"I'm hugely motivated by consumerism. I don't think I would have ever got up in the morning if I hadn't wanted to buy something. I think it brings people pleasure." - Vogue's editor, Alexandra Shulman, on her love of shopping
"The opportunity to give Capital Radio back its credibility and soul; that would be a fantastic job. For me, I've got a 12-month contract with Birmingham, and I'm a very honourable person." - Karren Brady, the Birmingham City FC managing director, on reports linking her with the MD job at Capital Radio.