Quotations that match 'patriot'.

The PATRIOT Act brought down the wall separating intelligence agencies from law enforcement and other entities charged with protecting the Nation from terrorism.
[ Act Agencies Brought Charged Down Enforcement Entities Intelligence Law Nation Other Patriot Protecting Separating Terrorism Wall]
U.S. journalists I don't think are very courageous. They tend to go along with the government's policy domestically and internationally. To question is seen as being unpatriotic, or potentially subversive.
[ Along Being Courageous Domestically Go Government Internationally Journalists Policy Potentially Question Seen Subversive Tend Think Unpatriotic Very]
I never joined the army for patriotic reasons.
[ Army Joined Never Patriotic Reasons]
There's intense national feeling in America that could be called patriotism.
[ America Called Could Feeling Intense National Patriotism]
A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.
[ Against Always Country Defend Government His Must Patriot Ready]
They are patriotic in time of war because it is to their interest to be so, but in time of peace they follow power and the dollar wherever they may lead. Patriotism
[ Because Dollar Follow Interest Lead May Patriotic Peace Power Their Time War Wherever]
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse. War
[ Decayed Degraded Feeling Moral Much Nothing Patriotic State Thing Things Thinks Ugliest Ugly War Which Worse Worth]
These fallen heroes represent the character of a nation who has a long history of patriotism and honor - and a nation who has fought many battles to keep our country free from threats of terror.
[ Battles Character Country Fallen Fought Free Heroes History Honor Keep Long Many Nation Our Patriotism Represent Terror These Threats]
Politics is too partisan, and sometimes patriotism is cast aside. Patriotism is honor and love of your country and your brothers and sisters. With politics I get the impression that it's all about what's good for the party and not necessarily what's good for the country.
[ Aside Brothers Cast Country Get Good Honor Impression Love Necessarily Partisan Party Patriotism Politics Sisters Sometimes Too Your]
For too long, opponents of the PATRIOT Act have transformed this law into a grossly distorted caricature that bears no relation to the legislation itself.
[ Act Bears Caricature Distorted Grossly Into Itself Law Legislation Long Opponents Patriot Relation Too Transformed]
If you are tired of partisanship over patriotism, you need to vote for a change in direction.
[ Change Direction Need Over Partisanship Patriotism Tired Vote]
Support a compatriot against a native, however the former may blunder or plunder.
[ Against Blunder Former However May Native Plunder Support]
We Canadians are not given as a people to great patriotic displays.
[ Canadians Displays Given Great Patriotic]
Decisive action has been taken on the home front with passage of the USA Patriot Act, which has strengthened the hand of law enforcement agencies to stop terrorists before they can act.
[ Act Action Agencies Been Before Decisive Enforcement Front Hand Home Law Passage Patriot Stop Strengthened Taken Terrorists Usa Which]
I have never been afraid of making patriots; but I disdain and despise all their efforts.
[ Afraid Been Despise Disdain Efforts Making Never Patriots Their]
The war, as I felt it and a lot of my compatriots felt it, was a creative act.
[ Act Compatriots Creative Felt Lot War]
Since its enactment in the weeks following the September 11 terrorist attacks, the tools in the Patriot Act have been used by law enforcement to stop more than 400 terrorist threats to our families and communities.
[ Act Attacks Been Communities Enactment Enforcement Families Following Law More Our Patriot September Since Stop Terrorist Than Threats Tools Used Weeks]
One of the great attractions of patriotism - it fulfills our worst wishes. In the person of our nation we are able, vicariously, to bully and cheat. Bully and cheat, what's more, with a feeling that we are profoundly virtuous.
[ Able Attractions Bully Cheat Feeling Fulfills Great More Nation Our Patriotism Person Profoundly Vicariously Virtuous Wishes Worst]
The Patriot Act allows and provides a basis for an exchange of information.
[ Act Allows Basis Exchange Information Patriot Provides]
Love and business and family and religion and art and patriotism are nothing but shadows of words when a man's starving!
[ Art Business Family Love Man Nothing Patriotism Religion Shadows Starving Words]
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons. Patriotism
[ Kill Killed Patriotism Reasons Trivial Willingness]
Congress and the White House are working out their scheme for pushing through a healthcare 'reform' bill that has more pages than the U.S. Constitution has words. I guarantee you that not a single member of the House or Senate has a complete understanding of that legislation any more than they understood all the implications of the USA PATRIOT Act back in 2001.
