"I stood for parliament with the amazing support and help of my ex-husband, but it's not something that was handed to me like a peerage. I worked hard and was elected. So my achievements, such as they are, are my own."
"Sometimes I think my husband is so amazing that I don't know why he's with me. I don't know whether I'm good enough. But if I make him happy, then I'm everything I want to be."Louise Mensch on Angelina Jolie
"If you tell people where to go, but not how to get there, you'll be amazed at the results."Louise Mensch on George S. Patton
"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit."Louise Mensch on Harry S. Truman
"If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you."Louise Mensch on Les Brown
"Nobody in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get. But if you work really hard and you're kind, amazing things will happen."Louise Mensch on Conan O'Brien
"I'm not sure I make old bones in parliament. It's an amazing experience to have had but I can't see myself being Mother of the House."
"I'm not embarrassed about the novels I wrote when I was younger, but I couldn't write them today because of my religion."