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In Canada, nobody is ever overthrown because nobody gives a damn.   Mordecai Richler 
If you’re not annoying somebody, you’re not really alive.  Margaret Atwood 
The fact is the statements are perfectly consistent, but more importantly, I don't have all the facts.   Paul Martin 
If you have made mistakes, even serious ones, there is always another chance for you. What we call failure is not the falling down but the staying down.   Mary Pickford 
A man's never wrong doing what he thinks is right.   Lorne Greene 
Time is a beautiful thing. It's like when you meet an old lover on the street six years later and they don't look so ugly anymore.   Sarah McLachlan 
Happiness is like a cloud, if you stare at it long enough, it evaporates.  Sarah McLachlan 
Leave the beaten track behind occasionally and dive into the woods. Every time you do you will be certain to find something you have never seen before.  Alexander Graham Bell 
I am flattered at being ranked among the enemies of the King's servants in this colony. I glory in the distinction.   Joseph Willcocks 
"Once a nation parts with the control of its currency and credit, it matters not who makes the nations laws. Usury, once in control, will wreck any nation. Until the control of the issue of currency and credit is restored to government and recognized as its most sacred responsibility, all talk of the sovereignty of parliament and of democracy is idle and futile." Upon nationalizing the Bank of Canada in 1938   William Lyon Mackenzie King 
Canada is one of the most impressive countires in the world  Barack Obama 
"I take tips from Canada on a lot of things"  Barack Obama 
Yes, if I were dead. - (when asked if they would say nice things about her if she were dead)   Agnes Macphail  
It is a peaceful, nice country with lots of empty space, a boring government that never faces serious crises, a minimal trade partner and the source of singers with strange accents.   John Dickinson 
Each little Province is a little nation by itself  Charles Tupper 
I would be quite willing, personally, to leave that whole country a wilderness for the next half-century but I fear if Englishmen do not go there, Yankees will  John A. Macdonald 
For me, pepper, I put it on my plate.  Jean Chrétien 
It is said that a neo-conservative is a liberal who has been mugged by reality.   Stockwell Day  
Time and time again, history has proved that the conservatives are right and the liberals are wrong.   Stockwell Day  
When asked what he did. "I am a latent Science Fiction reader."  Milton Acorn