“‘I’m never an optimist, but I’m always hopeful.’”
Tom Flanagan in British Columbia Report May 27, 2002 (specifically regarding the then-current Canadian political scene but I commend this attitude in almost all situations)
In my latest Loonie Politics column I say the Liberals’ inept response when the SNC-Lavalin scandal erupted makes you wonder what politicians are good at, since they seem to be almost as bad at politics as at governing.
“One must live the way one thinks or end up thinking the way one has lived.”
Paul Bourget “(1852-1935) French novelist and critic” quoted as “Thought du Jour” in “Social Studies” in Globe & Mail August 6, 2009