"There is no party, regardless of how disciplined they are, that can control street protests, and all past experiences proved that,"
Akram Chehayeb - PSP (Anti-Syrian...for now...)
"every demonstration will be faced with another demonstration and a bullet will not be met with a flower."
Nasrallah Butrous Sfeir - Maronite Patriach (Anti-Syrian...ish)
"What we are hearing nowadays is very worrisome. The Lebanese society is divided and there are those who are working toward returning the country to the age of tutelage."
Amin Gemayel - Phalange Party (Anti-Syrian...under newly returned management)
"a party working for Lebanon ... and another one which insists on linking [Lebanon] to regional strategic interests that are closer to adventures, taking place on its land and destroying its infrastructure and killing and displacing its people."
Lebanese Forces (Anti-Syrian)
"[We urge the government] to take all necessary measures to prevent any party from violating the laws, hindering democracy and attacking the authority under certain political demands."
Hisham Safieddine - Hizballah (Pro-Syrian)
"[The national unity government is] on its way to being accomplished...there is no way that anyone could try to eradicate or run away from this reality."
Mohammad Raad - Hizballah (Pro-Syrian)
"We will take all available democratic steps to achieve this goal, including resigning from the government,"
Al-Manar TV - Hizballah (Pro-Syrian)
"[The March 14 Forces are] betting, for example, on regional developments that could lead to a possible American offensive against the Islamic Republic (of Iran)...[they] are terrified of popular anger."