Quotes of the Day

Malalai Joya Afghan parliament female
Monday, May. 21, 2007

Open quoteA stable is better, for there you have a donkey that carries a load and a cow that provides milk. The parliament is worse than a stable.Close quote

  • a female member of the Afghan parliament, who was voted out by fellow members after making negative comments on the chamber
Photo: Ahmad Masood / Reuters | Source: Reuters