"My dad was a militant atheist, or is a militant atheist. My mum was sort of bought up in a religious family because she was a Protestant from Ireland but wasn't especially religious."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Tony Blair on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Tony Blair on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Tony Blair on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Tony Blair on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Tony Blair on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The art of leadership is saying no, not saying yes. It is very easy to say yes."
"My view is that you still, in order to win from the Labour perspective, have to have a strong alliance with business as well as the unions. You have got to be very much in the centre ground on things like public sector reform."
"I didn't come into politics to change the Labour Party. I came into politics to change the country."
"Education is the best economic policy there is."
"My faith foundation works to bring about a greater respect and understanding between different faiths. We basically work with six popular religions in the world which are the three Abrahamic religions, Hinduism and Buddhism and Sikhism."