My dream is for people around the world to look up and to see Canada like a little jewel sitting at the top of the continent.— Tommy Douglas
Inspiring Happy Canada Day quotations
Don't promise when you're happy. Don't reply when you're angry and don't decide when you're sad.
It is wonderful to feel the grandness of Canada in the raw, not because she is Canada but because she's something sublime that you were born into, some great rugged power that you are a part of.
There are no limits to the majestic future which lies before the mighty expanse of Canada with its virile, aspiring, cultured, and generous-hearted people.
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
Canada is a country whose main exports are hockey players and cold fronts.
Our main imports are baseball players and acid rain.
I am so excited about Canadians ruling the world.
When I'm in Canada, I feel this is what the world should be like.
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
After all, we fought the Yanks in 1812 and kicked them the hell out of our country - but not with blanks.
A Canadian is somebody who knows how to make love in a canoe.
If you don't think that your country should come before yourself, you can better serve your country by livin' someplace else.
The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it.
Canada is a place of infinite promise.
We like the people, and if one ever had to emigrate, this would be the destination, not the U.S.A. The hills, lakes and forests make it a place of peace and repose of the mind, such as one never finds in the U.S.A.
Canada is the linchpin of the English-speakin g world
Canada is the greatest nation in this country.
Never regret anything that made you smile.
I always thought of this as God's country.
The great themes of Canadian history are as follows: Keeping the Americans out, keeping the French in, and trying to get the Natives to somehow disappear.
The US is our trading partner, our neighbour, our ally and our friend.
.. and sometimes we'd like to give them such a smack!
I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.
I'm not going to play politics on the floor of the House of Commons.
The huge advantage of Canada is its backwardness.
We peer so suspiciously at each other that we cannot see that we Canadians are standing on the mountaintop of human wealth, freedom and privilege.
Don't let your happiness depend on something you may lose.
I started life washing cars in Canada before moving on to selling life insurance and vacuum cleaners. Later, I went through a programme by Dr. Norman Vincent Peale, which literally changed my life. It was the turning point.
Canadians are the people who learned to live without the bold accents of the natural ego-trippers of other lands.
We'll explain the appeal of curling to you if you explain the appeal of the National Rifle Association to us.
A little progress each day adds up to bg results.
Canadians have an abiding interest in surprising those Americans who have historically made little effort to learn about their neighbour to the North.
With or without the Royals, we are not Americans.
Nor are we British. Or French. Or Void. We are something else. And the sooner we define this, the better.
Hysterically funny, amazingly talented people.
That's what I think of when I think of Canada. That, and cold beer. And mountains.
Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.
Canadians don't have a very big political lever, we're nice guys.