"I believe that investing in our children's development from the earliest age is the single most important contribution we can make to the health and wellbeing of our citizens, their capacity and the future prosperity of our state."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Jay Weatherill on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Jay Weatherill on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Jay Weatherill on Tom Stoppard
"Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul."Jay Weatherill on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Jay Weatherill on Henry David Thoreau
"You'll be much more successful if you follow your dreams and follow your passions."
"People want the freedom. They want to be able to shop. If you don't like the shop trading hours and you're a shop owner, you don't have to open."
"If we wish our state's growth to continue, then our future will increasingly be with industries that require a highly skilled and technically proficient workforce."
"There is an opportunity for us to renew ourselves. There's an opportunity for us to leave the past behind and present something different for the future."
"We are all in this together. We want to have, I suppose, a single point of entry so that anyone coming near a disability service can get a very complete picture. Government needs to understand that picture, and we need to be able to offer somebody a one-stop shop."