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Stockwell Day Quotes and Sayings

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Canada is founded upon principles that recognize the
supremacy of God and the rule of law.
- Stockwell Day

I believe in freedom of speech, but I believe we should
also have the right to comment on freedom of speech.
- Stockwell Day

The same undisciplined government spending and social
engineering that has undermined our economy over the
past 30 years has also been tearing at the social fabric of this land.
- Stockwell Day

Time and time again, history has proved that the conservatives
are right and the liberals are wrong.
- Stockwell Day

 

I am more convinced than ever that a lively two party
system is essential to our democracy.
- Stockwell Day

It would be unthinkable in Canadian public life today
for the public inauguration of our supreme political
figures to be accompanied by prayer.
- Stockwell Day

It is said that a neo-conservative is a liberal who
has been mugged by reality.
- Stockwell Day

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Like 84% of Canadians, I believe in God.
- Stockwell Day

It is well known that I am pro-life...
but I would not seek to impose my views on the Canadian people.
- Stockwell Day

The place to find the explanation for the liberal-activist
mindset of the courts is in the political arena.
- Stockwell Day

Our two major parties are actually called the Liberal
Party and the Conservative Party.
- Stockwell Day

Our Parliamentary system has simply failed to meet
the challenge of judicial activism.
- Stockwell Day

Judges must be free from political intervention or intimidation.
- Stockwell Day

Marriage commissioners who choose not to marry homosexuals are being fired.
A Knights of Columbus chapter in British Columbia is
in court because it chooses not allow a lesbian group
to use its facility for marriage ceremonies.
The list goes on.
- Stockwell Day

There are Americans will find it difficult to believe
that the Prime Minister can simply impose candidates on ridings,
and can so efficiently move individuals out of private
life and into the Cabinet with virtually no resort to the electorate.
- Stockwell Day

If the Liberals' law is passed, will sex education in the schools,
including elementary grades, include the same portrayals
of sexual activity which presently exist in heterosexual
instruction? Will there be the same presentation of
homosexual activity? Of course there will.
- Stockwell Day

In the United States, commentators recognize that,
generally speaking, most people who hold liberal positions
over a range of issues will likely vote Democratic,
while most people, again generally speaking,
who hold conservative positions will vote Republican.
- Stockwell Day

Individuals have little opportunity to get elected
to Parliament under the label of the government party...
unless they are in good standing with the Prime Minister
and pledged to be cooperative.
- Stockwell Day

My parents did not have a perfect marriage.
It was pretty good, but it was not perfect.
My marriage is not perfect.
My wife is, but I happen to be imperfect.
However, that does not discount the fact that the definition
of marriage must be defended and protected.
- Stockwell Day

Tony Blair faced a massive defection from his own party
ranks during voting around the intervention in Iraq.
For our present purpose, the point is not that he survived the defection,
but that he had to face it.
- Stockwell Day

The typical journalist's typical lead for the typical
Canadian story nowadays is along this line:
that Canadians are hard at work trying to gain a reputation
as a nation of rapid social change.
- Stockwell Day

Our national media refuses to report that even the
Supreme Court did not say marriage was a human right
in all cases nor did it say that the heterosexual definition
violated anyone's right or that the heterosexual definition
of marriage was unconstitutional.
- Stockwell Day

Canada evolved within the British Empire:
it inherited the Parliamentary system,
the Cabinet system and all the other features of the
British constitutional system which had been in place,
for the most part, for several centuries before Canada was even thought of.
- Stockwell Day

Bishop Frederick Henry of Calgary is facing at least
two official objections to his public statements along
with expensive hearings before the Alberta Human Rights
Commission for expressing his biblical views on same sex marriage.
- Stockwell Day

Provincial governments in Canada have terminated the
positions of marriage commissioners who have,
for personal religious convictions, not performed same sex marriages.
It has happened in Saskatchewan.
- Stockwell Day

I wish the government and the Minister of Justice would
address these legal and constitutional arguments,
but they refuse to.
They want Canadians to go blindly into their brave new world,
but it is not wise for a society to move blindly in any direction.
- Stockwell Day

The thinking was that so long as the British kept our
basic documents in their hands and so long as they
kept the formal right to change them,
changes in our system would be careful and deliberate.
- Stockwell Day

Our history is that we can very aggressively,
if necessary, and openly and democratically discuss our differences.
We have a democratic history in which we come together
and vote on these things.
- Stockwell Day

As all human beings are, in my view,
creatures of God's design,
we must respect all other human beings.
That does not mean I have to agree with their choices
or agree with their opinions,
but indeed I respect them as human beings.
- Stockwell Day

Here in Canada, in the Western world,
we are inside the walls.
Outside the walls are the barbarians.
- Barbara Amiel

