Quotations that match 'citizenship'.As long as I live, I will never forget that day 21 years ago when I raised my hand and took the oath of citizenship. Do you know how proud I was? I was so proud that I walked around with an American flag around my shoulders all day long.
[ Ago American Around Citizenship Day Flag Forget Hand How Know Live Long Never Oath Proud Raised Shoulders Took Walked Will Years]
We started a movement... to build character, citizenship and confidence in young people.
[ Build Character Citizenship Confidence Movement Started Young]
The cry comes from the friends of the school-room, from those who would give the State a strong, great, noble citizenship, for protection from the curse of drunkenness. This cry should be heard and answered by every lover of his fellow-men, no matter where his home may be.
[ Answered Citizenship Comes Cry Curse Drunkenness Every Fellow-Men Friends Give Great Heard His Home Lover Matter May Noble Protection Should State Strong Those Where Would]
It's not the physical location of birth that defines citizenship, but whether your parents are citizens, and the express or implied consent to jurisdiction of the sovereign.
[ Birth Citizens Citizenship Consent Defines Express Implied Jurisdiction Location Parents Physical Sovereign Whether Your]
Our immigration system is a broken system that needs to be fixed. We need reform that provides hardworking people of good character with a real path towards citizenship.
[ Broken Character Citizenship Fixed Good Hardworking Immigration Need Needs Our Path Provides Real Reform System Towards]
The criteria for serving one's country should be competence, courage and willingness to serve. When we deny people the chance to serve because of their sexual orientation, we deprive them of their rights of citizenship, and we deprive our armed forces the service of willing and capable Americans.
[ Americans Armed Because Capable Chance Citizenship Competence Country Courage Criteria Deny Deprive Forces Orientation Our Rights Serve Service Serving Sexual Should Their Them Willing Willingness]
We can still find middle ground, truly secure our borders, deal with those already here and address our labor needs. But those who advocate giving current illegal aliens and future guest workers a special path to citizenship must compromise.
[ Address Advocate Aliens Already Borders Citizenship Compromise Current Deal Find Future Giving Ground Guest Here Illegal Labor Middle Must Needs Our Path Secure Special Still Those Truly Workers]
The social and industrial structure of America is founded upon an enlightened citizenship.
[ America Citizenship Enlightened Founded Industrial Social Structure Upon]
Perfect freedom is as necessary to the health and vigor of commerce as it is to the health and vigor of citizenship.
[ Citizenship Commerce Freedom Health Necessary Perfect Vigor]
In a world of inhumanity, war and terrorism, American citizenship is a very precious possession.
[ American Citizenship Inhumanity Possession Precious Terrorism Very War World]
No other country on earth could have provided such tremendous opportunities and we should never take the privilege of our citizenship for granted.
[ Citizenship Could Country Earth Granted Never Opportunities Other Our Privilege Provided Should Such Take Tremendous]
The real breeders of discontent and alien doctrines of government and philosophies subversive of good citizenship are such as these who take the law into their own hands.
[ Alien Citizenship Discontent Doctrines Good Government Hands Into Law Own Philosophies Real Subversive Such Take Their These]
The right of every American to first-class citizenship is the most important issue of our time.
[ American Citizenship Every First-Class Important Issue Most Our Right Time]
Strengthening our identity is one way of reinforcing people's confidence and sense of citizenship and well-being.
[ Citizenship Confidence Identity Our Reinforcing Sense Strengthening Way Well-Being]
Is it unreasonable to have proof of citizenship when entering another country?
[ Another Citizenship Country Entering Proof Unreasonable]
Suffrage is a common right of citizenship. Women have the right of suffrage. Logically it cannot be escaped.
[ Cannot Citizenship Common Escaped Logically Right Suffrage Women]
Full participation in government and society has been a basic right of the country symbolizing the full citizenship and equal protection of all.
[ Basic Been Citizenship Country Equal Full Government Participation Protection Right Society]
Hospitals must provide emergency treatment to all who walk through the door, regardless of their citizenship status or ability to pay.
[ Ability Citizenship Door Emergency Hospitals Must Pay Provide Regardless Status Their Through Treatment Walk]
There can be no daily democracy without daily citizenship.
[ Citizenship Daily Democracy Without]
Government health care changes the relationship between the citizen and the state, and, in fact, I think it's an assault on citizenship.
[ Assault Between Care Changes Citizen Citizenship Fact Government Health Relationship State Think]
Experts always know everything but the fine points. When I took my citizenship exams, no one there knew how the White House came to be called the White House.