[ Act Any Back Bill Complete Congress Constitution Guarantee Healthcare House Implications Legislation Member More Out Pages Patriot Pushing Reform Scheme Senate Single Than Their Through Understanding Understood Usa White Words]
Patriots always talk of dying for their country and never of killing for their country. War
[ Always Country Dying Killing Never Patriots Talk Their]
They established their patriotic credentials long ago, and are either supportive of the Bush agenda or know when to keep their traps shut.
[ Agenda Ago Bush Credentials Either Established Keep Know Long Patriotic Shut Supportive Their Traps]
The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.
[ Blood Liberty Must Patriots Refreshed Time Tree Tyrants]
Of course, Americans have no monopoly of patriotic enthusiasm and good faith.
[ Americans Course Enthusiasm Faith Good Monopoly Patriotic]
Since we enacted the PATRIOT Act almost three years ago, there has been tremendous public debate about its breadth and implications on due process and privacy.
[ Act Ago Almost Been Breadth Debate Due Enacted Implications Patriot Privacy Process Public Since Three Tremendous Years]
Most Italians who came to this country are very patriotic. There was this exciting possibility that if you worked real hard, and you loved something, you could become successful.
[ Become Came Could Country Exciting Hard Italians Loved Most Patriotic Possibility Real Something Successful Very Worked]
Patriotism has served, at different times, as widely different ends as a razor, which ought to be used in keeping your face clean and yet may be used to cut your own throat or that of an innocent person.
[ Clean Cut Different Ends Face Innocent Keeping May Ought Own Patriotism Person Razor Served Throat Times Used Which Widely Yet Your]
As I've said, there were patriots who supported this war, and patriots who opposed it. And all of us are united in appreciation for our servicemen and women, and our hopes for Iraqis' future.
[ Appreciation Future Hopes Iraqis Opposed Our Patriots Said Servicemen Supported United Us War Were Women]
The tree of liberty needs to be watered from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants. Patriotism
[ Blood Liberty Needs Patriots Time Tree Tyrants Watered]
I define nothing. Not beauty, not patriotism. I take each thing as it is, without prior rules about what it should be. Beauty
[ Beauty Define Each Nothing Patriotism Prior Rules Should Take Thing Without]
A steady patriot of the world alone, The friend of every country but his own.
[ Alone Country Every Friend His Own Patriot Steady World]
The highest patriotism is not a blind acceptance of official policy, but a love of one's country deep enough to call her to a higher plain. Patriotism
[ Acceptance Blind Call Country Deep Enough Her Higher Highest Love Official Patriotism Plain Policy]
The music industry's actions at the time of 9/11 and since have been actions driven by patriotism in most instances, and greed and stupidity to a lesser degree. Sounds like real life doesn't it?
[ Actions Been Degree Driven Greed Industry Instances Lesser Life Most Music Patriotism Real Since Sounds Stupidity Time]
There are others who aim at popularity under the disguise of patriotism.
[ Aim Disguise Others Patriotism Popularity Under]
The average American is nothing if not patriotic. Patriotism
[ American Average Nothing Patriotic]
At midnight on July 1, 1997, Hongkong, the British Crown Colony, will be restored to China. This is not only an event which will be celebrated by patriotic Chinese; any patriotic American should celebrate it as well.
[ American Any British Celebrate Celebrated China Chinese Colony Crown Event July Midnight Only Patriotic Restored Should Well Which Will]
What this country needs what every country needs occasionally is a good hard bloody war to revive the vice of patriotism on which its existence as a nation depends.
[ Bloody Country Depends Every Existence Good Hard Nation Needs Occasionally Patriotism Revive Vice War Which]
The very idea of true patriotism is lost, and the term has been prostituted to the very worst of purposes. A patriot, sir! Why, patriots spring up like mushrooms! Patriotism
[ Been Idea Lost Mushrooms Patriot Patriotism Patriots Purposes Sir Spring Term True Up Very Why Worst]
It is the patriotic duty of every man to lie for his country. Patriotism
[ Country Duty Every His Lie Man Patriotic]
It was patriotism, not communism, that inspired me. Patriotism
[ Communism Inspired Patriotism]
I'm a patriot in the truest sense of the word.
[ Patriot Sense Truest Word]
I really think the Patriot Act violates our Constitution. It was, it is, an illegal act. The Congress, the Senate and the president cannot change the Constitution.
