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Patriot: the person who can holler the loudest without knowing what he is hollering about.
I have always regarded myself, in the first place, as an African patriot.
It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of the rest of mankind.
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend; provided, of course, he really is dead.
A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.
A real patriot is the fellow who gets a parking ticket and rejoices that the system works.
To me a real patriot is like a real friend. Who's your real friend? It's the person who tells you the truth. That's who my real friends are. So, you know, I think as far as our country goes, we need more people who will do that.
'My country, right or wrong' is a thing no patriot would ever think of saying except in a desperate case. It is like saying 'My mother, drunk or sober.'
Gilbert K. Chesterton
A man who says that no patriot should attack the war until it is over... is saying no good son should warn his mother of a cliff until she has fallen.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
The patriot volunteer, fighting for country and his rights, makes the most reliable soldier on earth.
The patriot's blood is the seed of Freedom's tree.
The same ambition can destroy or save, and make a patriot as it makes a knave.
A politician will do anything to keep his job - even become a patriot.
No man can be a patriot on an empty stomach.
Patriotism is voluntary. It is a feeling of loyalty and allegiance that is the result of knowledge and belief. A patriot shows their their patriotism through their actions, by their choice.
A steady patriot of the world alone, The friend of every country but his own.
Every American, regardless of their background, has the right to live free of unwarranted government intrusion. Repealing the worst provisions of the Patriot Act will reign in this gross abuse of power and restore to everyone our basic Constitutional rights.
Today it is becoming harder to speak out, with the inception of the Patriot Act, the president has legislated free speech to be a crime.
The patriot blood of my father was warm in my veins.
No. I am not a royalist. Not at all. I am definitely a republican in the British sense of the word. I just don't see the use of the monarchy though I'm fierce patriot. I'm proud proud proud of being English, but I think the monarchy symbolizes a lot of what was wrong with the country.
There is much more to being a patriot and a citizen than reciting the pledge or raising a flag.
I'm a patriot of the heart.
I think it's dawning on some Democrats that obstructing the Patriot Act, like they've been obstructing everything else, is bad for them politically.
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
Saying you are a patriot does not make you one; wearing a flag pin does not in itself mean anything at all.
For me, the definition of a patriot is someone who is willing to constantly question the government; that's what separates us from other countries.
This thing called Patriot Act, through which we abdicated a lot of our civil rights to defend the country against terrorism, it's a four-year story.
Even a liberal reporter is a patriot, wants the best for this country. And people, your fair and balanced friends at Fox, don't fully understand that.
These manly sentiments, in private life, make good citizens; in public life, the patriot and the hero.
The patriot who feels himself in the service of God, who acknowledges Him in all his ways, has the promise of Almighty direction, and will find His Word in his greatest darkness.
Francis Scott Key
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