Quotes: states

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  • Thurgood Marshall
    Thurgood Marshall
    American lawyer, Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court 1908-1993
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    A child born to a Black mother in a state like Mississippi has exactly the same rights as a white baby born to the wealthiest person in the United States. It's not true, but I challenge anyone to say it is not a goal worth working for.
  • Woodrow Wilson
    Woodrow Wilson
    American president 1856-1924
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    A little group of willful men reflecting no opinion but their own have rendered the great Government of the United States helpless and contemptible.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
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    A Socialist United States of Europe seems to me the only worth-while political objective today.
  • Will Rogers
    Will Rogers
    American actor and humorist 1879-1935
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    About all I can say for the United States Senate is that it opens with a prayer and closes with an investigation.

  • Americans are benevolently ignorant about Canada, while Canadians are malevolently well informed about the United States.
  • Alfred A. Knopf
    Alfred A. Knopf
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    An economist is a man who states the obvious in terms of the incomprehensible.
  • And we want to develop our strategy to partnership and friendship with the United States, which is connected with a very rich history but what is very important for our future.
  • And, of course, millions of us cross the border to work in US homes and gardens and factories and carpentry shops and restaurants, and if you go to a restaurant pretty much anywhere in the United States, the chances are that the dishes will be washed by a Mexican.
  • Alain Juppe
    Alain Juppe
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    Any confrontation, such as a verbal one with the United States, would be harmful for everybody.
  • Any Mexican, would recognise that Mexico was abused, undervalued and downgraded in international circles, most of all by the United States.
  • Stephen Vizinczey
    Stephen Vizinczey
    Hongarian writer and criticus 1933-
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    As both capitalist and communist states - not to mention the technological world - have evolved under the illusion that men purposefully built them, ideological optimism seeps into every niche of our lives. It is made worse by mass culture which feeds our
  • Both of them were the children of the United States. They sacrificed their children for the benefit of the others. But they were not very devoted children of the United States.
  • Bob Dylan
    Bob Dylan
    American musician 1941-
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    But even the President of the United States sometimes must have to stand naked.
  • Sallust
    Sallust
    Roman historian 86-34 BC
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    By union the smallest states thrive. By discord the greatest are destroyed.
  • Al Gore
    Al Gore
    American politician and environmentalist 1948-
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    During my service in the United States Congress, I took the initiative in creating the Internet.
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