman of KDU-ČSL, answering the question whether
the Coalition could survive if it did not participate in the government.
"My 80-year-old mother told
me last Sunday: "This time you wrote it very well; even I could
- said Václav Klaus, chairman of ODS, about the brochure that he
used during his electoral campaign.
"I will vote for ODS. ČSSD
disappointed me - they are arresting sportsmen. I did not like what
they did to Šrejbr at all."
- Football player Ladislav Vízek, in reply to the poll question
regarding the upcoming elections.