I accept now with equanimity the question so constantly addressed to me, 'Are you an American' and merely return the accurate answer, 'Yes, I am a Canadian.'Lester Bowles Pearson
The fact is that we prepare for war like giants, and for peace like pygmies.Lester Bowles Pearson
This is the flag of the future, but it does not dishonor the past. (On his country's new Maple Leaf flag)Lester Bowles Pearson
We have achieved the most amazing things, a few million people opening up half a continent. But we have not yet found a Canadian soul except in time of war. (On lack of national identity)Lester Bowles Pearson
As experience widens, one begins to see how much upon a level all human things are.Joseph Farrell
He who builds a better mousetrap these days runs into material shortages, patent-infringement suits, work stoppages, collusive bidding, discount discrimination--and taxes.H. E. Martz
The art of progress is to preserve order amid change and to preserve change amid order.
Faith: not *wanting* to know what is true.