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  • Anna Quindlen
    Anna Quindlen
    American author and journalist 1952-
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    America is a country that seems forever to be toddler or teenager, at those two stages of human development characterized by conflict between autonomy and security.
  • Bell Hooks
    Bell Hooks
    American author, professor, feminist (born G.J.Watkins) 1952-
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    America is a country that would rather talk about race than class.
  • Will Rogers
    Will Rogers
    American actor and humorist 1879-1935
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    America is a great country, but you can't live in it for nothing.
  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
    George Santayana
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    America is a young country with an old mentality.
  • Bono
    Bono
    Irish singer, songwriter, philanthropist, activist and businessman 1960-
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    America is not just a country, it's an idea, and real Americans are getting busy.
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    America is said to have the highest per capita boredom of any spot on earth! We know that because we have the greatest number of artificial amusements of any country. People have become so empty that they can't even entertain themselves. They have to pay other people to amuse them, to make them laugh, to try to make them feel warm and happy and comfortable for a few minutes, to try to lose that awful, frightening, hollow feeling-that terrible, dreaded feeling of being lost and alone.
  • Nicholas Butler
    Nicholas Butler
    American philosopher, diplomat, and educator 1862-1947
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    America is the best half-educated country in the world.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
    American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
    Buzz Aldrin
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    America's can-do spirit cast a warm glow across nations and cultures, generating more goodwill and support for our country's ideals and causes than had otherwise been possible.
  • Bill Flores
    Bill Flores
    American businessman and politician 1954-
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    America's history is exemplified in the efforts of the men and women who died for our country. The one thing that they all have in common is their selfless love for our nation and their courage to stand up to protect and defend it. They raised their gaze in the face of conflict, believed in what America could be, and pushed forward.
  • Carice van Houten
    Carice van Houten
    Dutch actress and singer 1976-
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    American actresses have more problems than I do; I'm lucky to be able to play what I want for a smaller audience, because I have my own country to do that in.
  • Anne Perry
    Anne Perry
    English author 1938-
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    Americans sometimes say to me that they have no class system themselves. All human beings have class systems. It can be based on a different thing in a different country, but the thing about breeding is, you can't buy it. You can't buy class.
  • Sir Henry Wotton
    Sir Henry Wotton
    English author, diplomat and politician 1568-1639
    Sir Henry Wotton
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    An ambassador is an honest person sent to lie abroad for their country.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    An American has no sense of privacy. He does not know what it means. There is no such thing in the country.
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
    American statesman 1882-1945
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    An election cannot give a country a firm sense of direction if it has two or more national parties which merely have different names, but are as alike in their principals and aims as two peas in the same pod.
  • Bainbridge Colby
    Bainbridge Colby
    American politician and attorney 1869-1950
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    An intelligent and conscientious opposition is a part of loyalty to country.
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