I'm not going to allow Mr. Mulroney to sell out our birthright, I'm not going to let Mr. Mulroney destroy a great 120 year old dream called Canada.
repeated comment during 1988 Federal Election campaign in opposition to the Free Trade Agreement.()
In any democracy, there is always a tug-of-war between policies to achieve equality and policies to promote excellence. I am certain that Canada can achieve both equality and excellence.John Turner
I've told you and I've told the Canadian people, Mr. Mulroney, that I had no option.John Turner