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Our loyalties must transcend our race, our tribe,
our class, and our nation;
and this means we must develop a world perspective.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

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The price of freedom for a nation is lives and money.
Often, the price of freedom for an individual
is challenging the closed minds of family and friend.
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I have a dream that my four little children will one day
live in a nation where they will
not be judged by the color of their skin,
but by the content of their character.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Every optimist moves along with progress and hastens it,
while every pessimist would keep the worlds at a standstill.
The consequence of pessimism in the life of a nation
is the same as in the life of the individual.
Pessimism kills the instinct that
urges men to struggle against poverty,
ignorance and crime, and dries up
all the fountains of joy in the world.
- Helen Keller

 

Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation
can be trusted to act humanely
or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.
- Bertrand Russell

Each nation feels superior to other nations.
That breeds patriotism - and wars.
- Dale Carnegie

There is no instance of a nation benefitting from prolonged warfare.
- Sun Tzu


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The most tragic paradox of our time is to be found
in the failure of nation-states to recognize the imperatives of internationalism.
- Earl Warren

Cyberspace.
A consensual hallucination experienced daily by billions of legitimate operators,
in every nation, by children being taught mathematical concepts.
- William Gibson

A war for a great principle ennobles a nation.
- Albert Pike

Independence of nation begins with independence of self.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A nation is a society united by a delusion about its
ancestry and by common hatred of its neighbours.
- William Ralph Inge

Our nation is built on the bedrock principle that governments
derive their just powers from the consent of the governed.
- Adrian Cronauer

Frivolous lawsuits are booming in this county.
The U.S.
has more costs of litigation per person than any other
industrialized nation in the world,
and it is crippling our economy.
- Jack Kingston

Give me control of a nation's money and I care not who makes her laws.
- Mayer Amschel Rothschild

Power without a nation's confidence is nothing.
- Catherine II

The Establishment center...
has led us into the stupidest and cruelest war in all history.
That war is a moral and political disaster -
a terrible cancer eating away at the soul of our nation.
- George McGovern

Environmental degradation, overpopulation,
refugees, narcotics, terrorism, world crime movements,
and organized crime are worldwide problems that don't
stop at a nation's borders.
- Warren Christopher

Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized
by a sense of Universal responsibility,
not only nation to nation and human to human,
but also human to other forms of life.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

Mothers - especially single mothers -
are heroic in their efforts to raise our nation's children,
but men must also take responsibility for their children
and recognize the impact they have on their families' well-being.
- Evan Bayh

If a country is to be corruption free and become a
nation of beautiful minds,
I strongly feel there are three key societal members
who can make a difference.
They are the father, the mother and the teacher.
- Abdul Kalam

Australia as a nation, as a set of cities and some regional centres,
that project died a death and we didn't get it up,
but I still think there's merit in that.
- Susan Oliver

All those who seek to destroy the liberties of a democratic
nation ought to know that war is the surest and shortest means to accomplish it.
- Alexis de Tocqueville

When a nation goes down, or a society perishes,
one condition may always be found; they forgot where they came from.
They lost sight of what had brought them along.
- Carl Sandburg

I got $30 from Nation magazine for a poem and $500
for my first book of poems.
- Jim Harrison

Congress has an obligation to protect our country's natural beauty,
embodied in our nation's parks, rivers,
and breathtaking landscapes.
- Dave Reichert

Thirty percent of the Nation's energy comes off the gulf coast.
- Bobby Jindal

In our personal ambitions we are individualists.
But in our seeking for economic and political progress as a nation,
we all go up or else all go down as one people.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

This nation is really ready for a woman president.
It's taken time, but we're ready.
- Ellen Malcolm

The achievements we forge in this place and in our
nation will not be those of one person or one party.
- Paul Martin

The greatest men of a nation are those it puts to death.
- Ernest Renan

Industry entirely left to itself, would soon fall to ruin,
and a nation letting everything alone would commit suicide.
- Friedrich List

No one can terrorize a whole nation,
unless we are all his accomplices.
- Edward R. Murrow

Autism is the fastest growing developmental disability in our nation.
- Mary Bono

Once imbued with the idea of a mission,
a great nation easily assumes that it has the means
as well as the duty to do God's work.
- J. William Fulbright

