Every hour of useful work is precious.
I would not wish to imply that most industrial accidents are due to intemperance. But, certainly, temperance has never failed to reduce their number.
Imply Certainly Wish
The greatly increased consumption of alcoholic beverages is very largely a direct result of the increased purchasing power created by wartime expenditures.
Increased Direct Greatly
Each year, therefore, a dollar spent on alcoholic beverages has purchased a smaller quantity.
Year Quantity Alcoholic Beverages
For one cause or another, it has become necessary to impose restrictions upon the use of many commodities, including not a few of the necessities of life.
Regardless of what one's attitude towards prohibition may be, temperance is something against which, at a time of war, no reasonable protest can be made.
Which Made Time
The increased consumption of alcoholic beverages in Canada since the outbreak of war is one evidence of this.
War Consumption Beverages
It is what we prevent, rather than what we do that counts most in Government.
Government Most Prevent
Government, in the last analysis, is organized opinion. Where there is little or no public opinion, there is likely to be bad government.
Last Government Opinion
If some countries have too much history, we have too much geography.
Countries Some Too
I really believe my greatest service is in the many unwise steps I prevent.
The politician's promises of yesterday are the taxes of today.
Politician Today Taxes