"It's always an interesting experience for a politician to be heard in silence, I have to say."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Theresa May on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Theresa May on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Theresa May on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Theresa May on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Theresa May on Mark Twain
"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."
"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."
"National security is the first duty of government but we are also committed to reversing the substantial erosion of civil liberties."