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Who said that? Answers to our New Year's quiz

January 2, 2017 9:46 AM

Guess Who?

Here are the answers to our weekend quiz on the words of Liberal Democrats, Liberals and liberal thinkers…


New Year's Eve ~ Liberal Democrats from recent years

1. Tim Farron (2013)

2. Paddy Ashdown (1989)

3. Menzies Campbell (2007)

4. Charles Kennedy (2004)

5. Vince Cable (2009)

6. Nick Clegg (2012)

Revisit the quiz here to read the quotations.


New Year's Day ~ Liberal thinkers and politicians from times past

1. William Ewart Gladstone (1888)

2. William Beveridge (1945)

3. Violet Bonham Carter (1945)

4. John Stuart Mill (1848)

5. Joseph Chamberlain (1885)

6. Jo Grimond (1964)

Revisit the quiz here to read the quotations.

All of the quotations in our two-part quiz come from the Kindle edition of The Dictionary of Liberal Quotations by Duncan Brack, published in 2013 by Biteback Publishing, London, and available from Amazon at