Ma Ying-jeou’s ‘Step Down’ quote

“When you have an approval rating of 18 percent, you should have a sense of shame and step down even if you did not commit any crime. That is how you win respect.”

— Ma Ying-jeou in 2006, demanding then-president Chen Shui-bian’s resignation. (Ma Ying-jeou, now president of Taiwan, currently enjoys a 9.2% approval rating.)