"I'm very lucky. I am one of those people who is able to go home, shut the front door and completely focus on the kids."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Nick Clegg on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Nick Clegg on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Nick Clegg on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Nick Clegg on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Nick Clegg on Robert Frost
"The British political system and the whole clapped out Westminster architecture, and the language that we use about politics, it's completely unsustainable. You either decide to be part of that transition to do something different. Or you cling to old certainties."
"Liberalism is a really old British tradition and it has a completely different attitude towards the individual and the relationship between the individual and the state than the collectivist response of Labour, and particularly Old Labour, does."
"I don't want to clip on the armour every morning. I've seen some politicians do this and they get a bit mangled and bitter. I just refuse to do that. I refuse to be angry or bitter or complain, and I remain open. I may sometimes be a bit too open but I'm not going to change that one bit."
"Most of what needs to be changed in the euro zone can be done without treaty changes. The demand for treaty change is as political as it is legal and I don't think it's going to happen soon."
"I am quite strict as a dad but I don't want to be censorious."