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I have a great belief in the future of my people and my country.
I saw courage both in the Vietnam War and in the struggle to stop it. I learned that patriotism includes protest, not just military service.
John F. Kerry
Our flag honors those who have fought to protect it, and is a reminder of the sacrifice of our nation's founders and heroes. As the ultimate icon of America's storied history, the Stars and Stripes represents the very best of this nation.
The patriot volunteer, fighting for country and his rights, makes the most reliable soldier on earth.
Patriot: the person who can holler the loudest without knowing what he is hollering about.
The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.
This year, as we celebrate the 230th anniversary of America's independence, please remember the symbols that are sacred to this country. Fly Old Glory high and show your respect and admiration for this great nation and the values we hold dear.
Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all others because you were born in it.
George Bernard Shaw
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism - how passionately I hate them!
America's fighting men and women sacrifice much to ensure that our great nation stays free. We owe a debt of gratitude to the soldiers that have paid the ultimate price for this cause, as well as for those who are blessed enough to return from the battlefield unscathed.
When the American spirit was in its youth, the language of America was different: Liberty, sir, was the primary object.
During 65 years, I have walked the path of duty and discipline... And today, looking back at that long path of service, my soldier's heart stirs and murmurs from deep within: Thank you. Thank you, my homeland.
If I were an American, as I am an Englishman, while a foreign troop was landed in my country, I never would lay down my arms never never never!
A real patriot is the fellow who gets a parking ticket and rejoices that the system works.
Well, the post office is probably not the place you want to go if you want to be infused with patriotism and a renewed sense of vigor.
Every American soldier wants as much public support as he can possibly have. That's the soldiers on duty in Iraq, and that's me, as well. We fight better knowing that our people back home support us, back us, and understand what we're doing. It's hugely important.
Patriotism is easy to understand in America. It means looking out for yourself by looking out for your country.
Patriotism is an indispensable weapon in the defense of civilization against barbarism.
A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.
My early childhood memories center around this typical American country store and life in a small American town, including 4th of July celebrations marked by fireworks and patriotic music played from a pavilion bandstand.
Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.
Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel.
Unless our conception of patriotism is progressive, it cannot hope to embody the real affection and the real interest of the nation.
The very idea of true patriotism is lost, and the term has been prostituted to the very worst of purposes. A patriot, sir! Why, patriots spring up like mushrooms!
We'll try to cooperate fully with the IRS, because, as citizens, we feel a strong patriotic duty not to go to jail.
My stars and my stripes are your dream and your labors.
Franklin Knight Lane
C. S. Lewis
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