"Pardon one offence, and you encourage the commission of many."
“And the banks - hard to believe in a time when we're facing a banking crisis that many of the banks created - are still the most powerful lobby on Capitol Hill. And they frankly own the place.”
Dick Durbin, US Senator From Illinois
"And there is a kind of an 'ok guys, you're mad, how are you going to stop me' mentality at the top."
Robert Johnson, economist