[ Act Cannot Change Congress Constitution Illegal Our Patriot President Really Senate Think Violates]
I do think that we are facing a crisis in our democracy. As true patriots, each and every one of us has to speak up, speak out, and change those in charge. Our democracy depends upon it.
[ Change Charge Crisis Democracy Depends Each Every Facing Our Out Patriots Speak Think Those True Up Upon Us]
Mutual forbearance and reciprocal concessions: thro' their agency the Union was established - the patriotic spirit from which they emanated will forever sustain it.
[ Agency Concessions Emanated Established Forbearance Forever Mutual Patriotic Reciprocal Spirit Sustain Their Thro Union Which Will]
I was not extremely patriotic about Mother Russia. I played their game, pretending. You have to deal with, you know, party people, KGB. Horrifying.
[ Deal Extremely Game Horrifying Kgb Know Mother Party Patriotic Played Pretending Russia Their]
These manly sentiments, in private life, make good citizens; in public life, the patriot and the hero.
[ Citizens Good Hero Life Make Manly Patriot Private Public Sentiments These]
Civil libertarians have raised concerns that some of the Patriot Act's provisions infringe on Constitutional rights. Those concerns are not supported by the facts.
[ Act Civil Concerns Constitutional Facts Infringe Libertarians Patriot Provisions Raised Rights Some Supported Those]
The Patriot Act addresses various subjects. Some sections are beneficial and enhance our national security.
[ Act Addresses Beneficial Enhance National Our Patriot Sections Security Some Subjects Various]
No American can read the story of the part America took in the war without experiencing a glow of patriotic feeling. Every Allied nation can say the same thing.
[ Allied America American Every Experiencing Feeling Glow Nation Part Patriotic Read Same Say Story Thing Took War Without]
2004 was a great year for Boston! The Patriots won the Super Bowl! Boston hosted its first national political convention! And - the Red Sox won the World Series!
[ Boston Bowl Convention First Great Hosted National Patriots Political Red Series Sox Super Won World Year]
Patriotism, when it wants to make itself felt in the domain of learning, is a dirty fellow who should be thrown out of doors.
[ Dirty Domain Doors Fellow Felt Itself Learning Make Out Patriotism Should Thrown Wants]
Jews have had to carry around their own sense of self in a carpet bag and I think perhaps too much emphasis might be being put on nationality and on the other hand patriotism, that sort of thing.
[ Around Bag Being Carpet Carry Emphasis Had Hand Jews Might Much Nationality Other Own Patriotism Perhaps Put Self Sense Sort Their Thing Think Too]
What is good about the United States is the sense that you can disagree with the government and not be seen as unpatriotic, although many in the government will try to make you seem unpatriotic.
[ Although Disagree Good Government Make Many Seem Seen Sense States Try United Unpatriotic Will]
Every American, regardless of their background, has the right to live free of unwarranted government intrusion. Repealing the worst provisions of the Patriot Act will reign in this gross abuse of power and restore to everyone our basic Constitutional rights.
[ Abuse Act American Background Basic Constitutional Every Everyone Free Government Gross Intrusion Live Our Patriot Power Provisions Regardless Reign Repealing Restore Right Rights Their Unwarranted Will Worst]
When a dog barks at the moon, then it is religion; but when he barks at strangers, it is patriotism!
[ Barks Dog Moon Patriotism Religion Strangers Then]
People talk about the Patriot Act that was passed immediately in the wake of September 11. What the Patriot Act did was break down the walls between the various agencies.
[ Act Agencies Between Break Did Down Immediately Passed Patriot September Talk Various Wake Walls]
137 years later, Memorial Day remains one of America's most cherished patriotic observances. The spirit of this day has not changed - it remains a day to honor those who died defending our freedom and democracy. Patriotism
[ America Changed Cherished Day Defending Democracy Died Freedom Honor Later Memorial Most Observances Our Patriotic Remains Spirit Those Years]
The mobilisation which Bush has been able to perform since 11 September 2001 has to be fought - at least by Americans - in the name of a wise, honourable and democratic patriotism.
[ Able Americans Been Bush Democratic Fought Honourable Least Name Patriotism Perform September Since Which Wise]
In a sad twist of fate, the bill to reauthorize the Patriot Act was debated on the floor of the House of Representatives the same day that terrorists struck again.
[ Act Again Bill Day Debated Fate Floor House Patriot Representatives Sad Same Struck Terrorists Twist]
It seems that American patriotism measures itself against an outcast group. The right Americans are the right Americans because they're not like the wrong Americans, who are not really Americans.
