Oh to be a Welshman.” – Bankhall's Tony Murrell on the abysmal
performance of the English football team against Australia.
”I'm busy avoiding Australians at the moment” – Murrell again.
”You are the most normal person I've had a conversation with
today.” – Direct Life & Pensions sales and marketing director
Richard Verdin to an MM reporter after a trip to the US.
”I'm going into a black hole soon.” – Mortgage Brain chief
executive Mark Lofthouse.
”Don't take this the wrong way but will you take a look at my
arse. It's really rather red and swollen.” – New Star marketing
director Rob Page after falling off a quad bike.
Why don't you drive into a tree and have done with it?” – Mail on
Sunday journalist Richard Dyson on the back of a quad bike to the
”Trust me, I'm a civil servant.” – Treasury spokesman to MM journalist.
”I didn't plan for the Venezuelan factor.” – Prudential Premier
Mortgage Service head John Malone stuck at Gatwick after grenade is
found in passenger's luggage.