"Flexible working is not just for women with children. It is necessary at the other end of the scale. If people can move into part-time work, instead of retirement, then that will be a huge help. If people can fit their work around caring responsibilities for the elderly, the disabled, then again that's very positive."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Theresa May on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Theresa May on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Theresa May on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Theresa May on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Theresa May on John Lennon
"I'm not someone who feels anger on particular issues."
"Today I can announce a raft of reforms that we estimate could save over 2.5 million police hours every year. That's the equivalent of more than 1,200 police officer posts. These reforms are a watershed moment in policing. They show that we really mean business in busting bureaucracy."
"So we mustn't lower our guard in any sense because of what has happened in terms of the death of Osama Bin Laden and we are certainly not doing that. The terror threat level here in the U.K. remains at severe and we're very conscious of the need to continue that."
"It's always an interesting experience for a politician to be heard in silence, I have to say."
"The U.K. needs a system for family migration underpinned by three simple principles. One: that those who come here should do so on the basis of a genuine relationship. Two: that migrants should be able to pay their way. And three: that they are able to integrate into British society."
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