[ Against American Americans Because Group Itself Measures Outcast Patriotism Really Right Seems Wrong]
America's state religion, is patriotism, a phenomenon which has convinced many of the citizenry that "treason" is morally worse than murder or rape.
[ America Citizenry Convinced Many Morally Murder Patriotism Phenomenon Religion State Than Treason Which Worse]
Yes, I'm a patriotic person. For these people who disgrace the American way and burn our flag and do all of these things... I say, don't live here and disgrace my country. Go live in the Middle East and see how you like it.
[ American Burn Country Disgrace East Flag Go Here How Live Middle Our Patriotic Person Say See These Things Way Yes]
Patriotism is easy to understand in America. It means looking out for yourself by looking out for your country. Patriotism
[ America Country Easy Looking Means Out Patriotism Understand Your Yourself]
During times of war, hatred becomes quite respectable even though it has to masquerade often under the guise of patriotism.
[ Becomes During Even Guise Hatred Masquerade Often Patriotism Quite Respectable Though Times Under War]
I have no sense of patriotism, but I do have a sense of community.
[ Community Patriotism Sense]
In all my life and in the future, I will always be a faithful and loyal servant to all of my compatriots.
[ Always Compatriots Faithful Future Life Loyal Servant Will]
We need a type of patriotism that recognizes the virtues of those who are opposed to us.
[ Need Opposed Patriotism Recognizes Those Type Us Virtues]
The original PATRIOT Act greatly increased our nation's ability to share intelligence information, made better use of technology, and provided terrorism investigators tools that have long been available in cases involving illegal drugs and organized crime.
[ Ability Act Available Been Better Cases Crime Greatly Illegal Increased Information Intelligence Investigators Involving Long Made Nation Organized Original Our Patriot Provided Share Technology Terrorism Tools Use]
The heights of popularity and patriotism are still the beaten road to power and tyranny.
[ Beaten Heights Patriotism Popularity Power Road Still Tyranny]
Even now, we make no apologies for the choice we made. The sacrifices we made were selfless. The options we offered were patriotic while the paths we chose were well thought out.
[ Apologies Choice Chose Even Made Make Now Offered Options Out Paths Patriotic Sacrifices Selfless Thought Well Were While]
Patriotism is an instant reaction that fades away when the war starts. Patriotism
[ Away Fades Instant Patriotism Reaction Starts War]
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend; provided, of course, he really is dead.
[ Course Dead Friend Great Humanitarian Loyal Patriot Provided Really]
In every society in human history, including the United States, those in power seek to imbue themselves with the attributes of religion and patriotism as a way of getting greater support for their policy and insulating themselves from any criticism.
[ Any Attributes Criticism Every Getting Greater History Human Including Patriotism Policy Power Religion Seek Society States Support Their Themselves Those United Way]
It is not uncommon in modern times to see governments straining every nerve to keep the peace, and the people whom they represent, with patriotic enthusiasm and resentment over real or fancied wrongs, urging them forward to war.
[ Enthusiasm Every Fancied Forward Governments Keep Modern Nerve Over Patriotic Peace Real Represent Resentment See Straining Them Times Uncommon Urging War Whom Wrongs]
Patriotism consists not in waving the flag, but in striving that our country shall be righteous as well as strong. Patriotism
[ Consists Country Flag Our Patriotism Righteous Shall Striving Strong Waving Well]
A politician will do anything to keep his job, even become a patriot.
[ Anything Become Even His Job Keep Patriot Politician Will]
You're not supposed to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who says it.
[ Blind Face Matter Patriotism Reality Says Supposed Wrong]
But presidential approval also became a surrogate measure of national unity and patriotism.
[ Also Approval Became Measure National Patriotism Presidential Surrogate Unity]
Today it is becoming harder to speak out, with the inception of the Patriot Act, the president has legislated free speech to be a crime.
[ Act Becoming Crime Free Harder Inception Out Patriot President Speak Speech Today]
It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of the rest of mankind. Patriotism
[ Become Enemy Good Lamentable Mankind Must Patriot Rest]
There are patriots who opposed the war in Iraq and there are patriots who supported the war in Iraq. We are one people, all of us pledging allegiance to the stars and stripes, all of us defending the United States of America.
[ Allegiance America Defending Iraq Opposed Patriots Stars States Stripes Supported United Us War]
Patriotism is an ephemeral motive that scarcely ever outlasts the particular threat to society that aroused it.
