Quotes about Boris Johnson

Blackadder in a blond wig

Johnson’s glittering intelligence is not matched by self-knowledge. He sees his place in the nation’s history in Churchillian terms, whereas others — including most of the parliamentary Conservative Party — would cast him as Blackadder in a blond wig.

10 July 2018 – Max Hastings, Johnson's editor at the Daily Telegraph, former editor at the London Evening Standard, and historian