Margaret Thatcher – star of the show at the 1990 European Summit in Dublin

Irish Independent 9 April 2013

Asked if she’d heard what Jacques Delors had said earlier – that ‘if God had deliberated for as long as they had on European integration, he would never have created Adam’ – Thatcher said, ‘Yes, I heard what he said, I was in the room.’ After the laughter subsided, she added, ‘And I was thinking what a better job God did the second time around when he created Eve!’ The place was in convulsions.