Country Quotes

Golda mei - above all, this country is our own. nobody has to...
The history of every country begins in the heart of a man or woman.
Willa Sibert Cathe

In history as in life it is success that counts. Start a political upheaval and let yourself be caught, and you will hang as a traitor. But place yourself at the head of a rebellion and gain your point, and all future generations will worship you as the Father of their Country.
Hendrik W. Van Loon
It is a sad fact that 50 percent of marriages in this country end in divorce. But hey, the other half end in death. You could be one of the lucky ones!
Richard Jeni
Bertrand russell - patriots always talk of dying for their country...
William shakespeare - friends, romans, countrymen, lend me your ears i...

A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs.
German Prove
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
How can one conceive of a one - Party system in a country that has over 200 varieties of cheeses.
Charles De Gaulle
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 rich are the scum of the earth in every country.
G. K. Chesterton, Flying Inn (1914)
There are plenty of good five - Cent cigars in the country. The trouble is they cost a quarter. What this country really needs is a good five - Cent nickel.
Franklin P. Adams
Intellectually, I know that America is no better than any other country emotionally I know she is better than every other country.
Sinclair Lewis
The man who prefers his country before any other duty duty shows the same spirit as the man who surrenders every right to the state. They both deny that right is superior to authority.
Lord Acton
The country has charms only for those not obliged to stay there.
Edouard Manet
I regret that I have but one life to give for my country.
Nathan Hale
I love my country too much to be a nationalist.
Albert Camus
You can cover a great deal of country in books.
Andrew Lang
It is my belief, Watson, founded upon my experience, that the lowest and vilest alleys in London do not present a more dreadful record of sin than does the smiling and beautiful countryside.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes in The Copper Beeches
Alexander Hamilton started the U. S. Treasury with nothing - - And that was the closest our country has ever been to being even.
Will Rogers
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
How do you govern a country which has 246 different kinds of cheese?
Charles De Gaulle
A countryman between two lawyers is like a fish between two cats.
Benjamin Franklin
Some of your countrymen were unable to distinguish between their native dislike for war and the stainless patriotism of those who suffered its scars. But there has been a rethinking and now we can say to you, and say as a nation, thank you for your courage.
Ronald Reagan
Throw your dreams into space like a kite, and you do not know what it will bring back, a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country.
Anais Nin
Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world.
Louis Pasteu
No poor bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. He won it by making other bastards die for their country.
General George Patton
The peaceful transfer of authority is rare in history, yet common in our country. With a simple oath, we affirm old traditions and make new beginnings.
George W. Bush, Inaugural address, 2001
Ask not what your country can do for you ask what you can do for your country.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Humanity has won its battle. Liberty now has a country.
Marquis de Lafayette
The great lawyer who employs his talent and his learning in the highly emunerative task of enabling a very wealthy client to override or circumvent the law is doing all that in him lies to encourage the growth in the country of a spirit of dumb anger against all laws and of disbelief in their efficacy.
Theodore Roosevelt
From the beginning of our history the country has been afflicted with compromise. It is by compromise that human rights have been abandoned. I insist that this shall cease. The country needs repose after all its trials; it deserves repose. And repose can only be found in everlasting principles.
Charles Sumne
America will never seek a permission slip to defend the security of our country.
George W. Bush
Our country, right or wrong. When right, to be kept right, when wrong to be put right.
Carl Schurz
Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears; I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him. The evil that men do lives after them; The good is oft interred with their bones.
William Shakespeare, "Julius Caesar", Act 3 scene 2
Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all other countries because you were born in it.
George Bernard Shaw
What can I wish to the youth of my country who devote themselves to science? ... Thirdly, passion. Remember that science demands from a man all his life. If you had two lives that would not be enough for you. Be passionate in your work and in your searching.
Ivan Pavlov
And so, my fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you - - Ask what you can do for your country. 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 Fitzgerald Kennedy
Too bad all the people who know how to run the country are busy driving taxi cabs and cutting hair.
George Burns
The first who was king was a fortunate soldier Who serves his country well has no need of ancestors.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire