USA Patriotic Quotes

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 Curtis

My God! How little do my countrymen know what precious blessings they are in possession of, and which no other people on earth enjoy!
– Thomas Jefferson

What is the essence of America? Finding and maintaining that perfect,delicate balance between freedom “to” and freedom “from.”
– Marilyn vos Savant

I’m at the foot of the ladder…I’m going to step off…now. That’s one small step for man. One giant leap for mankind.
– Neil

I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives.I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.
– Abraham Lincoln

How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.
– Paul Sweeney

Those who won our independence believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty.
– Louis D. Brandeis

Yet America is a poem in our eyes; its ample geography dazzles the imagination, and it will not wait long for metres.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Patriotism… is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime.
– Adlai Stevenson

May the sun in his course visit no land more free, more happy, more lovely, than this our own country!
– Daniel Webster

A real patriot is the fellow who gets a parking ticket and rejoices that the system works.
– Bill Vaughan

If you take advantage of everything America has to offer, there’s nothing you can’t accomplish.
– Geraldine Ferraro

It is the love of country that has lighted and that keeps glowing the holy fire of patriotism.
– J. Horace McFarland

America is a passionate idea or it is nothing. America is a human brotherhood or it is chaos.
– Max Lerner

This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.
– Elmer Davis

There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured by what is right with America.
– William J. Clinton

“Our country, right or wrong.” When right to be kept right; when wrong to be put right.
– Carl Schurz

Then join hand in hand, brave Americans all! By uniting we stand, by dividing we fall.
– John Dickinson

America will never seek a permission slip to defend the security of our country.
– George W.

Patriotism is often an arbitrary veneration of real estate above principles.
– George Jean Nathan