In our Nation, approximately 22.5 million children
ride school buses to and from school each day,
which accounts for 54 percent of all students attending grade school.
- Kenny Marchant

If you seek Hamilton's monument, look around.
You are living in it.
We honor Jefferson, but live in Hamilton's country,
a mighty industrial nation with a strong central government.
- George Will

The nation that secures control of the air will ultimately control the world.
- Alexander Graham Bell

As advertising blather becomes the nation's normal idiom,
language becomes printed noise.
- George Will

Over all our happy country - over all our Nation spread,
Is a band of noble heroes - is our Army of the Dead.
- Will Carleton

Permanent superiority has never been realized by any nation in history.
After the rise comes the fall.
- Paul Harris

No nation ought to keep a navy larger than is necessary to do police duty.
- George William Norris

A nation must be embraced, rehabilitated and expressed
as a tangible sign of human creativity and as an integral
element of mankind's heritage.
- Abdelaziz Bouteflika

It is to be hoped that the leaders of this movement
will place the nation above the party.
- Franz von Papen

The security of our nation depends on the men and women
who are willing to sacrifice their safety,
and possibly their lives, to protect the freedoms the rest of us enjoy.
- Ben Nelson

We cannot let terrorists hold this nation hostile or hold our allies hostile.
- George W. Bush

We are a communicating nation which needs access to space,
access to the seas.
- Malcolm Wallop

Resolved, that the women of this nation in 1876,
have greater cause for discontent, rebellion and revolution than the men of 1776.
- Susan B. Anthony

Our democracy is the centerpiece of who we are as a nation.
And it is the fondest hope of all Americans that we
can help bring democracy to every corner of the world.
- Barbara Boxer

Legal abortion will never rest easy on this nation's conscience.
- Robert Casey

As a people of faith, we know that prayer is a powerful instrument.
And as one Nation under God, we know that many times
our most powerful tool is prayer.
- Nick Rahall

The white people of the South are the greatest minority in this nation.
They deserve consideration and understanding instead
of the persecution of twisted propaganda.
- Strom Thurmond

But the threat posed by the radical Islamists represents an unusual conflict,
unlike any experienced by our nation before:
we face an enemy that is not a state.
- Paul Weyrich

It is time to end the discrimination against people
who need treatment for chemical addiction.
It is time for Congress to deal with our Nation's number
one public health problem.
- Jim Ramstad

There is no room for legal hair-splitting when it comes
to the humane treatment of detainees -
not in a nation founded on the rule of law and respect for human rights.
- Dick Durbin

India is a geographical term.
It is no more a united nation than the Equator.
- Winston Churchill

So I took the bright red stick and at the center of
the nation's hoop I thrust it in the earth.
- Black Elk

Worthless is the nation that does not gladly stake its all on its honor.
- Friedrich Schiller

No nation is so great as to be able to afford,
in the long run, to remain outside an increasingly
universal League of Nations.
- Hjalmar Branting

Conquerors never, never conquer a nation to bring freedom.
They brought control.
- Ernst Zundel

Today's vote ensures that coal will continue to be
an important part of our nation's energy policy,
with strong parameters to make it cleaner and more efficient.
- Ron Lewis

The goal of the Head Start program is to give at-risk
children all across our Nation a fair chance at succeeding
in the educational system.
- Joe Baca

With us air people, the future of our nation is indissolubly
bound up in the development of air power.
- Billy Mitchell

A nation is an organic thing.
- Peter Brimelow

I believe that as a nation we must have a bipartisan
discussion about how to best preserve and protect Social
Security for our seniors and for future generations of Americans.
- Steve Israel

You can tell the ideals of a nation by its advertising.
- Norman Douglas

We can continue our progress as a Nation toward the
promise that all people are created equal and that
our Nation will treat every person in that spirit.
- Bobby Scott

From 8,000 miles away...
I would not judge a fellow soldier from a friendly
nation and how they are employing their resources.
- Peter Pace

Our progress as a nation can be no swifter
than our progress in education.
The human mind is our fundamental resource.
- John F. Kennedy

When there were fears about the future of this nation's older cities...
when a few of the cities teetered on the brink of bankruptcy,
all eyes were focused on Chicago for contrast.
- Jane Byrne

I'm heartened by the growing awareness of global warming
among important communities and organizations in our nation.
- Jim Clyburn


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