Stephen Harper Quotes

Top 51 wise famous quotes and sayings by Stephen Harper

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Stephen Harper quotes: If Ottawa giveth, then Ottawa can taketh away. If Ottawa giveth, then Ottawa can taketh away.
Stephen Harper quotes: There is a dependence in the region that breeds a culture of defeatism, There is a dependence in the region that breeds a culture of defeatism,
Stephen Harper quotes: We've got to see a state where the Afghan government can handle its own day-to-day security. We've got to see a state where the Afghan government can handle its own day-to-day security.
Stephen Harper quotes: I will strive to make this not the highest-spending country in the world, but instead the lowest taxing o-ne. I will strive to make this not the highest-spending country in the world, but instead the lowest taxing o-ne.
Stephen Harper quotes: Canada is big enough to make a difference but not big enough to threaten anybody. And that is a huge asset if it's properly used. Canada is big enough to make a difference but not big enough to threaten anybody. And that is a huge asset if it's properly used.
Stephen Harper quotes: What we clearly need is experimentation with market reforms and private delivery options [in health care]. What we clearly need is experimentation with market reforms and private delivery options [in health care].
Stephen Harper quotes: I think in Atlantic Canada, because of what happened in the decades following Confederation, there is a culture of defeat that we have to overcome. I think in Atlantic Canada, because of what happened in the decades following Confederation, there is a culture of defeat that we have to overcome.
Stephen Harper quotes: Canada is a Northern European welfare state in the worst sense of the term, and very proud of it Canada is a Northern European welfare state in the worst sense of the term, and very proud of it
Stephen Harper quotes: America, and particularly your conservative movement, is a light and an inspiration to people in this country and across the world, America, and particularly your conservative movement, is a light and an inspiration to people in this country and across the world,
Stephen Harper quotes: Those of different faiths and no faith should seek areas of common agreement based on their different perspectives. Those of different faiths and no faith should seek areas of common agreement based on their different perspectives.
Stephen Harper quotes: The world is now unipolar and contains o-nly o-ne superpower. Canada shares a continent with that superpower. The world is now unipolar and contains o-nly o-ne superpower. Canada shares a continent with that superpower.
Stephen Harper quotes: There is no greater fraud than a promise not kept. There is no greater fraud than a promise not kept.
Stephen Harper quotes: Canada receives the news of the death of Osama Bin Laden with sober satisfaction. Sadly, others will take his place. Canada receives the news of the death of Osama Bin Laden with sober satisfaction. Sadly, others will take his place.
Stephen Harper quotes: Corruption is not a Canadian value! Corruption is not a Canadian value!
Stephen Harper quotes: Gay and Lesbian Canadians are entitled to equal treatment under law and are part of Canada's diversity. Gay and Lesbian Canadians are entitled to equal treatment under law and are part of Canada's diversity.
Stephen Harper quotes: Redirect federal spending aimed at fulfilling the terms of the increasingly irrelevant Kyoto Protocol. Redirect federal spending aimed at fulfilling the terms of the increasingly irrelevant Kyoto Protocol.
Stephen Harper quotes: Having hit a wall, the next logical step is not to bang our heads against it. Having hit a wall, the next logical step is not to bang our heads against it.
Stephen Harper quotes: I think the way to change it is to handle issues individually when it's essential to do so. I think the way to change it is to handle issues individually when it's essential to do so.
Stephen Harper quotes: We got into a recession because the global economy went into the recession and we're a big exporting nation. We got into a recession because the global economy went into the recession and we're a big exporting nation.
Stephen Harper quotes: The government can only be brought down because it alienates several parties in the House. The government can only be brought down because it alienates several parties in the House.
Stephen Harper quotes: It's the government's obligation to look really to the third parties to get the support to govern. It's the government's obligation to look really to the third parties to get the support to govern.
Stephen Harper quotes: You don't defend national sovereignty with flags, cheap election rhetoric, and advertising campaigns. You don't defend national sovereignty with flags, cheap election rhetoric, and advertising campaigns.
Stephen Harper quotes: But I've been very clear in this campaign - I don't believe the party should have a position on abortion. But I've been very clear in this campaign - I don't believe the party should have a position on abortion.
Stephen Harper quotes: As a religion, bilingualism is the god that failed. It has led to no fairness, produced no unity, and cost Canadian taxpayers untold millions. As a religion, bilingualism is the god that failed. It has led to no fairness, produced no unity, and cost Canadian taxpayers untold millions.
Stephen Harper quotes: I don't get into that second guessing of myself publicly. I don't get into that second guessing of myself publicly.
Stephen Harper quotes: If you want to diminish the number of abortions, you've got to change hearts and not laws. If you want to diminish the number of abortions, you've got to change hearts and not laws.
Stephen Harper quotes: First of all, I can't forget my first responsibility - which is to be the Leader of the Opposition and that's to provide an alternative government. First of all, I can't forget my first responsibility - which is to be the Leader of the Opposition and that's to provide an alternative government.
Stephen Harper quotes: I believe that all taxes are bad. I believe that all taxes are bad.
Stephen Harper quotes: I think because we're such a trading nation, I think Canadians understand that first and foremost we're part of the global economy. I think because we're such a trading nation, I think Canadians understand that first and foremost we're part of the global economy.
Stephen Harper quotes: There is a Canadian culture that is in some ways unique to Canada, but I don't think Canadian culture coincides neatly with borders. There is a Canadian culture that is in some ways unique to Canada, but I don't think Canadian culture coincides neatly with borders.
Stephen Harper quotes: If we are willing to be still and open enough to listen, wilderness itself will teach us. If we are willing to be still and open enough to listen, wilderness itself will teach us.
Stephen Harper quotes: Even if people are suspicious of the motives I think that learning and speaking two languages can only be a good thing for people. Even if people are suspicious of the motives I think that learning and speaking two languages can only be a good thing for people.
Stephen Harper quotes: But I'm very libertarian in the sense that I believe in small government and, as a general rule, I don't believe in imposing values upon people. But I'm very libertarian in the sense that I believe in small government and, as a general rule, I don't believe in imposing values upon people.
Stephen Harper quotes: Universality has been severely reduced: it is virtually dead as a concept in most areas of public policy. Universality has been severely reduced: it is virtually dead as a concept in most areas of public policy.
Stephen Harper quotes: As I constantly remind Canadians, there isnt really a Canadian economy anymore. It is a global economy. As I constantly remind Canadians, there isnt really a Canadian economy anymore. It is a global economy.
Stephen Harper quotes: Everybody makes money when times are good. It's when times are not so good that the groundwork is laid for the next generation. Everybody makes money when times are good. It's when times are not so good that the groundwork is laid for the next generation.