Country Quotes

Will rogers - this country has come to feel the same when...
How can one conceive of a one - Party system in a country that has over 200 varieties of cheeses.
Charles De Gaulle

Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world.
Louis Pasteu
I call upon the scientific community in our country, those who gave us nuclear weapons, to turn their great talents now to the cause of mankind and world peace to give us the means of rendering these nuclear weapons impotent and obsolete.
Ronald Reagan
Lord acton - the man who prefers his country before any other...
Edouard manet - the country has charms only for those not obliged...

America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
Oscar Wilde
I report to you that our country is challenged at home and abroad that it is our will that is being tried and not our strength our sense of purpose and not our ability to achieve a better America.
Lyndon B. Johnson
We are different from previous generations of conservatives. We are no longer working to preserve the status quo. We are radicals, working to overturn the present power structure of this country.
Paul Weyrich
Watergate showed more strengths in our system than weaknesses... The whole country did take part in quite a genuine sense in passing judgment on Richard Nixon.
Archibald Cox
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.
Teddy Roosevelt
So far as I am able to judge, nothing has been left undone, either by man or nature, to make India the most extraordinary country that the sun visits on his rounds. Nothing seems to have been forgotten, nothing overlooked.
Mark Twain
Nothing can be more absurd than the practice that prevails in our country of men and women not following the same pursuits with all their strengths and with one mind, for thus, the state instead of being whole is reduced to half.
Plato
Winter lies too long in country towns hangs on until it is stale and shabby, old and sullen.
Willa Cathe
When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable.
Clifton Fadiman
Cross - Country skiing is great if you live in a small country.
Steven Wright
I love my country too much to be a nationalist.
Albert Camus
I only regret that I have one life to lose for my country.
Nathan Hale
Science cannot stop while ethics catches up - - And nobody should expect scientists to do all the thinking for the country.
Elvin Stackman
The trouble with this country is that there are too many people going about saying, The trouble with this country is....
Sinclair Lewis
Ask not what your country can do for you ask what you can do for your country.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
The past is a foreign country: they do things differently there.
L. P. Hartley, The Go - Between
An ambassador is an honest man sent abroad to lie for his country.
Sir Henry Wotton
The quality of American life must keep pace with the quantity of American goods. This country cannot afford to be materially rich and spiritually poor.
John F. Kennedy
I call upon the scientific community in our country, those who gave us nuclear weapons, to turn their great talents now to the cause of mankind and world peace: to give us the means of rendering these nuclear weapons impotent and obsolete.
Ronald Reagan
It is by the goodness of God that in our country we have those three unspeakably precious things: freedom of speech, freedom of conscience, and the prudence never to practice either.
Mark Twain
The true test of a civilization is not the census, nor the size of the cities, nor the crops? no, but the kind of man the country turns out.
Ralph Waldo Emerson, Society and Solitude
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 B. Johnson
What pity is it that we can die but once to serve our country.
Joseph Addison
Anybody can be good in the country. There are no temptations there.
Oscar Wilde
Go and surprise the whole country by doing something right.
Mark Twain
The first who was king was a fortunate soldier Who serves his country well has no need of ancestors.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
I never did anything alone. Whatever was accomplished in this country was accomplished collectively.
Golda Mei
The world is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion.
Thomas Paine
The citizen who criticizes his country is paying it an implied tribute.
J. William Fulbright, Speech to the American Newspaper Publishers Assn. April 28, 1966
How can you govern a country which has 246 varieties of cheese?
Charles De Gaulle, in "Les Mots du General", 1962
A man who is good enough to shed his blood for his country is good enough to be given a square deal afterwards.
Theodore Roosevelt
The hand that rules the press, the radio, the screen and the far - Spread magazine, rules the country.
Learned Hand
The country needs and, unless I mistake its temper, the country demands bold, persistent, experimentation. It is common sense to take a method and try it, if it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.
Theodore Roosevelt
The English country gentleman galloping after a fox - - The unspeakable in full pursuit of the uneatable.
Oscar Wilde