Canadian money is also called the loony. How can you take an economic crisis seriously? – Robin Williams
Canada is like your attic, you forget that it’s up there, but when you go, it’s like “Oh man, look at all this great stuff!” – Unknown
A Canadian is someone who knows how to make love in a canoe. – Pierre Berton
It’s going to be a great country when they finish unpacking it. – Andrew H. Malcom
Canada is probably the most free country in the world where a man still has room to breathe, to spread out, to move forward, to move out, an open country with an open frontier. Canada has created harmony and cooperation among ethnic groups, and it must take this experience to the world because there is yet to be such an example of harmony and cooperation among ethnic groups. – Valentyn Moroz
When I’m in Canada, I feel this is what the world should be like. – Jane Fonda
God Bless America, but God help Canada to put up with them! – Anonymous
In a world darkened by ethnic conflicts that tear nations apart, Canada stands as a model of how people of different cultures can live and work together in peace, prosperity, and mutual respect. – Bill Clinton
Canada is the linchpin of the English-speaking world. – Sir Winston Churchill
“Canada is like a bird, it likes to soar freely.”
By Aisha Ashraf
An autistic Irish immigrant in a cross-cultural marriage, Aisha Ashraf is the archetypal outlander, writing to root herself through place and perspective.
Published in The Rumpus, The Maine Review, River Teeth, HuffPost and elsewhere, her work explores the legacy of trauma, the nature of being an outsider and the narrow confines of belonging.
She currently lives in Canada.