[ Aroused Ephemeral Ever Motive Outlasts Particular Patriotism Scarcely Society Threat]
Patriotism is often an arbitrary veneration of real estate above principles. Patriotism
[ Above Arbitrary Estate Often Patriotism Principles Real Veneration]
The patriot who feels himself in the service of God, who acknowledges Him in all his ways, has the promise of Almighty direction, and will find His Word in his greatest darkness.
[ Acknowledges Almighty Darkness Direction Feels Find God Greatest Him Himself His Patriot Promise Service Ways Will Word]
Prior to the passage of the Patriot Act, it was very difficult - often impossible - for us to share information with the Central Intelligence Agency, with NSA, with the other intelligence agencies, and likewise, for them to share information with us.
[ Act Agencies Agency Central Difficult Impossible Information Intelligence Likewise Nsa Often Other Passage Patriot Prior Share Them Us Very]
The patriot's blood is the seed of Freedom's tree.
[ Blood Freedom Patriot Seed Tree]
Totalitarianism is patriotism institutionalized.
[ Institutionalized Patriotism Totalitarianism]
There is a fundamental difference between the Polish experience of the state and the Russian experience. In the Polish experience, the state was always a foreign power. So, to hate the state was a patriotic act.
[ Act Always Between Difference Experience Foreign Fundamental Hate Patriotic Polish Power Russian State]
There are no points of the compass on the chart of true patriotism.
[ Chart Compass Patriotism Points True]
The young patriots now returning from war in Iraq and Afghanistan and other deployments worldwide are joining the ranks of veterans to whom America owes an immense debt of gratitude.
[ Afghanistan America Debt Deployments Gratitude Immense Iraq Joining Now Other Owes Patriots Ranks Returning Veterans War Whom Worldwide Young]
Thank you for the sacrifices you and your families are making. Our Vietnam Veterans have taught us that no matter what are positions may be on policy, as Americans and patriots, we must support all of our soldiers with our thoughts and our prayers.
[ Americans Families Making Matter May Must Our Patriots Policy Positions Prayers Sacrifices Soldiers Support Taught Thank Thoughts Us Veterans Vietnam Your]
No man can be a patriot on an empty stomach.
[ Empty Man Patriot Stomach]
Patriotism is strong nationalistic feeling for a country whose borders and whose legitimacy and whose ethnic composition is taken for granted.
[ Borders Composition Country Ethnic Feeling Granted Legitimacy Nationalistic Patriotism Strong Taken Whose]
Some versions of patriotism come close to the tribal, which we all want to surpass, and some don't.
[ Close Come Patriotism Some Surpass Tribal Versions Want Which]
I distinguish, between nationalism and patriotism. Patriotism
[ Between Distinguish Nationalism Patriotism]
Each nation feels superior to other nations. That breeds patriotism - and wars. Patriotism
[ Breeds Each Feels Nation Nations Other Patriotism Superior Wars]
Every man who has shown the world the way to beauty, to true culture, has been a rebel, a 'universal' without patriotism, without home, who has found his people everywhere.
[ Beauty Been Culture Every Everywhere Found His Home Man Patriotism Rebel Shown True Universal Way Without World]
My films are always concerned with family, friendship, honor, and patriotism.
[ Always Concerned Family Films Friendship Honor Patriotism]
I felt that a number of people might have questioned my loyalty, but I continue to be a patriotic American.
[ American Continue Felt Loyalty Might Number Patriotic Questioned]
It is our conduct, our patriotism and belief in our American way of life, our courage that will win the final battle.
[ American Battle Belief Conduct Courage Final Life Our Patriotism Way Will Win]
Patriotism is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime. Patriotism
[ Dedication Emotion Frenzied Lifetime Outbursts Patriotism Short Steady Tranquil]
To me a real patriot is like a real friend. Who's your real friend? It's the person who tells you the truth. That's who my real friends are. So, you know, I think as far as our country goes, we need more people who will do that.
[ Country Far Friend Friends Goes Know More Need Our Patriot Person Real Tells Think Truth Will Your]
The sight of nature fascinates, the family tie has a sweet enchantment and patriotism gives the religious spirit a fiery devotion to the powers that it reveres.
[ Devotion Enchantment Family Fascinates Fiery Gives Nature Patriotism Powers Religious Sight Spirit Sweet Tie]
If military movies were automatically successful we'd make nothing but military movies. But seriously, patriotism is one thing that all Americans have in common.
