If I never read a business page, my admiration for him would be complete.
Robert Fulford, commenting on Conrad Black's biography of Duplessis.
The bishops eat from my hand.Maurice Duplessis
Less than fifteen cents to the province and more than twenty-five cents to Ottawa, this is far from being excessive!Maurice Duplessis
The saying goes that after the death of every great man there's a long period of ingratitude. I find Maurice Duplessis's period is lasting pretty long.Maurice Duplessis
Over the last 40 years, talking about Duplessis has become like talking about the devil himself.Maurice Duplessis
Before Duplessis died, we’d all go to church and make our sign [of the cross], and a year later we didn’t go to Mass any more. So we looked for another set of values, one that was all-enveloping, like the Church.Maurice Duplessis
This is about an admitted attempt, encouraged from outside, to challenge and break the State's authority. That is intolerable. Whoever deviates from this policy that I have established, privately or publicly, will be expelled from the Union Nationale.Maurice Duplessis