Nicola Sturgeon

Nicola Sturgeon Quotes

United Kingdom, Minister
July 19, 1970

Nicola Ferguson Sturgeon is a Scottish politician who is currently serving as the fifth First Minister of Scotland and leader of the Scottish National Party since November 2014. She is the first woman to hold either position. Sturgeon has been a member of the Scottish Parliament since 1999, first as an additional member for the Glasgow electoral region from 1999 to 2007 and as the member for Glasgow Southside since 2007.

  • Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland will be back soon, Europe. Keep the light on.
  • Nicola Sturgeon: I want to be clear that regardless of the circumstances, I was in the wrong. There are no excuses. These rules do apply to me, just as they do to everyone else. I am kicking myself very hard.
  • Nicola Sturgeon: That inalienable right of self-determination cannot, and will not, be subject to a Westminster veto. We are seeing across the Atlantic, what happens to those who try to hold back the democracy. They get swept away.