[ Americans Automatically Common Make Military Movies Nothing Patriotism Seriously Successful Thing Were]
But my patriotism goes for something beyond what we have. We don't have something that I want to die for - anymore.
[ Anymore Beyond Die Goes Patriotism Something Want]
Unless our conception of patriotism is progressive, it cannot hope to embody the real affection and the real interest of the nation.
[ Affection Cannot Conception Embody Hope Interest Nation Our Patriotism Progressive Real Unless]
The patriot blood of my father was warm in my veins. Patriotism
[ Blood Father Patriot Veins Warm]
A real patriot is the fellow who gets a parking ticket and rejoices that the system works. Patriotism
[ Fellow Gets Parking Patriot Real Rejoices System Ticket Works]
But this Veterans Day, I believe we should do more than sing the praises of the bravery and patriotism that our veterans have embodied in the past. We should take this opportunity to re-evaluate how we are treating our veterans in the present.
[ Believe Bravery Day Embodied How More Opportunity Our Past Patriotism Praises Present Re-Evaluate Should Sing Take Than Treating Veterans]
There are those who wrap themselves in flags and blow the tinny trumpet of patriotism as a means of fooling the people.
[ Blow Flags Fooling Means Patriotism Themselves Those Trumpet Wrap]
For a writer only one form of patriotism exists: his attitude toward language.
[ Attitude Exists Form His Language Only Patriotism Toward Writer]
Every diminution of the public burdens arising from taxation gives to individual enterprise increased power and furnishes to all the members of our happy confederacy new motives for patriotic affection and support.
[ Affection Arising Burdens Confederacy Diminution Enterprise Every Furnishes Gives Happy Increased Individual Members Motives New Our Patriotic Power Public Support Taxation]
One of the first items of Congressional business in 2006 will be an effort to renew the USA Patriot Act.
[ Act Business Congressional Effort First Items Patriot Renew Usa Will]
The people currently in charge have forgotten the first principle of an open society, namely that we may be wrong and that there has to be free discussion. That it's possible to be opposed to the policies without being unpatriotic.
[ Being Charge Currently Discussion First Forgotten Free May Namely Open Opposed Policies Possible Principle Society Unpatriotic Without Wrong]
IN all her history, from the formation of the federal government until the hour of secession, no year stands out more prominently than the year 1858 as evidencing the national patriotism of Virginia.
[ Federal Formation Government Her History Hour More National Out Patriotism Prominently Secession Stands Than Until Virginia Year]
The patriot volunteer, fighting for country and his rights, makes the most reliable soldier on earth.
[ Country Earth Fighting His Makes Most Patriot Reliable Rights Soldier Volunteer]
NAFTA and GATT have about as much to do with free trade as the Patriot Act has to do with liberty.
[ Act Free Liberty Much Nafta Patriot Trade]
I realize that patriotism is not enough. I must have no hatred or bitterness towards anyone. Patriotism
[ Anyone Bitterness Enough Hatred Must Patriotism Realize Towards]
I'm a patriot of the heart.
[ Heart Patriot]
A man's country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle and patriotism is loyalty to that principle. Patriotism
[ Area Certain Country Land Loyalty Man Mountains Patriotism Principle Rivers Woods]
Men in authority will always think that criticism of their policies is dangerous. They will always equate their policies with patriotism, and find criticism subversive.
[ Always Authority Criticism Dangerous Equate Find Men Patriotism Policies Subversive Their Think Will]
When a nation is filled with strife, then do patriots flourish.
[ Filled Flourish Nation Patriots Strife Then]
There are only two sides to this question. Every man must be for the United States or against it. There can be no neutrals in this war; only patriots and traitors.
[ Against Every Man Must Neutrals Only Patriots Question Sides States Traitors Two United War]
A politician will do anything to keep his job - even become a patriot. Politics
[ Anything Become Even His Job Keep Patriot Politician Will]
We do not consider patriotism desirable if it contradicts civilized behavior. Patriotism
[ Behavior Civilized Consider Contradicts Desirable Patriotism]
The Patriot Act is essential to our continued success in the war on terror here at home.
[ Act Continued Essential Here Home Our Patriot Success Terror War]
The higher American patriotism, on the other hand, combines loyalty to historical tradition and precedent with the imaginative projection of an ideal national Promise.
[ American Combines Hand Higher Historical Ideal Imaginative Loyalty National Other Patriotism Precedent Projection Promise Tradition]
1 month ago the American people stopped to remember the third anniversary of the beginning of the Iraq war. We thought first and foremost of the selflessness, patriotism and heroism by our troops, our National Guard and Reserves.
