Quotes about Boris Johnson

He lacked the appropriate diligence

On the basis of the tutors’ reports, I formed the judgment that, while Boris had the necessary intelligence, he lacked the appropriate diligence to achieve the first-class degree that he clearly felt was his due. Though he sat lightly to formal academic obligations, Boris did acquire a genuine love of the classics during his undergraduate years, and he was far from idle in social and political pursuits.

5 July 2019 – Anthony Kenny, Boris Johnson's former tutor and Master of Balliol College Oxford