Pierre Trudeau Quotes

Most popular Pierre Trudeau Quotes

The essential ingredient of politics is timing.

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The state has no business in the bedrooms of the nation.
— Pierre Trudeau


Living next to you is in some ways like sleeping with an elephant. No matter how friendly and even-tempered is the beast, if I can call it that, one is affected by every twitch and grunt.
— Pierre Trudeau

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Perhaps the rediscovery of our humanity, and the potential of the human spirit which we have read about in legends of older civilizations, or in accounts of solitary mystics, or in tales of science fiction writers— perhaps this will constitute the true revolution of the future. The new frontier lies not beyond the planets but within each one of us.