29 Total Quotes

Nationalities And Nationalism Quotes

George Bernard Shaw
Put an Irishman on the spit and you can always get another Irishman to turn him.
George Bernard Shaw
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
I find that the Americans have no passions, they have appetites.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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 Voltaire
How I like the boldness of the English, how I like the people who say what they think!
Voltaire
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Albert Camus
It is a well-known fact that we always recognize our homeland when we are about to lose it.
Albert Camus
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Without country you have neither name, token, voice, nor rights, no admission as brothers into the fellowship of the Peoples. You are the bastards of Humanity. Soldiers without a banner, Israelites among the nations, you will find neither faith nor protection; none will be sureties for you. Do not beguile yourselves with the hope of emancipation from unjust social conditions if you do not first conquer a Country for yourselves.
Giuseppe Mazzini
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Historians are to nationalism what poppy-growers in Pakistan are to heroin-addicts: we supply the essential raw material for the market.
J. Hobsbawm
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Franklin Jones
The British have a remarkable talent for keeping calm, even when there is no crisis.
Franklin Jones
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Francis Bacon
The French are wiser than they seem, and the Spaniards seem wiser than they are.
Francis Bacon
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Winston Churchill
There are few virtues that the Poles do not possess and there are few errors they have ever avoided.
Winston Churchill
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Jean-Jacques Rousseau
The English are predisposed to pride, the French to vanity.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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Pearl Buck
Nothing and no one can destroy the Chinese people. They are relentless survivors.
Pearl Buck
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The Irish ignore anything they can't drink or punch.
Proverb Proverbs
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The French work to live, but the Swiss live to work.
French Proverb
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Bulls get rich, bears get rich, but pigs get slaughtered An Irishman is never at his best except when fighting.
Irish Proverb
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Lord Byron
Switzerland is a curst, selfish, swinish country of brutes, placed in the most romantic region of the world.
Lord Byron
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The English instinctively admire any man who has no talent, and is modest about it.
James Agate
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James M. Barrie,
There are few more impressive sights in the world than a Scotsman on the make.
James M. Barrie,
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All nationalisms are at heart deeply concerned with names: with the most immaterial and original human invention. Those who dismiss names as a detail have never been displaced; but the peoples on the peripheries are always being displaced. That is why they insist upon their continuity -- their links with their dead and the unborn.
John Berger
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England is paradise for women, and hell for horses: Italy is a paradise for horses, hell for women.
Robert Burton
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It is easier for a Russian to become an atheist than for anyone else in the world.
Fyodor Dostoevski
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Robert Frost
Americans are like a rich father who wishes he knew how to give his son the hardships that made him rich.
Robert Frost
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In dealing with Englishmen you can be sure of one thing only, that the logical solution will not be adopted.
Dean William R. Inge
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Samuel Johnson
Much may be made of a Scotchman, if he be caught young.
Samuel Johnson
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Samuel Johnson
The Irish are a fair people: They never speak well of one another.
Samuel Johnson
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Samuel Johnson
The noblest prospect which a Scotchman ever sees is the high road that leads him to England.
Samuel Johnson
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W. Somerset Maugham
If you want to eat well in England, eat three breakfasts.
W. Somerset Maugham
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The Britons are quite separated from all the world.
Virgil
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Albert Einstein
Through the release of atomic energy, our generation has brought into the world the most revolutionary force since prehistoric man's discovery of fire. This basic force of the universe cannot be fitted into the outmoded concept of narrow nationalisms.
Albert Einstein
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Albert Einstein
As long as I have any choice, I will stay only in a country where political liberty, toleration, and equality of all citizens before the law are the rule.
Albert Einstein
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