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American politician and attorney 1923-
As long as there are only 3 to 4 people on the floor, the country is in good hands. It's only when you have 50 to 60 in the Senate that you want to be concerned.Source: Reported in Tom Crisp, The Book of Bob: Choice Words, Memorable Men (2007)
Albert Bushnell Hart
American historian, writer, and editor 1854-1943
As often happens during a war, some parts of the country prospered, notwithstanding the constant loss.
Scottish Economist 1723-1790
As soon as the land of any country has all become private property, the landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed, and demand a rent even for its natural produce.
American politician and member 1948-
As state and federal lawmakers debate the country's energy policies and Colorado's role in the ever-expanding energy economy, let's hope they remember that unnecessary regulations stifle growth while doing nothing for public safety or health.
American film maker 1915-1985
Ask not what you can do for your country. Ask what's for lunch.
John F. Kennedy
American politician 1917-1963
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
German politician 1954-
At the beginning of the 60's our country called the foreign workers to come to Germany and now they live in our country. We kidded ourselves a while, we said: 'They won't stay, sometime they will be gone.' But this isn't reality.
American political commentator, entrepreneur and author 1962-
At the end of the day, there is no doubt that the unique spirit embodied by this country has worked, not just to make the world safer, but to make it better.
German politician 1954-
At this time - we're in a dramatic crisis - euro bonds are precisely the wrong answer. They lead us into a debt union, not a stability union. Each country has to take its own steps to reduce its debt.
Australian actress and theatre 1969-
Australia is a remarkable country with incredible technical and physical resources and a capacity to be a world leader in renewables.
British journalist and writer 1911-1968
Be England what she will, with all her faults she is my country still.
Bobbie Ann Mason
American novelist and short story writer
Because we lived only a mile outside the town of Mayfield, I was acutely conscious of being country. I felt inferior to people in town because we had to grow our food and make our clothes.
American politician, and author 1951-
Before this country came on the scene, for thousands of years people did things the same way. Within 200 years of the advent of this nation, men were walking on the moon, and I want us to recognize this is the kind of people that we are. We're creative with a lot of ingenuity and a lot of energy.
American actress, author, producer, and model 1972-
Believe me, you can get into a lot of trouble being sixteen years old in a foreign country with no adult telling you when to come home.
Charles Horton Cooley
American sociologist 1864-1929
Between richer and poorer classes in a free country a mutually respecting antagonism is much healthier than pity on the one hand and dependence on the other, as is, perhaps, the next best thing to fraternal feeling.
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