For some reason, lots of terrible things start here and then spread. The Cold War was one. It didn't... - Yanis Varoufakis Quotes from quotely.org

For some reason, lots of terrible things start here and then spread. The Cold War was one. It didn't start in Berlin - it started in Athens in December 1944; the contagion in the eurozone started here in 2010. We are perfectly capable as Europeans of messing things up unnecessarily.

Yanis Varoufakis