„Political reform need not go hand in hand with economic liberalisation. I do not believe that if you are libertarian, full of diverse opinions, full of competing ideas in the market place, full of sound and fury, therefore you will succeed.“

—  Lee Kuan Yew, Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew, Straits Times, Aug 17, 2004
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Lee Kuan Yew
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