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Wise Quotes about Nation

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Our loyalties must transcend our race, our tribe,
our class, and our nation;
and this means we must develop a world perspective.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Related topics: Values Life Human-Nature Psychology Government Political

The price of freedom for a nation is lives and money.
Often, the price of freedom for an individual
is challenging the closed minds of family and friend.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I have a dream that my four little children will one day
live in a nation where they will
not be judged by the color of their skin,
but by the content of their character.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation
can be trusted to act humanely
or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.
- Bertrand Russell

 

Every optimist moves along with progress and hastens it,
while every pessimist would keep the worlds at a standstill.
The consequence of pessimism in the life of a nation
is the same as in the life of the individual.
Pessimism kills the instinct that
urges men to struggle against poverty,
ignorance and crime, and dries up
all the fountains of joy in the world.
- Helen Keller

A war for a great principle ennobles a nation.
- Albert Pike

Cyberspace.
A consensual hallucination experienced daily by billions of legitimate operators,
in every nation, by children being taught mathematical concepts.
- William Gibson

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Give me control of a nation's money and I care not who makes her laws.
- Mayer Amschel Rothschild

Frivolous lawsuits are booming in this county.
The U.S.
has more costs of litigation per person than any other
industrialized nation in the world,
and it is crippling our economy.
- Jack Kingston

Independence of nation begins with independence of self.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Each nation feels superior to other nations.
That breeds patriotism - and wars.
- Dale Carnegie

Our nation is built on the bedrock principle that governments
derive their just powers from the consent of the governed.
- Adrian Cronauer

A nation is a society united by a delusion about its
ancestry and by common hatred of its neighbours.
- William Ralph Inge

The most tragic paradox of our time is to be found
in the failure of nation-states to recognize the imperatives of internationalism.
- Earl Warren

There is no instance of a nation benefitting from prolonged warfare.
- Sun Tzu

Power without a nation's confidence is nothing.
- Catherine II

The Establishment center...
has led us into the stupidest and cruelest war in all history.
That war is a moral and political disaster -
a terrible cancer eating away at the soul of our nation.
- George McGovern

Mothers - especially single mothers -
are heroic in their efforts to raise our nation's children,
but men must also take responsibility for their children
and recognize the impact they have on their families' well-being.
- Evan Bayh

If a country is to be corruption free and become a
nation of beautiful minds,
I strongly feel there are three key societal members
who can make a difference.
They are the father, the mother and the teacher.
- Abdul Kalam

Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized
by a sense of Universal responsibility,
not only nation to nation and human to human,
but also human to other forms of life.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

Environmental degradation, overpopulation,
refugees, narcotics, terrorism, world crime movements,
and organized crime are worldwide problems that don't
stop at a nation's borders.
- Warren Christopher

The nation will be shaped for decades by decisions
that are made by President Bush and the Senate about
the future of the Supreme Court.
- Ralph Neas

Since September 11, 2001, many in this nation and this
Congress have a deeper appreciation for the importance
of the sacrifices made by our law enforcement officers.
- Jerry Costello

The nation...
doesn't simply need what we have.
It needs what we are.
- Edith Stein

You cannot speak on behalf of a nation when you have no mandate to do so.
- Jean-Marie Le Pen

The nation that complacently and fearfully allows its
artists and writers to become suspected rather than
respected is no longer regarded as a nation possessed with humor or depth.
- James Thurber

The loss of national identity is the greatest defeat a nation can know,
and it is inevitable under the contemporary form of colonization.
- Slobodan Milosevic

Size is not grandeur, and territory does not make a nation.
- Thomas Huxley

Coal is absolutely critical to our nation's economic
health and global competitiveness.
- Jerry Costello

It's nice to say let's be bipartisan.
But we're a partisan nation.
We were raised as a partisan nation.
- Colin Powell

It's our destiny to explore.
It's our destiny to be a space-faring nation.
- Eugene Cernan

The backbone of our nation's domestic defense against
terrorist attacks will continue to be the men and women
in local law enforcement and emergency services.
- Saxby Chambliss

In liberating Iraq, we have rid the nation and the
rest of the world from the danger of Saddam Hussein.
- Elizabeth Dole

A good government remains the greatest of human blessings
and no nation has ever enjoyed it.
- Dean Inge

