Halifax Pirate

Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Art is a revolt against fate. - Andre Malraux

A smooth sea never made a skilled sailor. - Franklin D Roosevelt

When fate hands you a lemon, make lemonade. - Dale Carnegie

When I was a boy the Dead Sea was only sick. - George Burns

Aren't most of you descended from pirates? - Prince Philip

Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains. - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Canada has two emblems - the beaver and the maple. - John W. Dawson

They are not free who drag their chains after them. - French Proverb

Who is staring at the sea is already sailing a little. - Paul Carvel

If you want to get my attention, wear a pirate outfit. - Michelle Branch

It's more fun to be a pirate than to join the Navy. - Steve Jobs

Canada has always been there to help people who need it. - Justin Trudeau

If you can't change your fate, change your attitude. - Amy Tan

Canada is a great country, one of the hopes of the world. - Jack Layton

You often meet your fate on the road you take to avoid it. - French Proverb

The best thing I know between France and England is the sea. - Douglas Jerrold

They who dive in the sea of affliction, bring up rare pearls. - Charles H. Spurgeon

I might survive a few days at sea. Probably not as long as Pi. - Suraj Sharma

Sharks are the lions of the sea. They glamorize the oceanic glory. - Munia Khan

I love Canadians because I don't see very much racism in Canada. - Patti LaBelle

An individual's fate is not a matter of chance, but a matter of choice. - Unknown

Canada is the only country founded on the relentless pursuit of the rodent. - Preston Manning

To punish me for my contempt of authority, fate has made me an authority myself. - Albert Einstein

When God created the world, he didn't draw a line between Canada and America. - Marianne Williamson

Writing criticism is to writing fiction and poetry as hugging the shore is to sailing in the open sea. - John Updike

Trudeau's contribution was not to build Canada but to destroy it, and I had to come in and save it. - Brian Mulroney

I am one of those cliff-hanging Catholics. I don't believe in God, but I do believe that Mary was his mother. - Martin Sheen

I have a huge interest in hockey because I grew up in Canada, where it's kind of the law that you love hockey. - Matthew Perry

Canada has given us John Candy and Martin Short and Bill Shatner and Lord knows how many other wonderful performers. - Jamie Farr

Canada's political parties spend a few years in opposition and then govern as if it's permanent payback time. - Bob Rae

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

A man never spoke ill of his captain, pirate or no, unless he was prepared to back his words with the might of the crew. - Matt Tomerlin

In any world menu, Canada must be considered the vichyssoise of nations - it's cold, half-French, and difficult to stir. - Stuart Keate

My dream is for people around the world to look up and to see Canada like a little jewel sitting at the top of the continent. - Tommy Douglas

I like Pirate's Booty. Prunes and olives, too. I love hummus. I can eat that until I die. I tend to eat mostly organic food. - Queen Latifah

Canceled checks will be to future historians and cultural anthropologists what the Dead Sea Scrolls and hieroglyphics are to us. - Brent Staples

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

God moves in a mysterious way
His wonders to perform;
He plants His footsteps in the sea
And rides upon the storm. - William Cowper

Let me put it this way. Canada is not so much a country as a holding tank filled with the disgruntled progeny of defeated peoples. - Mordecai Richler

He either fears his fate too much,
Or his deserts are small,
Who dares not put it to the touch
To gain or lose it all - Marquis of Montrose


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20-Jun-2018