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It's nice to say let's be bipartisan. But we're a partisan nation. We were raised as a partisan nation.
Cyberspace. A consensual hallucination experienced daily by billions of legitimate operators, in every nation, by children being taught mathematical concepts.
National character is only another name for the particular form which the littleness, perversity and baseness of mankind take in every country. Every nation mocks at other nations, and all are right.
What do we, as a nation, care about books? How much do you think we spend altogether on our libraries, public or private, as compared with what we spend on our horses?
No nation ever taxed itself into prosperity.
You should see what our Founding Fathers used to say to each other and in the early part of our nation. But what they were able to do, especially in Philadelphia in 1787, four months, they argued about what a House should be, what a Senate should be, the power of the president, the Congress, the Supreme Court. And they had to deal with slavery.
Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world. Science is the highest personification of the nation because that nation will remain the first which carries the furthest the works of thought and intelligence.
A marriage without conflicts is almost as inconceivable as a nation without crises.
The genius, wit, and the spirit of a nation are discovered by their proverbs.
Pearl Harbor caused our Nation to wholeheartedly commit to winning World War II, changing the course of our Nation's history and the world's future.
No nation ever had an army large enough to guarantee it against attack in time of peace, or ensure it of victory in time of war.
It will, I believe, be everywhere found, that as the clergy are, or are not what they ought to be, so are the rest of the nation.
In old times people used to try and square the circle; now they try and devise schemes for satisfying the Irish nation.
A nation' s strength ultimately consists in what it can do on its own, and not in what it can borrow from others.
On 16 September 1985, when the Commerce Department announced that the United States had become a debtor nation, the American Empire died.
So what is so strange about saying I want Barack Obama to fail if his mission is to reconstruct and reform this nation so that capitalism and individual liberty are not its foundation? I want the country to survive. I want the country to succeed.
No nation can rise to the height of glory unless your women are side by side with you.
Muhammad Ali Jinnah
You just need to be a flea against injustice. Enough committed fleas biting strategically can make even the biggest dog uncomfortable and transform even the biggest nation.
Marian Wright Edelman
The statesman's duty is to bridge the gap between his nation's experience and his vision.
Henry A. Kissinger
I was told to challenge every spiritual teacher, every world leader to utter the one sentence that no religion, no political party, and no nation on the face of the earth will dare utter: 'Ours is not a better way, ours is merely another way.
Neale Donald Walsch
If we have to use force, it is because we are America. We are the indispensable nation. We stand tall. We see further into the future.
Once to every person and nation come the moment to decide. In the conflict of truth with falsehood, for the good or evil side.
James Russell Lowell
A nation without dregs and malcontents is orderly, peaceful and pleasant, but perhaps without the seed of things to come.
Every nation in every region now has a decision to make. Either you are with us, or you are with the terrorists.
George W. Bush
Our nation must come together to unite.
George W. Bush
The idea for which this nation stands will not survive if the highest goal free man can set themselves is an amiable mediocrity. Excellence implies striving for the highest standards in every phase of life.
John W. Gardner
Are we a Christian nation now? It's doubtful. But did we start out as one? Without question.
The way to kill a man or a nation is to cut off his dreams, the way the whites are taking care of the Indians: killing their dreams, their magic, their familiar spirits.
William S. Burroughs
The Holocaust was an obscene period in our nation's history. I mean in this century's history. But we all lived in this century. I didn't live in this century.
In order to fix Social Security, we must restructure it so that we continue to provide for our Nation's seniors that are approaching retirement age, but allow for younger taxpayers to invest a portion of their Social Security taxes in private accounts.
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