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English novelist, poet, critic, and teacher 1922-1995
Growing older, I have lost the need to be political, which means, in this country, the need to be left. I am driven into grudging toleration of the Conservative Party because it is the party of non-politics, of resistance to politics.
Irish singer, songwriter, philanthropist, activist and businessman 1960-
Happy the country that lives on nothing but its wits; cursed be the one that thinks it can get rich by planting or digging or drilling for wealth.
American writer 1878-1937
He worked like hell in the country so he could live in the city, where he worked like hell so he could live in the country.
English statesman 1874-1965
Healthy citizens are the greatest asset any country can have.
Vietnamese emperor 1913-1997
Henceforth, we shall be happy to be a free citizen in an independent country.
American politician 1954-
Homeowners and business owners across the country agreed to pay premiums, communities agreed to adopt building codes to mitigate flood dangers, and the Federal Government agreed to provide insurance coverage to policyholders after a disaster.
Charles de Gaulle
French statesman 1890-1970
How can you govern a country with two hundred and forty six varieties of cheese?
American politician and environmentalist 1948-
How could this Y2K be a problem in a country where we have Intel and Microsoft?
American author, businessman 1942-
I am not someone who believes we should build a fence around our country but I do believe there ought to be some fairness with respect to the rules of this globalization.
British writer, poet 1818-1848
I am now quite cured of seeking pleasure in society, be it country or town. A sensible man ought to find sufficient company in himself.
Abdul Qadeer Khan
Pakistani nuclear physicist 1936-
I am proud of my work for my country.
I am so tired of fear. And I don't want my girls to live in a country, in a world, based on fear.
Canadian politician 1822-1892
I am sure that in Canada the people appreciate this principle, and the general intelligence which prevails over that country is such that I am sure there is no danger of a reactionary policy ever finding a response in the hearts of any considerable number of our people.
American Tennis player 1956-
I came to live in a country I love; some people label me a defector. I have loved men and women in my life; I've been labeled ''the bisexual defector'' in print. Want to know another secret? I'm even ambidextrous. I don't like labels. Just call me Martina.
American musician, singer, songwriter 1929-2006
I didn't say I wasn't gonna do rockabilly. I just said I ain't gonna sing no song that ain't a country song. I won't be known as anything but a country singer.
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