"The people of Britain want a Home Secretary who will give them back their streets. They want a Home Secretary who will speak up for the victim, not the criminal."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."William Hague on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."William Hague on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."William Hague on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."William Hague on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."William Hague on Robert Frost
"You do have to do business with and to try to influence people you don't agree with, or find disagreeable, so it's important to stress that balance."
"The message I take all round the world is Britain is open for business."
"I gave up lots of things I love doing: writing, and business, and playing the piano and so on."
"I don't think my principles change. I think the way in which you apply those principles to modern society changes."
"We have to face the reality of climate change. It is arguably the biggest threat we are facing today."