Quotes about Boris Johnson

Anyone who comes into the orbit of Boris Johnson tends to emerge damaged

Anyone who comes into the orbit of Boris Johnson tends to emerge damaged and it took me a long time to recover from having worked with him. It was a pretty traumatic experience. He is a pretty scary man actually when he’s angry and it’s only you, one woman, in the office with him. He is intimidating and imposing and quite sort of aggressive. I wouldn’t wish that on anyone and I think the nearer you get to him the less you like him.

26 January 2022 – Sonia Purnell, Johnson’s biographer and his former deputy in the Daily Telegraph’s Brussels bureau