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Government cannot and must not replace private initiative. ...
by Kim Campbell

Government cannot and must not replace private initiative.
- Kim Campbell

The world has changed profoundly since our programs were first established.
- Kim Campbell

Since the end of the Second World War,
our population has more than doubled to 27 million people.
- Kim Campbell

Some of you may have been hoping that today I would
speak about Lucien Bouchard's latest economic theories.
But I have decided to spare him for the time being:
after all,
he is a man.
- Kim Campbell

 

To suggest that Quebecers willingly give up the chance
to exercise fully their influence within the federal
government would be to betray the historical role Quebec
has always played in Confederation,
and to undermine the legitimacy of their pride and ambitions.
- Kim Campbell

For me, unemployment and poverty in the Greater Montreal
area is not mainly a problem of structure,
or design, or statistics.
It is a profoundly human situation.
- Kim Campbell

Despite our high rate of unemployment,
300,000 jobs go unfilled largely because many of the
unemployed lack the skills needed today as a result
of technological progress.
- Kim Campbell

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I'd be prouder still to say I was Canada's 10th woman prime minister.
- Kim Campbell

I believe that Canadians have the common sense to see
that a better future cannot be built on fragmentation.
- Kim Campbell

For over 20 years, the federal and provincial governments
have made enormous efforts employing a variety of approaches
in an attempt to stimulate Montreal's economy.
- Kim Campbell

I believe it is time for new leadership that is able
to leave the '70s behind.
- Kim Campbell

I know Quebecers don't want to relive old battles;
they prefer to build for the future.
- Kim Campbell

Governments allocate enormous resources for social programs.
And it is true that for many years we have had one
of the best social service systems in the world.
Yet we are still incapable of meeting the needs of
tens of thousands of Canadian families.
- Kim Campbell

For people on social assistance, the loss of free dental care,
prescription drugs and subsidized housing can greatly
outweigh additional income from working.
We've all heard the stories.
- Kim Campbell

There is no greater honour than to serve Canadians.
- Kim Campbell

We Canadians are not given as a people to great patriotic displays.
- Kim Campbell

Canadians want to see real hope restored,
not false hopes raised.
- Kim Campbell

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

It would be naive to imagine we have solved all our
income security problems simply because the roles of
the federal and provincial governments in the area
of skills training have been clarified.
- Kim Campbell

I have always believed governments must adapt to the needs of the people,
not the other way around.
- Kim Campbell

Our first Prime Minister saw a country that would be
known for its generosity of spirit.
And so it is.
- Kim Campbell

Canada is the homeland of equality, justice and tolerance.
- Kim Campbell

In all modesty, we must admit that governments are
not always the best doctors when it comes to diagnosing
economic ailments and prescribing the right treatment.
- Kim Campbell

An increasing number of Canadians must juggle the demands
of work with the need to care for children,
or for family members who are ill or too frail to care for themselves.
Our programs have simply not kept pace with these societal changes.
- Kim Campbell

For too many, to work means having less income.
- Kim Campbell

We have to define and put into practice a better,
more coherent and effective policy on income security.
- Kim Campbell

Am I not destroying my enemies
when I make friends of them?
- Abraham Lincoln

Individually, we are one drop.
Together, we are an ocean.
- Ryunosuke Satoro

If we have no peace,
it is because we have forgotten
that we belong to each other.
- Mother Teresa

Winners Dream Big Dreams.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Majority rule only works if you're also
considering individual rights,
because you can't have five wolves and one sheep
voting on what to have for dinner.
- Larry Flynt

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent
about things that matter.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Worry" is a word that I don't allow myself to use.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

The revelation of thought takes men
out of servitude into freedom.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Do you ever question why our educational system
teaches competition rather than cooperation?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process,
gradually changing opinions,
slowly eroding old barriers,
quietly building new structures.
- John F. Kennedy

Our problems are man-made, therefore they may be solved by man.
And man can be as big as he wants.
No problem of human destiny is beyond human beings.
- John F. Kennedy

Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet.
We all breathe the same air.
We all cherish our children's future.
And we are all mortal.
- John F. Kennedy

No culture can live if it attempts to be exclusive.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

We must be free not because we claim freedom,
but because we practice it.
- William Faulkner

We are free only if we face the challenge of freedom,
do the work of freedom, fight the fight of freedom
and die the death for freedom.
- Charles G. Adams

The world moves, and ideas that were
once good are not always good.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Peace cannot be achieved through violence,
it can only be attained through understanding.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The more laws and order are made prominent,
the more thieves and robbers there will be.
- Lao Tzu

The problems of victory are more agreeable
than those of defeat,
but they are no less difficult.
- Winston Churchill

In great contests, each party claims to act
in accordance with the will of God.
Both may be, and one must be wrong.
- Abraham Lincoln

Freedom is never dear at any price.
It is the breath of life.
What would a man not pay for living?
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Give me your tired, your poor,
your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.
- written on the Statue of Liberty in New York harbor

Every kind of peaceful cooperation among men
is primarily based on mutual trust
and only secondarily on institutions
such as courts of justice and police.
- Albert Einstein

If you want to make peace with your enemy,
you have to work with your enemy.
Then he becomes your partner.
- Nelson Mandela

Our loyalties must transcend our race, our tribe,
our class, and our nation;
and this means we must develop a world perspective.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.
- Albert Camus

For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains,
but to live in a way that respects
and enhances the freedom of others.
- Nelson Mandela

A bad peace is better than a good war.
- Yiddish Proverb

Only strength can cooperate. Weakness can only beg.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

When we step on the battlefield, I will be
The First Boots On and the Last Boots Off.
- LtG. Hal Moore

Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek,
but a means by which we arrive at that goal.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home.
- Edward R. Murrow

Pull the string, and it will follow wherever you wish.
Push it, and it will go nowhere at all.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Prepare for the unknown by studying how others in the past
have coped with the unforeseeable and the unpredictable.
- George S. Patton

They who can give up essential liberty
to obtain a little temporary safety
deserve neither liberty nor safety.
- Benjamin Franklin

The minority is always stronger than the majority,
because the minority is generally formed by those
who really have an opinion.
- Soren Kierkegaard

A small body of determined spirits
fired by an unquenchable faith
in their mission
can alter the course of history.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The choice is to work alone to be a little
more successful than the next person,
or to work together for the great betterment of humanity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
- John F. Kennedy

We Can Do It!
- WW II US Government Poster

We must learn to live together as brothers
or perish together as fools.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

What people often mean by getting rid of conflict
is getting rid of diversity,
and it is of the utmost importance
that these should not be considered the same.
- M. P. Follett

We win justice quickest by rendering
justice to the other party.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Go to the people
Live among them
Learn from them
Love them
Serve them
Plan with them
Start with what they know
Build on what they have.
- Jimmy Yen (Y. C. James Yen)

Let's have faith that right makes might;
and in that faith let us, to the end,
dare to do our duty as we understand it.
- Abraham Lincoln


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