The people do not mind fornication but they loathe adultery.
Ramsay MacDonald 13/07/1936
On the abdication of Edward VIII
All the poison that my Hon. friend (Edwina Currie) suggests I would happily take rather than be spread eagled on the floor of the House by her.
Nicholas Fairbairn 14/01/1985
I must tell my Hon. Friend Miss Janet Fookes) that although I have always been attracted to her I have never actually dared ask her whether she would go to bed with me.
Nicholas Fairbairn 25/01/1985
I am always on the job.
Margaret Thatcher 1984
Interview on Aspel & Co, explaining that she lived above the shop at Downing Street
What do you think of those two then?
To male advisers, while holding up Page 3 of The Sun in front of them
I do not under any circumstances discuss my relations with the ladies. I am a gentleman, not a hairdresser.
Discussing his diaries
If you bed people of below-stairs class, they will go to the papers.
On Alan Clark's witches' coven
Clinton lied. A man might forget where he parks or where he lives, but he never forgets oral sex, no matter how bad it is.
The important thing in acting is to laugh and cry. If I have to cry, I think of my sex life. If I have to laugh, I think of my sex life.