Any nation that thinks more of its ease and comfort
than its freedom will soon lose its freedom;
and the ironical thing about it is that it will lose
its ease and comfort too.
- W. Somerset Maugham

We are at crisis point.
I think anybody that sees this nation as being on stable
economic or fiscal ground is fooling themselves.
- Joe Miller

We waste an awful lot of energy as a Nation through
inefficient use of energy.
- Chris Van Hollen

What is true of the individual will be
tomorrow true of the whole nation
if individuals will but refuse to lose heart and hope.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

My books are elegiac in the sense that they're odes
to a nation that even I sometimes think may not exist
anymore except in my memory and my imagination.
- Richard Russo

Our young people have come to look upon war as a kind of beneficent deity,
which not only adds to the national honor but uplifts
a nation and develops patriotism and courage.
- Rebecca H. Davis

Our Nation must defend the sanctity of marriage.
- George W. Bush

We must never forget or diminish the sacrifices of
those who gave everything for this nation.
- Jim Walsh

From 8,000 miles away...
I would not judge a fellow soldier from a friendly
nation and how they are employing their resources.
- Peter Pace

Our nation's blood supply is safer than it's ever been,
and it's getting safer as we speak.
- David Satcher

More than ever, we as parents and a nation must do
something about the growth of obesity in our children.
We must do more than just talk, we must be concerned enough to act.
- Lee Haney

If we ever forget that we are One Nation Under God,
then we will be a nation gone under.
- Ronald Reagan

Governing a great nation is like cooking a small fish -
too much handling will spoil it.
- Lao Tzu

As a people of faith, we know that prayer is a powerful instrument.
And as one Nation under God, we know that many times
our most powerful tool is prayer.
- Nick Rahall

The public airwaves provide a chance to affirm we want to be a good,
decent people; a good, decent nation.
- Charles W. Pickering

The nation that secures control of the air will ultimately control the world.
- Alexander Graham Bell

It does not matter what party you are a member of in
this great Nation of ours.
Accountability and competence are characteristics that
Americans value throughout our great land.
- Jim Costa

No nation could preserve its freedom in the midst of continual warfare.
- James Madison

Following the devastation of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita,
$3 per gallon gasoline became common and our nation
has come under considerable strain.
- Paul Gillmor

It is clear our nation is reliant upon big foreign oil.
More and more of our imports come from overseas.
- George W. Bush

Every nation ridicules other nations,
and all are right.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

The spirit of man is more important than mere physical strength,
and the spiritual fiber of a nation than its wealth.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Happy and fortunate indeed would this nation be,
nay, completely blessed, if it had good prelates and pastors,
and but one prince, and that prince a good one.
- Giraldus Cambrensis

In this nation, leadership is dollars.
- Norman Lear

This position is untenable, and there can be no pause
in the agitation for full political power and responsibility
until these are granted to all the women of the nation.
- Florence Kelley

Not only must Americans admire Israel,
there can be no doubt that we have an interest in,
and special responsibility for, that valiant nation.
- George Ball

Medicare debates in Congress should result in better
Medicare benefits for all our nation's seniors.
We're not asking for special treatment for rural America,
just a fair deal.
- Bennie Thompson

A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
- Ludwig van Beethoven

We can take full comfort in realizing the continuing strength of our nation.
America's lands remain radiantly rich with diversity,
and freedom still reigns.
- Ben Nelson

A nation is the same people living in the same place.
- James Joyce

What's bad for the country is always good for The Nation.
- Victor Navasky

Literature transmits incontrovertible condensed experience...
from generation to generation.
In this way literature becomes the living memory of a nation.
- Alexander Solzhenitsyn

The art of government is to make two-thirds of a nation
pay all it possibly can pay for the benefit of the other third.
- Voltaire

An individual, in promoting his own interest,
may injure the public interest; a nation,
in promoting the general welfare, may check the interest
of a part of its members.
- Friedrich List

Every nation whose affairs betray a want of wisdom
and stability may calculate on every loss which can
be sustained from the more systematic policy of its wiser neighbors.
- James Madison

If we invest in the American people,
the American people always bring this Nation a good return.
- Blanche Lincoln

Our success educationally, industrially and politically
is based upon the protection of a nation founded by ourselves.
And the nation can be nowhere else but in Africa.
- Marcus Garvey


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