Rt hon David John Mellor (born 12 March 1949) is a former British politician, non-practising barrister, broadcaster, journalist, football pundit and businessman. As a member of the Conservative Party, he served in the Cabinet of Prime Minister John Major as Chief Secretary to the Treasury (1990–92) and Secretary of State for National Heritage (April–September 1992), before resigning following a ... more »
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''Lawyers are like rhinoceroses: thick skinned, short-sighted, and always ready to charge.''David Mellor (b. 1949), British Conservative politician. "Question Time," December 3, 1992, BBC1.
''The tabloids are like animals, with their own behavioural patterns. There's no point in complaining about them, any more than complaining that lions might eat you.''David Mellor (b. 1949), British Conservative politician. Independent (London, Nov. 3, 1992). Mellor was forced to resign his government position i...