"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."
"Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged."Jay Weatherill on Ronald Reagan
"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."Jay Weatherill on Nelson Mandela
"If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom."Jay Weatherill on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do."Jay Weatherill on Robert A. Heinlein
"Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err."Jay Weatherill on Mahatma Gandhi
"You'll be much more successful if you follow your dreams and follow your passions."
"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."
"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."