Famous Quotes from Famous Highly Paid People

Robin Low
4 min readFeb 28, 2024

In the midst of hyper inflation and retrenchments… I guess this guy does not need to worry.

Let us look at other famous inspiring quotes…

“Service for the country cannot be measured in dollars and cents”

“You do not need a lot of space to have sex”

“I have not come across one single migrant worker himself that has demanded an apology”

  • Joe Teo…

“SINGAPOREANS could consider living in nursing homes in neighbouring Johor Baru”

“In Japan, the CEO and board of directors will call a press conference and take a deep bow, and in the good old days, they may even commit hara-kiri.”

  • Khaw Boon Wan

“Every month, when I receive my CPF statement, I feel so rich and the best part is, I know the CPF money won’t run away. CPF will still be around for a long, long time to come. Not only is it earning good interest, my capital is protected.”

  • Lim Swee Say

“No, it was not a U-turn, and neither was it a reversal of government policy. But you can call it a rethink.”

  • Yeo Cheow Tong

“Everybody has a car, my wife have one, I have one, we are working professional we need car to travel.”

  • Koh Poh Koon

“F*cking populist”

“TB is not contagious, no need to close school!”

“There is nothing to stop PRs from continuing to own property in Singapore, even if they have left.”

“We cannot shut out foreigners seeking jobs in Singapore.”

“The normal perception that all cardboard collectors are people who are unable to take care of themselves financially is not really true. There will be some who do this as their main source of income. Some do so to supplement what they have. Some prefer to earn extra monies, treat it as a form of exercise and activity rather than being cooped up at home. They do this to remain independent, so that they can have dignity and not have to ask their families for help.”

  • Tan Chuan Jin



Robin Low

Author, Traveler, Innovator. Focuses on Social Impact and Innovation.