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My commitment to the Republican movement was pure and simply patriotism, a love of Australia... a desire or passion that all of our national symbols should be unequivocally and unambiguously Australian.
In fact, it seems to me that making strategic alliances across national borders in order to treat HIV among the world's poor is one of the last great hopes of solidarity across a widening divide.
We're in a leadership position in sports. People look up to the National Football League.
What is required from members of Congress and the public alike is a new spirit of devotion to the national welfare beyond party or self-interest.
I'm a national security liberal, which I tell people because it's meant to sound absurd.
I think that all countries that participate in multilateral institutions see the institutions as a way of advancing what they view as their national interests and they see in many cases multi-lateral institution as the best way to do that.
Societies cannot move forward without law, and our constitution is the cornerstone of the law and our National Assembly is its umbrella and fortress.
Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa
National languages are all huge systems of vested interests which sullenly resist critical inquiry.
I have said this in the past and I will continue to repeat it as long as I live: Whoever tries to hurt our national unity is my enemy until the day of judgement.
King Hussein I
Just like families must live within their budgets, the Federal Government must live within its means. We have passed appropriations bills that have been fiscally responsible while recognizing our national priorities.
America has never seen itself as a national state like all others, but rather as an experiment in human freedom and democracy.
Our National Guard, as I think everybody knows, has provided about 40 percent of the boots on the ground in Iraq and in the conflict against Islamofascism. They went into that battle, being called up for their national security service, short of equipment.
American movies and music deliver themes of freedom, innocence, and power that appeal to others - partly because America itself was put together out of a multiplicity of national traditions.
Mercury pollution from power plants is a national problem that requires a national response.
I grew up on the edge of a national park in Canada - timberwolves, creeks, snow drifts.
There is a deep affection in Australia for the Queen. And I mean the Queen's been the Queen ever since I was born. I mean she is part of the firmament of Australia's sort of national life; there's a deep respect for her role.
My fundamental interests are to preserve the good name and standing of this Australian Labor Party and to act in the national interest on behalf of the Australian Government.
Glaciers are almost gone from Glacier National Park.
I've been proud to be national champion. I've really enjoyed it. I have very little opportunity to remind people that I'm British and it's a nice way of staying in touch. I'm going to defend it fiercely. I want to keep it.
Improving our national intelligence capabilities should remain a top priority and a continual process.
I find old copies of National Gallery catalogues, which are written in the dryest possible prose, infinitely soothing.
The central role in the fight against terrorism is with national authorities.
Gijs de Vries
You can't get closer to the heart of national sovereignty than national security and intelligence services.
Gijs de Vries
For President Obama, 'home of the brave' are not just the last words of our national anthem, but also a call to action. This is why the president's policies and our platform include incentives to train and hire our troops returning home. Not only because of our moral responsibility, but because it makes for a stronger, more secure American economy.
The Danish glee: the national version of cheerfulness.
We want to assert the very principle that truth is absolute, truth is supreme, truth is never disposable in national political life.
The attorney general would call at 5 o'clock in the evening and say: 'Tomorrow morning we are going to try to integrate the University of Mississippi. Get us a memo on what we're likely to do, and what we can do if the governor sends the National Guard there.'
Harold H. Greene
The citizen parties, by an absolute majority, elected a National Socialist Government.
Due process and judicial process are not one and the same, particularly when it comes to national security.
I remember when an editor at the National Geographic promised to run about a dozen of my landscape pictures from a story on the John Muir trail as an essay, but when the group of editors got together, someone said that my pictures looked like postcards.
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