"To the former child migrants, who came to Australia from a home far away, led to believe this land would be a new beginning, when only to find it was not a beginning, but an end, an end of innocence - we apologise and we are sorry. To the mothers who lost the maternal right to love and care for their child - we apologise, and we are sorry."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Malcolm Turnbull on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Malcolm Turnbull on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Malcolm Turnbull on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Malcolm Turnbull on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Malcolm Turnbull on Robert Frost
"The question of whether or to what extent human activities are causing global warming is not a matter of ideology, let alone of belief. The issue is simply one of risk management."
"It is our job, as members of parliament, to legislate with an eye to the long term future, to look over the horizon beyond the next election and ensure that as far as we can what we do today will make Australia a better place, a safer place, for future generations to live in."
"We need to recognise that the whole edifice of our fifth estate, of our journalism, has been built on a foundation of newspaper journalism and that that foundation is crumbling. The management of the media companies will deny that the end is nigh. I hope they are right."
"China and India will take the global leadership on climate change: they are suffering for it."
"Those who condemn gay marriage, yet are silent or indifferent to the breakdown of marriage and divorce, are, in my view, missing the real issue."