Responding to a question on which businesses support the Liberal Democrats: 'Oh, a lot...Geoffrey Madrell, very distinguished businessman, not least because he's the chairman of Glenmorangie...I consider that my most notable scalp so far in my leadership.' Charles Kennedy quote
A clear conclusion has been reached, including by Conservatives, that the Conservatives are not going to win this election. [2005 election] Charles Kennedy quote
This is really going to be the first modern three party UK election that we have all experienced. [on the 2005 election] Charles Kennedy quote
Look, I have already said I am not going to put any artificial limits on our ambitions this time around [on the election in 2005] Charles Kennedy quote
I don't know what I would do now [on an abortion vote] Charles Kennedy quote
I will be joining the campaign with a song in my heart, with a spring in my step [on the birth of his first child] Charles Kennedy quote
In every town, city and constituency, local people will overall pay less tax than they do under council tax.
The total sum raised under our proposals on local income tax is no more than the total sum presently being raised by council tax, full stop.
But not less and we are not saying less. Charles Kennedy quote
Massive step forward [prediction for the 2005 election] Charles Kennedy quote
Mild mannered leader of the Liberal Democrats