”My finger has seized up… It's just too much for me” – The Bureaux managing director Peter Quinton on thumbing through the FSA's menu consultation paper.
”Hello, is that Clerical Minimal?” – Recent call taken by Clerical's press team ”I'm pretty happy with where I am at the moment – as chief executive of a FTSE100 company I think I'm allowed to be.” – Bradford & Bingley chief executive Christopher Rodrigues just before leaving for Visa International in San Francisco.
”PRs don't really do anything. All we do is help people who do things meet each other.” – Neil Mainland of Mainland PR.
”I used to have a body like Kylie's, then I joined financial services and it went to hell.” – Lansons PR Laura Cronin.
”I may be smarmy but I'm consistent.” – Quill PR Roddy Vaughan Thomas.
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