Find the best quotes by Brian Mulroney.
So that was Reagan’s political problem. As a rancher in California, he was an environmentalist himself. But the President of the United States doesn’t control…
We created the Cabinet Committee on the Environment to review the environmental implications of all government initiatives. I think what made us successful was the…
I can see now a vision emerging how Canada is going to profit in the future from our Arctic resources without destroying the environment on…
First, President Reagan was not enthusiastic. But I built up a relationship with him in other areas and then persuaded him that this was important…
There are so many demands on your time, on your resources, and on the prestige of the government.
You accumulate political capital to spend it on noble causes for Canada. If you’re afraid to spend your capital, you shouldn’t be there.
In politics, madame, you need two things: friends, but above all an enemy.
Once you articulate an agenda, you have to follow it.
I am not denying anything I did not say.
Whether the process proves to be Kyoto or something else, let’s acknowledge the urgency of global warming.
I would go to them and I would explain this is the price of going forward. We’re going to move ahead in all these other…
If your only objective is to be popular, you’re going to be popular but you will be known as the Prime Minister who achieved nothing.
You have to spend your political capital on great causes for your country.
Trudeau’s contribution was not to build Canada but to destroy it, and I had to come in and save it.
Every cabinet minister gets a mission statement from the Prime Minister.
And, of course, the fact that Maurice Strong, a Canadian, was in charge made it important for us to pull up our socks and become…
You can’t be chasing 15 rabbits. Otherwise, the public mind cannot follow you.
You cannot name a Canadian prime minister who has done as many significant things as I did, because there are none.
For example, the Prime Minister earlier this year talked about the importance of the Arctic to our future. He’s right. A hundred years from now,…
The Conservatives over the years have done a great deal, from Sir John A, to Diefenbaker, and others.
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