[ Ago American Anniversary Beginning First Foremost Guard Heroism Iraq Month National Our Patriotism Remember Reserves Selflessness Stopped Third Thought Troops War]
These three movements were born spontaneously and independently of the initiative of a few French patriots who had a place in the old political groups and parties.
[ Born Few French Groups Had Independently Initiative Movements Old Parties Patriots Place Political Spontaneously These Three Were]
Our government has kept us in a perpetual state of fear - kept us in a continuous stampede of patriotic fervor - with the cry of grave national emergency.
[ Continuous Cry Emergency Fear Fervor Government Grave Kept National Our Patriotic Perpetual State Us]
This thing called Patriot Act, through which we abdicated a lot of our civil rights to defend the country against terrorism, it's a four-year story.
[ Act Against Called Civil Country Defend Four-Year Lot Our Patriot Rights Story Terrorism Thing Through Which]
It is not the Government, the members of Parliament to whom the ultimate decision belongs, it is up to you to go forward sure of your sacred right of free opinion, sure of your patriotism.
[ Belongs Decision Forward Free Go Government Members Opinion Parliament Patriotism Right Sacred Sure Ultimate Up Whom Your]
I think there is one higher office than president and I would call that patriot. Politics
[ Call Higher Office Patriot President Than Think Would]
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
[ Always Class Hatred Internationalism Patriotism Stronger Than Usually]
We must not try to force him to take civilization immediately in its complete form, but under just laws, guaranteeing to Indians equal civil laws, the Indian question, a source of such dishonor to our country and of shame to true patriots, will soon be a thing of the past.
[ Civil Civilization Complete Country Dishonor Equal Force Form Guaranteeing Him Immediately Indian Indians Just Laws Must Our Past Patriots Question Shame Soon Source Such Take Thing True Try Under Will]
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
[ Fool Never Patriot Yet]
Although the war in which you fought took place more than half-a-century ago, your courage, your sacrifice and your patriotism reaches through the decades and inspires us today.
[ Ago Although Courage Decades Fought Inspires More Patriotism Place Reaches Sacrifice Than Through Today Took Us War Which Your]
Since 2001, the Patriot Act has provided the means to detect and disrupt terrorist threats against the U.S. Prior to enactment of the law, major legal barriers prevented intelligence, national defense, and law enforcement agencies from working together and sharing information.
[ Act Against Agencies Barriers Defense Detect Disrupt Enactment Enforcement Information Intelligence Law Legal Major Means National Patriot Prevented Prior Provided Sharing Since Terrorist Threats Together Working]
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism. Patriotism
[ Against Guard Patriotism Pretended]
Prior to the PATRIOT Act, the ability of government agencies to share information with each other was limited, which kept investigators from fully understanding what terrorists might be planning and to prevent their attacks.
[ Ability Act Agencies Attacks Each Fully Government Information Investigators Kept Limited Might Other Patriot Planning Prevent Prior Share Terrorists Their Understanding Which]
Patriotism is the religion of hell.
[ Hell Patriotism Religion]
You were only truly patriotic if you had a laborer for a grandfather and were glad of it.
[ Glad Grandfather Had Laborer Only Patriotic Truly Were]
It is a high patriotic duty that we support and sustain the men who have been placed in position of difficulty, burden, responsibility, and even danger as the result of our suffrages.
[ Been Burden Danger Difficulty Duty Even High Men Our Patriotic Placed Position Responsibility Result Support Sustain]
Unfortunately, religion, like patriotism, is easy to misuse for political purposes.
[ Easy Misuse Patriotism Political Purposes Religion Unfortunately]
If we are to take for the criterion of truth the majority of suffrages, they ought to be gotten from those philosophic and patriotic citizens who cultivate their reason.
[ Citizens Criterion Cultivate Gotten Majority Ought Patriotic Philosophic Reason Take Their Those Truth]
I do think the patriotic thing to do is to critique my country. How else do you make a country better but by pointing out its flaws?
[ Better Country Critique Else Flaws How Make Out Patriotic Pointing Thing Think]
True patriotism isn't cheap. It's about taking on a fair share of the burden of keeping America going.
[ America Burden Cheap Fair Going Keeping Patriotism Share Taking True]
These martyrs of patriotism gave their lives for an idea.
