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In contrast to Central and Eastern Canada, housing conditions in Western Canada remain very tight and are showing increased signs of speculation. When economic conditions are booming, it can also create the perfect breeding ground for speculative price bubbles to form. That's because in such an environment, housing market participants are at greater risk of developing a case of irrational exuberance, especially if they expect that such exorbitant price gains will continue indefinitely.
Craig Alexander
#Canada

If the national mental illness of the United States is megalomania, that of Canada is paranoid schizophrenia.
Margaret Atwood
#Canada

Canada is the only country in the world that knows how to live without an identity
Marshall McLuhan
#Canada

Major central banks in the world have talked about hiking rates, so if the Bank of Canada signals they are coming to the end of rate increases, it may push investors to sell the Canadian dollar further.
John Rothfield
#Canada

The economy is possibly growing faster, which will put extra pressure on the Bank of Canada to raise interest rates. The labor market is getting very tight, which may put upward pressure on wages and inflation. This definitely encourages the bank to go further.
Sal Guatieri
#Canada

Canada is traditionally a very solid team, and this game will be a good test for our domestic players as we begin the critical process of building a roster for the 2006 World Cup. We are looking forward to playing in San Diego, a city with a rich soccer history. It should be an excellent event.
Bruce Arena
#Canada

Stephen Harper
Each and every day I will assure you of one thing -- I will dedicate myself to making Canada more united, stronger, more prosperous and a safer country.
Stephen Harper
#Canada

People are buying the U.S. dollar across the board on expectation of further rate hikes. Rate expectations in Canada have come down. You will see more U.S. dollar strength on the yield gap.
Maria Jones
#Canada

So I said to the production company, 'what are we going to Canada for if we're not going to use local actors?' And they said to me - and this was something that I was unaware of - 'the accent is different.' And I said, being from Australia, 'what a load of nonsense.' But after I had been here for a few weeks I realized that this was indeed true, the accent is different.
Bruce Beresford
#Canada

A multinational company operating in Canada will have to have dozens and dozens of contracts with everybody who supplies them with any personal information, including their own subsidiaries,
David Aaron
#Canada

It's pretty sad news. You're one of the most expensive places to buy auto insurance in Canada. I've no idea why that should be. You've also got some of the worst benefits in Canada, particularly in New Brunswick.
Bruce Cran
#Canada

There'll be a lot of arctic air coming into southern Canada in about a week and there's a pretty good shot that a lot of it is going to make it into the Northeast eventually - during the last half of the month.
Todd Crawford
#Canada

Canada?s wind energy industry is growing by leaps and bounds ? and that?s great news for Canadians who research shows are strongly in favor of wind energy. 2005 will be remembered as the year Canada first started to seriously exploit its massive wind energy potential.
Robert Hornung
#Canada

There have been pretty solid economic numbers. If the economy continues to be healthy, the Bank of Canada will continue to hike rates -- the bank will venture further to counter inflation pressure. You will see the trend of a stronger Canadian dollar continues.
Ted Gould
#Canada

Olli Jokinen
It's hard to put into words. It's pretty similar to when Canada and the Soviet Union played the Summit Series. It's like that every time for us against them.
Olli Jokinen
#Canada

We were all impressed with how Judge Frost described our country as a nation of immigrants, no longer a melting pot where assimilation is the goal, but a great mosaic where each culture adds its uniqueness to make the whole better.
Donna Taylor
#Canada

When I was crossing the border into Canada, they asked if I had any firearms with me. I said, "Well, what do you need?"
Stephen Wright
#Canada

Robertson Davies
Canada is not really a place where you are encouraged to have large spiritual adventures.
Robertson Davies
#Canada

Canada is like an old cow. The West feeds it. Ontario and Quebec milk it. And you can well imagine what it's doing in the Maritimes.
Tommy Douglas
#Canada

I am sure that in Canada the people appreciate this principle, and the general intelligence which prevails over that country is such that I am sure there is no danger of a reactionary policy ever finding a response in the hearts of any considerable number of our people.
Alexander Mackenzie
#Canada

I rise in support of a Canada in which liberties are safeguarded, rights are protected and the people of this land are treated as equals under the law.
Paul Martin
#Canada

What Canada has to do is to have a government connected to the priorities of the people of which it is elected to serve. Those priorities include ensuring medicare is sustainable, support for the military, and tax and justice systems that work.
Peter MacKay
#Canada

The people of Canada have worked hard to build a country that opens its doors to include all, regardless of their differences; a country that respects all, regardless of their differences; a country that demands equality for all, regardless of their differences.
Paul Martin
#Canada

We actually wrote the record in and out of Canada, where we live, in sort of cottage country. ... We were at a lake, around campfires, writing music.
Adam Gontier
#Canada

I've been to Canada, and I've always gotten the impression that I could take the country over in about two days.
Jon Stewart
#Canada

Canada and Ontario are pleased to confirm today the announcement by the Office of the Governor of Michigan the elimination of eight alternatives within two corridors under consideration for a new border crossing between Ontario and Michigan,
Transport Canada
#Canada

Right now we have a very recent goal of beating Canada and leaving this World Cup with our heads held as high as we can hold them. There's a lot of pride in still being in the World Cup right now, and there's a lot of pride going into the next 10 months of our preparation for the Olympics.
Abby Wambach
#Canada

In recent years, China and Canada have had quite some discussions about human rights on the basis of mutual respect, ... We affirm this constructive approach to human rights.
Hu Jintao
#Canada

For far too many years Canada has been timid and reluctant to put human rights squarely on the table in meetings with the Chinese government, scared that pushing too hard on human rights might detract from trade and investment prospects.
Alex Neve
#Canada

Canada needs to take the human rights engagement with China to a concrete level and move beyond some of the very vague, general, easy platitudes we've heard in the past.
Alex Neve
#Canada