Paul Martin Quotes.
This is the province that pioneered dreaming big.
Canada is our country. It belongs to us and we belong to it. Let us join together, in our time, and make history once again.
The vicious circle has been shattered. Canadians now enjoy the benefits of the virtuous circle.
Put simply, we must always remember that separate but equal is not equal.
Now the bad guy’s not targeting cash. He’s targeting narcotics. And he’s robbing a pharmacy because that’s where the narcotics are.
Since one never knows what will be the line of advance, it is always most rash to condemn what is not quite in the fashion of the moment.
Our veterans connect generations and Canadians. As a country and as individuals, we gain in pride and in purpose from their deeds and their service.
The facts are plain: Religious leaders who preside over marriage ceremonies must and will be guided by what they believe. If they do not wish to celebrate marriages for same-sex couples, that is their right. The Supreme Court says so. And the Charter says so.
I really think Canada should get over to Iraq as quickly as possible.
The achievements we forge in this place and in our nation will not be those of one person or one party.
Don’t tell me what’s in the Red Book. I wrote the goddamned thing. And I know that it’s a lot of crap.
I got a call from a group saying they’d like to have a roundtable with the reserve next door, and would I help to set it up. I said, ‘Sure, what’s the name of the chief?’ I asked, ‘Do you know any members of the band council?’ They didn’t.
It’s very clear that we are going to have 10 different [abortion] laws and that we are going to have these laws made by judges
The fact is that there is now, we know well, a proliferation of nuclear weapons, and that many weapons that Saddam Hussein had, we don’t know where they are. That means terrorists have access to all of that.
Reasonable people can have differences.
Canadians would not tolerate it if they really knew there was a whole generation of aboriginal Canadians who have a chance at a better education and are being denied it.
The fact is the statements are perfectly consistent, but more importantly, I don’t have all the facts.
My view was that if you’re going to make a mistake in your predictions, make sure you make them the right way. Don’t put yourself into a situation where, in fact, you say you’re going to do something, and then all of a sudden you can’t.
The main goal in any criminal statute is to produce what’s best for the victim. And sometimes, a mandatory minimum doesn’t accomplish that.
We, as Canadians, have no hesitation lecturing the rest of the world on what they should be doing, how they shouldn’t discriminate, and how they should treat the poor. That same discrimination – unfairness that exists in so many of these countries – has been practised for years in our own country.
The people of Canada have worked hard to build a country that opens its doors to include all, regardless of their differences; a country that respects all, regardless of their differences; a country that demands equality for all, regardless of their differences.
Have you ever, on a cloudless night, looked down from a passing aircraft flying over Canada? Endless, glowing strings of cities, towns, and homesteads. Stretching on and on, one province to the next. With only the stars in the distance.
Mr. Anwar is a respected colleague and a man of integrity, who in his capacity as finance minister showed strong dedication to enhancing the financial well-being of the Malaysian people.
For years governments have been promising more than they can deliver, and delivering more than they can afford.
You do not want to get your debt ratio out of whack.
Every Canadian who wants to learn should have the opportunity to do so.