"I don't think it will work. It will last three months, then we'll have elections, and then we'll have the same problems all over again."
- GEORGE PAPANDROPOULOSeconomist and commentator, on Greek prime minister George Papandreou's agreement to resign and assist in creating a unity government to oversee Greece's debt-relief deal
"It's nothing that I can rule out, and I'm not clinging to any chair. That's the political cost I'm taking on, me personally, for something which I did not cause."
- GEORGE PAPANDREOUGreek prime minister, in response to opposition calling on him to resign. Papandreou faces a no-confidence vote Friday after controversy arose over his proposed referendum on the international bailout of Greece
"The command of the Greek people will bind us. "
- GEORGE PAPANDREOUGreek Prime Minister, who announced that the country will hold a referendum on the new European Union aid package intended to resolve the debt crisis
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