3947 Total Quotes

Country Quotes

Cindy Sheehan
He was very proud to serve for his country and to help the people of Iraq. [It is] very strong in our hearts what our country is doing for Iraq.
Cindy Sheehan Permalink

Mark Twain
Loyalty to the country always. Loyalty to the government when it deserves it.
Mark Twain Permalink

Anytime you are ranked No. 2 in the country on the road, people are going to come out gunning for you. We were outplayed and out-coached, bottom line.
Bobby Lamb Permalink

Hope is like a road in the country; there was never a road, but when many people walk on it, the road comes into existence.
Lyn Yutang Permalink

Elvis Presley
People ask me where I got my singing style. I didn't copy my style from anybody . . . . Country music was always an influence on my kind of music.
Elvis Presley Permalink

Lyndon Johnson
We have talked long enough in this country about equal rights. It is time now to write the next chapter-and to write it in the books of law.
Lyndon Johnson Permalink

Danny Glover
When the hurricane struck, it did not turn the region into a Third World country … it revealed one.
Danny Glover Permalink

When women are depressed, they eat or go shopping. Men invade another country. It's a whole different way of thinking.
Elayne Boosler Permalink

Matt Lauer
Emotions in this country right now are running very high. Sometimes that emotion is translated into inspiration, sometimes into criticism. We've heard some of that tonight. But it's still part of the American way of life.
Matt Lauer Permalink

Bobby Robson
We can't replace Rooney, I don't think there's another player like him in the country... there's hardly another player like him in Europe.
Bobby Robson Permalink

John F. Kennedy
Ask not what your country can do for you — ask what you can do for your country.
John F. Kennedy Permalink

The only nation I've ever been tempted to feel really racist about are the Swiss - a whole country of phobic hand washers living in a giant Barclays Bank
Jonathan Raban Permalink

Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
What is a democrat? One who believes that the republicans have ruined the country. What is a republican? One who believes that the democrats would ruin the country.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce Permalink

Marriage in any British-influenced country is this big build-up and it puts a lot of pressure on people who are coming to witness the marriage and on the people getting married. We felt like we just wanted to share that moment with ourselves. Once that was solidified, we could share the happiness of the experience with our family.
Brook Lang Permalink

When across the country the demand for states to defend marriage is overwhelming, it's not accurate to say that people don't want to discuss social issues.
Victoria Cobb Permalink

The Senate and the country need Senators of courage who are prepared to make their mark on history by standing with past profiles in courage, and defending not party, not partisanship, but defending principle and democracy itself.
Senator Kerry Permalink

Bob Newhart
I don't like country music, but I don't mean to denigrate those who do. And for the people who like country music, denigrate means 'put down'
Bob Newhart Permalink

If Democrats want to run ads in districts around the country that are focused on Tom DeLay , it will be a banner year for Republicans. If they want to talk about Tom DeLay and I am talking about how their candidate raised taxes in the state legislature, we win.
Carl Forti Permalink

Denis Leary
I think we should take Iraq and Iran and combine them into one country and call it Irate. All the pissed off people live in one place and get it over with.
Denis Leary Permalink

What is shown is distributed in stores in malls around the country. Designers really have very limited distribution. And they have to work so far in advance. Often they are far ahead of where the consumer is. The consumer can look at that and fantasize and try to find a version of it locally. But these clothes will be widely available in their city and neighborhood stores. We're talking about [labels such as] BCBG, French Connection, Sean John, Rocawear, Kenneth Cole.
Constance White Permalink

Jeff Zucker
Network news will still play an incredibly important role in this country, but the world that Peter, Tom and Dan began covering 25 years ago isn't the same world today. Technology, lifestyle and what constitutes news have all changed dramatically. I'm not saying that it is better or worse. I'm just saying that it's reality.
Jeff Zucker Permalink

Brian Bilbray
As somebody who grew up next to a third-world country, I have seen what is going to happen to the future of America if we do not get serious about the immigration issue. If you want to have a nation of a few wealthy people and massive amounts of poor, uneducated people, you can go south to that.
Brian Bilbray Permalink

It is truly history in the making that the country music world is coming to New York, and joining with Broadway for such a wonderful, unusual and entertaining event. This special concert, performed by some of the superstars from both worlds, will not only highlight the similarities and universality of these two seemingly different genres, but also help expand the audience for each style of music.
Jed Bernstein Permalink

There's more per capita than any other place in the world in Texas, ... Country music just brings them out. Over the years it's been a hotbed of artists that made it up to Nashville that started here in Texas.
Geronimo Permalink

Virginia Woolf
As a woman, I have no country. As a woman my country is the world.
Virginia Woolf Permalink

Ricardo Sanchez
you (veterans) are the great American heroes. Your patriotism and your willingness to sacrifice are deeply appreciated by our country and your sacrifice will never be forgotten.
Ricardo Sanchez Permalink

Jawaharlal Nehru
Citizenship consists in the service of the country
Jawaharlal Nehru Permalink

Trace Adkins
Country music fans are the best everywhere and they've always made me feel like I'm at home, no matter what zip code I'm in. I just want to thank them from the bottom of my heart for blessing me with such an incredible career that I truly enjoy.
Trace Adkins Permalink

Gretchen Wilson
As the attorney general of the home state of country music I want to discuss my concerns of your promotion of smokeless products, particularly as it relates to the youth who attend your concerts and who listen to your music,
Gretchen Wilson Permalink

Hawaii is leading the country in development of offshore aquaculture. It's been done well here, with minimal environmental impact.
Bruce Anderson Permalink