So Britain is heading for a hung Parliament.
Here is a selection of standout quotes from a frantic election night.
- Exit poll shock as Tory look set to miss majority
- Election branded catastrophic mistake in wake of exit poll
- SNP losing seats in Scotland
- Clegg becomes of the biggest losses of the night
- Osborne slams 'catastrophic' night for Tories
- A second election looms?
- May promises stability despite disastrous night
- Corbyn calls on May to resign
- Another EU referendum looms?