The increased consumption of alcoholic beverages in
Canada since the outbreak of war is one evidence of this.
- William Lyon Mackenzie King

First of all, when you live in a country like Canada,
it's quite different from America in the sense that
it's very tied to traditions that were born in Britain.
- Geddy Lee

I've been to Canada, and I've always gotten the impression
that I could take the country over in about two days.
- Jon Stewart

Basketball isn't as popular in Canada as it is in the US.
Hockey is by far the most popular sport in Canada.
- Steve Nash

Even if I had nothing to do with the Canada Council,
I'd be praying for it.
- Karen Kain

My great hope would be that Quebec would realize itself
fully as a distinct part of Canada,
and stay Canadian, bringing to Canada a part of its richness.
- Gabrielle Roy

I came from Canada when I was about 10 years old,
and our family settled in Cleveland,
Ohio.
- Joe Shuster

A lot of funny stuff happens in Canada.
- Samantha Bee

Canadians look down on the United States and consider it Hell.
They are right to do so.
Canada is to the United States what,
in Dante's scheme,
Limbo is to Hell.
- Irving Layton

We don't come to Canada for our health.
We can think of other ways of enjoying ourselves.
- Prince Philip

I love Canadians because I don't see very much racism in Canada.
- Patti LaBelle

Canada is the only country in the world that knows
how to live without an identity.
- Marshall McLuhan

Australia and Canada were settled by adventurers,
they had to break new ground.
I think that is indelibly etched on our cultural spirit.
- Tom Cochrane

The joke newspaper, it says Canada abandons the monarchy.
- Mark McKinney

In Canada, nobody is ever overthrown because nobody gives a damn.
- Mordecai Richler

Canada is the essence of not being.
Not English, not American, it is the mathematic of not being.
And a subtle flavour - we're more like celery as a flavour.
- Mike Myers

I'm kinda disapointed that Canada isn't like the South Park movie said it was.
- Joel Madden

When you think of hockey, when you think of Canada,
you think of Wayne Gretzky.
- Joe Sakic

We emigrated to South Africa and later to Canada so
I went to school in several places.
- J. Philippe Rushton

But the advice was not taken - Johnstone did emigrate to Canada,
and did mortgage his pension; and I fear -
though I failed to trace his after history -
that he suffered in consequence.
- Hugh Miller

My plan was to stay in Canada to make films.
- Ted Kotcheff

Canada is hockey.
- Mike Weir

Canada is the only country founded on the relentless pursuit of the rodent.
- Preston Manning

Another turn in my life happened when I took on the Canada Council.
- Maureen Forrester

Coming from Canada, being a writer and Jewish as well,
I have impeccable paranoia credentials.
- Mordecai Richler

We are very grateful for what the Ontario provincial government is doing,
and for cooperation from provincial and local police
forces all across Canada.
- Paul Cellucci

We came off the road of the last tour very inspired to just keep playing,
so we went to Canada.
- Billy Sherwood

In my opinion, Al Moritz may be the best poet of his generation in Canada.
- George Murray

For our immediate family and relatives,
Canada was a land of opportunity.
- Sidney Altman

We would be there for Canada, part of our family.
That is why so many in the United States are disappointed
and upset that Canada is not fully supporting us now.
- Paul Cellucci

I don't have any respect at all for the scum-bags who
went to Canada to avoid the draft or to avoid doing their fair share.
- R. Lee Ermey

You accumulate political capital to spend it on noble causes for Canada.
If you're afraid to spend your capital,
you shouldn't be there.
- Brian Mulroney

At that time a lot of young men didn't want to go to the war and kill.
This guy that I fell in love with was one of those
so he escaped to Canada and I followed him.
- Ann Wilson

For many years, the government of Canada has massively
supported orchestras and the arts in general.
- Lara St.
John

On the same day I was sworn in as Prime Minister of Canada,
I announced the most sweeping reform ever undertaken
in the structure of our federal government.
- Kim Campbell

Actually, in this instance we do have probably a better
tracking system than was the instance in Canada.
Because this is a dairy cow, they're all individually tagged.
- Ann Veneman

Nowadays they either want to move the film to Canada
or in some cases they go to Prague or Romania or they
want to keep 'em down in L.A.
- Philip Kaufman

But you know, there's always a danger nowadays that
films are gonna be brought up to Canada for budget reasons.
And that's something that really concerns me.
- Philip Kaufman

I'm just ah, actually developing a tv show for HBO,
and I'm directing a film this summer,
and actually I'm doing some live shows out in western Canada.
- Bruce McCulloch

I rise in support of a Canada in which liberties are safeguarded,
rights are protected and the people of this land are
treated as equals under the law.
- Paul Martin

So we are disappointed that some of our closest allies,
including Canada, have not agreed with us on the urgent
need for this military action against Iraq.
- Paul Cellucci


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