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  • Felix Adler
    Felix Adler
    German American professor of political and social ethics 1851-1933
    Felix Adler
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    Love of country is like love of woman - he loves her best who seeks to bestow on her the highest good.
  • Jean-Jacques Rousseau
    Jean-Jacques Rousseau
    French writer and philosopher 1712-1778
    Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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    A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
    Oscar Wilde
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    America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
  • B. R. Ambedkar
    B. R. Ambedkar
    Indian jurist, economist and politician 1891-1956
    B. R. Ambedkar
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    Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country is no fit to rule another country must admit that one class is not fit to rule another class.
  • Billy Wilder
    Billy Wilder
    Austrian-American filmmaker, screenwriter, producer and artist 1906-2002
    Billy Wilder
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    France is the country where the money falls apart and you can't tear the toilet paper.
  • George Ade
    George Ade
    American humorist, playwright 1866-1944
    George Ade
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    In the city a funeral is just an interruption of traffic; in the country it is a form of popular entertainment.
  • Baba Kalyani
    Baba Kalyani
    Indian businessman 1949-
    Baba Kalyani
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    Our strategy should be based on indigenisation and import substitution. The government must provide opportunities for domestic companies to participate in sectors in which the country continues to depend on imports.
  • Aristide Briand
    Aristide Briand
    French statesman 1862-1932
    Aristide Briand
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    A country grows in history not only because of the heroism of its troops on the field of battle, it grows also when it turns to justice and to right for the conservation of its interests.
  • John Barrymore
    John Barrymore
    American actor 1882-1942
    John Barrymore
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    America is the country where you can buy a lifetime supply of aspirin For one dollar and use it up in two weeks.
  • Bert Lance
    Bert Lance
    American businessman 1931-2013
    Bert Lance
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    Country banks are more flexible in their lending policies than their city brethren are.
  • Barbara Boxer
    Barbara Boxer
    American politician 1940-
    Barbara Boxer
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    Every citizen of this country should be guaranteed that their vote matters, that their vote is counted, and that in the voting booth, their vote has a much weight as that of any CEO, any member of Congress, or any President.
  • Ben Stein
    Ben Stein
    American professor, writer
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    God bless the devout Christians of this country. They are Israel's best friends on the earth.
    Source: A Long Memorial Day American Spectator (1 June 2010)
  • Carlo Goldoni
    Carlo Goldoni
    Italian playwright and librettist 1707-1793
    Carlo Goldoni
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    He who never leaves his country is full of prejudices
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
    Joseph Addison
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    How beautiful is death, when earn'd by virtue!
    Who would not be that youth? What pity is it
    That we can die but once to serve our country!
  • Audie Murphy
    Audie Murphy
    American soldier, actor and songwriter 1925-1971
    Audie Murphy
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    I Knew why I felt at home. The spirit of freedom was hovering over that play yard as it did all over France at that time. A country was free again.
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