Born Monday 5 February 1900, died Wednesday 14 July 1965
Public confidence in the integrity of the Government is indispensable to faith in democracy; and when we lose faith in the system, we have lost faith in everything we fight and spend for.
The journey of a thousand leagues begins with a single step. So we must never neglect any work of peace within our reach, however small.
As citizens of this democracy, you are the rulers and the ruled, the law-givers and the law-abiding, the beginning and the end.
Journalists do not live by words alone, although sometimes they have to eat them.
Saskatchewan is much like Texas- except it's more friendly to the United States.
You can tell the size of a man by the size of the thing that makes him mad.
In quiet places, reason abounds.
Making peace is harder than making war.
Every age needs men who will redeem the time by living with a vision of the things that are to be.
The whole basis of the United Nations is the right of all nations - great or small - to have weight, to have a vote, to be attended to, to be a part of the twentieth century.
We mean by "politics" the people's business - the most important business there is.
Those who corrupt the public mind are just as evil as those who steal from the public purse.
A politician is a statesman who approaches every question with an open mouth.
Peace is the one condition of survival in this nuclear age.
Nothing so dates a man as to decry the younger generation.
Change is inevitable. Change for the better is a full-time job.
What a man knows at fifty that he did not know at twenty is for the most part incommunicable.
Newspaper editors are men who separate the wheat from the chaff, and then print the chaff.
That which seems the height of absurdity in one generation often becomes the height of wisdom in another.
The hardest thing about any political campaign is how to win without proving that you are unworthy of winning.