[ Always Called Came Citizenship Everything Exams Experts Fine House How Knew Know Points Took White]
Citizenship consists in the service of the country.
[ Citizenship Consists Country Service]
Through the years I have received my share of recognition for efforts in the fields of sports, the arts, the struggle for full citizenship for the Negro people, labor's rights and the fight for peace.
[ Arts Citizenship Efforts Fields Fight Full Labor Negro Peace Received Recognition Rights Share Sports Struggle Through Years]
There's no such thing as second class citizenship. That's like telling me you can be a little bit pregnant.
[ Bit Citizenship Class Little Pregnant Second Such Telling Thing]
We also have a program in place for low income people. A family of four making $26,000 a year can receive medical coverage, irrespective of citizenship or what documents.
[ Also Citizenship Coverage Documents Family Four Income Irrespective Low Making Medical Place Program Receive Year]
Nothing could be more insulting to me than the concept of civil rights. It means perpetual second-class citizenship for me and my kind.
[ Citizenship Civil Concept Could Insulting Kind Means More Nothing Perpetual Rights Second-Class Than]
Business owners have made a strong case to me that they need guest workers. But none has suggested that these workers should be placed on a path to citizenship.
[ Business Case Citizenship Guest Made Need None Owners Path Placed Should Strong Suggested These Workers]
Birth on U.S. territory has never been an absolute claim to citizenship.
[ Absolute Been Birth Citizenship Claim Never Territory]
The test of good citizenship is loyalty to country.
[ Citizenship Country Good Loyalty Test]
Therefore one should speak at the same time of national citizenship and wider European citizenship.
[ Citizenship European National Same Should Speak Therefore Time Wider]
The Holocaust illustrates the consequences of prejudice, racism and stereotyping on a society. It forces us to examine the responsibilities of citizenship and confront the powerful ramifications of indifference and inaction.
[ Citizenship Confront Consequences Examine Forces Holocaust Illustrates Inaction Indifference Powerful Prejudice Racism Ramifications Responsibilities Society Stereotyping Us]
Becoming a resident of a state may confer the right to get a driver's license, but it does not and should not confer citizenship.
[ Becoming Citizenship Confer Does Driver Get License May Resident Right Should State]
On the other hand, the vast majority of all westernized countries, including every single European country along with Israel and Japan, do not offer birthright citizenship.
[ Along Birthright Citizenship Countries Country European Every Hand Including Israel Japan Majority Offer Other Single Vast]
Well I don't know, I might have lost my citizenship, I don't think you can lose your citizenship though.
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Bohemia is nothing more than the little country in which you do not live. If you try to obtain citizenship in it, at once the court and retinue pack the royal archives and treasure and move away beyond the hills.
[ Archives Away Beyond Bohemia Citizenship Country Court Hills Little Live More Move Nothing Obtain Once Pack Royal Than Treasure Try Which]
Above all, I would teach him to tell the truth Truth-telling, I have found, is the key to responsible citizenship. The thousands of criminals I have seen in 40 years of law enforcement have had one thing in common: Every single one was a liar.
[ Above Citizenship Common Criminals Enforcement Every Found Had Him Key Law Liar Responsible Seen Single Teach Tell Thing Thousands Truth Would Years]
Although an increasing proportion of the Hispanic population is foreign-born - about half of adults in this group - English proficiency is and should remain a requirement for citizenship.
[ Adults Although Citizenship English Group Half Hispanic Increasing Population Proficiency Proportion Remain Requirement Should]
We watched the U.S. citizenship immigration services web site in March. They had six million, two hundred thousand hits, and two million people downloaded applications for citizenship. So what we're doing is attempting to help people in that process.
[ Applications Attempting Citizenship Doing Downloaded Had Help Hits Hundred Immigration March Million Process Services Site Six Thousand Two Watched Web]
Citizenship is a tough occupation which obliges the citizen to make his own informed opinion and stand by it.
[ Citizen Citizenship His Informed Make Obliges Occupation Opinion Own Stand Tough Which]
I have dual citizenship, it just so happens I live in America.
[ America Citizenship Dual Happens Just Live]
Ours is an open and accepting society, and has historically provided an avenue for lawful immigration to all those willing to accept the responsibilities of citizenship.
[ Accept Accepting Avenue Citizenship Historically Immigration Lawful Open Ours Provided Responsibilities Society Those Willing]
Over the years, dozens of American companies have filed papers to trade in their U.S. corporate citizenship for citizenship in tax haven countries like Bermuda.
[ American Citizenship Companies Corporate Countries Dozens Filed Haven Over Papers Tax Their Trade Years]