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President Obama hasn't been elected by the American people in order to be pleasant to Russia.
I ask the American administration not to participate in any resolution that will double the suffering of the Palestinian people. I am convinced that the American people would not want to see the Palestinians suffer the way they do.
Pray a little more, work a little harder, save, wait, be patient and, most of all, live within our means. That's the American way. It's not spending ourselves into prosperity or taxing ourselves into prosperity.
When was the last time you heard news accounts of a boatload of American refugees arrive on the shores of another country?
There's a gullible side to the American people. They can be easily misled.
I think every American has a role in saving this country. Whether you're Democrat, Republican, independent, it doesn't matter. We all know the country's in trouble. We may disagree on how to solve it, but we all know the country's in trouble.
If a prospective Presidential approach can't be explained clearly enough to be understood well, it probably hasn't been thought through well enough. If not well understood by the American people, it probably won't 'sail' anyway. Send it back for further thought.
American audiences are just the same as any other audiences. Except a bit more boring.
Millions of young Americans have graduated from college during the Obama presidency, ready to use their gifts and get moving in life. Half of them can't find the work they studied for, or any work at all. So here's the question: Without a change in leadership, why would the next four years be any different from the last four years?
Well, first of all, I don't want to debate the word conservative, but by my definition, a conservative is someone who wants to conserve the Constitution of the United States and the American tradition and law that no one is above the law.
Export anything to a friendly country except American management.
W. Edwards Deming
I don't think I see the world in terms of stupid or clever, but in terms of being able to get irony. There's some awful statistic about only 20 per cent of Americans being able to understand irony.
You may be sure that the Americans will commit all the stupidities they can think of, plus some that are beyond imagination.
Charles de Gaulle
Have you listened to the radio lately? Have you heard the canned, frozen and processed product being dished up to the world as American popular music today?
In becoming an American, from Europe, what one has in common with that other immigrant is contempt for me-it's nothing else but color.
Americans chose a limited government that exists to protect our rights, not to grant them.
From tea parties to the election in Massachusetts, we are witnessing the single greatest political pushback in American history.
If this humor be the safety of our race, then it is due largely to the infusion into the American people of the Irish brain.
William Howard Taft
Expedience, not justice, is the rule of contemporary American law.
I feel bad for the kids that are in school right now and the young people all across America who don't realize that the grownups who are supposed to be running this country are the verge of leaving them as the first generation of Americans worse off than the generation before.
American inventiveness and the desire to build developed because we were guaranteed the right to own our success.
'American Gods' was designed to be, if not open-ended, at least a trilogy kind of shape, so there's definitely one more book, probably another couple of books there to get written.
Economics is a subject profoundly conducive to cliche, resonant with boredom. On few topics is an American audience so practiced in turning off its ears and minds. And none can say that the response is ill advised.
John Kenneth Galbraith
I drive an American car. It's a Chrysler. That's not an endorsement. It's more like a cry for pity.
The majority of Americans, the ones who never elected George W. Bush, are not fooled by his weapons of mass distraction.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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