Patriotism Quotes

I slept more soundly in N. Vietnam knowing that George Bush was defending Texas’ borders.
– John Mccain

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I have no country to fight for; my country is the earth, and I am a citizen of the world.
– Eugene V. Debs

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A man’s country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.
– George William

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Do not… regard the critics as questionable patriots. What were Washington and Jefferson and Adams but profound critics of the colonial status quo?
– Adlai Stevenson

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Now I want you to remember that no bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. He won it by making the other poor bastard die for his country.
– George Jr. Patton S.

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When Socrates was asked where he came from, he said that he was a citizen of the world. He regarded himself as a citizen of the universe.
– Socrates

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Restriction of free thought and free speech is the most dangerous of all subversions. It is the one un-American act that could most easily defeat us.
– William O. Douglas

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I love America more than any other country in this world, and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually.
– James A. Baldwin

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