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America Quotes

Winston Churchill
The United States is like giant boiler. Once the fire is lighted under it, there is no limit to the power it can generate.
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The removal of Arctic and coastal drilling by no means implies this bill is good for America. The House passed a bill loaded down with draconian cuts to programs for the most vulnerable in our country.
Carl Pope Permalink
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There would be a very nice small book in it about another time and era in America, a kind of sweetness and friendship,
David Halberstam Permalink
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Mark Twain
The political and commercial morals of the United States are not merely food for laughter, they are an entire banquet
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Dan Quayle
With the flat tax, we're all on a level playing field, just as it should be in the United States of America
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Barbara Jordan
What the people want is very simple - they want an America as good as its promise.
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Jack Kerouac
Boys and girls in America have such a sad time together; sophistication demands that they submit to sex immediately without proper preliminary talk. Not courting talk- real straight talk about souls, for life is holy and every moment is precious.
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Hermann Goering
Naturally the common people don't want war; neither in Russia, nor in England, nor in America, nor in Germany. That is understood. But after all, it is the leaders of the country who determine policy, and it is always a simple matter to drag the people along, whether it is a democracy, or a fascist dictatorship, or a parliament, or a communist dictatorship. Voice or no voice, the people can always be brought to the bidding of the leaders. That is easy. All you have to do is to tell them they are being attacked, and denounce the pacifists for lack of patriotism and exposing the country to danger. It works the same in any country.
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Edward VIII
The thing that impresses me most about America is the way parents obey their children.
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America is just the country that shows how all the written guarantees in the world for freedom are no protection against tyranny and oppression of the worst kind. There the politician has come to be looked upon as the very scum of society.
Peter Kropotkin Permalink
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Nicholas Butler
America is the best half-educated country in the world.
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Oscar Wilde
America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
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Theodore Roosevelt
We can have no "50-50" allegiance in this country. Either a man is an American and nothing else, or he is not an American at all.
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John F. Kennedy
My fellow citizens of the world: ask not what America will do for you, but what together we can do for the freedom of man
John F. Kennedy Permalink
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Neighboring is one of the biggest concepts in America. People want connections. And as good community developers, we should recognize what it means to create community.
Brooke Warrick Permalink
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I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
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Bob Dole
Something is wrong with America. I wonder sometimes what people are thinking about or if they're thinking at all.
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Tori Amos
Your worst enemies are made when you ignore people. Those boys in America who shot dead classmates recently, didn't do that because they woke up with a positive self image that morning and then felt like slaughtering their friends. No, they felt igno
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Alexis de Tocqueville, ,
The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public's money
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George Patton
Americans play to win at all times. I wouldn't give a hoot and hell for a man who lost and laughed. That's why Americans have never lost nor ever lose a war.
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Dan Quayle
Today I announce that I will seek and I will win the presidency of the United States of America, ... a dishonest decade of Bill Clinton and Al Gore.
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Clint Black
I am proud and honored to be part of the America Supports You Freedom Walk to honor the victims of 9/11 and to support our men and women in uniform.
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I think Pittsburgh would be a great city to hold a convention for either party. It represents middle America, the values and working-class people's ideals.
David Morehouse Permalink
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Erica Mann Jong
Every country gets the circus it deserves. Spain gets bullfights. Italy gets the Catholic Church. America gets Hollywood.
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I hope they will say that I did a good job of leading America into a new century, a new millennium, and a whole new way working and living and relating to the rest of the world, that I lifted the American people up. And brought them together.
Bill Clinton Permalink
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Cities in the Wilderness: A New Vision of Land Use in America.
Bruce Babbitt Permalink
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You see corruption all over Latin America, but Brazil has raised it to a new art, ... It's disillusioning.
Bruce Bagley Permalink
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You see corruption all over Latin America, but Brazil has raised it to a new art. It's disillusioning.
Bruce Bagley Permalink
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Not only between the Arab nations and Brazil, but also with the countries of South America. This is a very strong option for expansion of business, attracting investment and promoting the transfer of technologies. And I made this very clear.
Michel Alaby Permalink
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What this means for Latin America is that it will be more expensive for countries like Brazil and Mexico, with big external financing needs, to issue more bonds overseas. The market is simply very nervous.
Felipe Garcia Permalink
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