[ Gave Idea Lives Martyrs Patriotism Their These]
We are expected to believe that anyone who objects to the Department of Homeland Security or the USA Patriot Act is a terrorist, and that the only way to preserve our freedom is to hand it over to the government for safekeeping.
[ Act Anyone Believe Department Expected Freedom Government Hand Homeland Objects Only Our Over Patriot Preserve Security Terrorist Usa Way]
I saw courage both in the Vietnam War and in the struggle to stop it. I learned that patriotism includes protest, not just military service.
[ Both Courage Includes Just Learned Military Patriotism Protest Saw Service Stop Struggle Vietnam War]
Unfortunately, our history has abundant examples of patriotism being used to hurt those who express views in disagreement with that of the majority.
[ Abundant Being Disagreement Examples Express History Hurt Majority Our Patriotism Those Unfortunately Used Views]
Into the soul of every student I would have instilled the patriotic fervor of Patrick Henry.
[ Every Fervor Henry Instilled Into Patrick Patriotic Soul Student Would]
I think the reaction to a World War II situation would be the same today as it was in 1942. Initially, people would question, but once patriotism got stirred up, the whole thing would gather momentum and we'd all pull together.
[ Gather Got Ii Initially Momentum Once Patriotism Pull Question Reaction Same Situation Stirred Thing Think Today Together Up War Whole World Would]
Before the war is ended, the war party assumes the divine right to denounce and silence all opposition to war as unpatriotic and cowardly.
[ Assumes Before Cowardly Denounce Divine Ended Opposition Party Right Silence Unpatriotic War]
Liberals become indignant when you question their patriotism, but simultaneously work overtime to give terrorists a cushion for the next attack and laugh at dumb Americans who love their country and hate the enemy.
[ Americans Attack Become Country Cushion Dumb Enemy Give Hate Indignant Laugh Liberals Love Next Overtime Patriotism Question Simultaneously Terrorists Their Work]
The same ambition can destroy or save, and make a patriot as it makes a knave.
[ Ambition Destroy Knave Make Makes Patriot Same Save]
I will always stay close to all compatriots, and share together the happiness and suffering.
[ Always Close Compatriots Happiness Share Stay Suffering Together Will]
I think it's dawning on some Democrats that obstructing the Patriot Act, like they've been obstructing everything else, is bad for them politically.
[ Act Bad Been Dawning Democrats Else Everything Obstructing Patriot Politically Some Them Think]
Gentlemen have talked a great deal of patriotism. A venerable word, when duly practised. Patriotism
[ Deal Duly Gentlemen Great Patriotism Practised Talked Venerable Word]
From being a patriotic myth, the Russian people have become an awful reality.
[ Awful Become Being Myth Patriotic Reality Russian]
There is much more to being a patriot and a citizen than reciting the pledge or raising a flag.
[ Being Citizen Flag More Much Patriot Pledge Raising Reciting Than]
For what were all these country patriots born? To hunt, and vote, and raise the price of corn?
[ Born Corn Country Hunt Patriots Price Raise These Vote Were]
It would be a tragic mistake for us out here to imagine that Bush represents the hearts and the minds of the majority of your countrymen. Many of your black and other compatriots must be just as anguished as we are.
[ Anguished Black Bush Compatriots Countrymen Hearts Here Imagine Just Majority Many Minds Mistake Must Other Out Represents Tragic Us Would Your]
I believe the Patriot Act strikes the right balance needed to protect our freedom and security.
[ Act Balance Believe Freedom Needed Our Patriot Protect Right Security Strikes]
Conservatives truly love America and support the armed forces, while liberals are unpatriotic draft dodgers.
[ America Armed Conservatives Dodgers Draft Forces Liberals Love Support Truly Unpatriotic While]
You're not supposed to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong no matter who does it or who says it.
[ Blind Does Face Matter Patriotism Reality Says Supposed Wrong]
My early childhood memories center around this typical American country store and life in a small American town, including 4th of July celebrations marked by fireworks and patriotic music played from a pavilion bandstand.
[ American Around Bandstand Celebrations Center Childhood Country Early Fireworks Including July Life Marked Memories Music Patriotic Played Small Store Town Typical]
In the last four years under the Patriot Act, we have seen a great increase in the ability of law enforcement officials to investigate and track terrorists.
[ Ability Act Enforcement Four Great Increase Investigate Last Law Officials Patriot Seen Terrorists Track Under Years]
To believe that patriotism will not flourish if patriotic ceremonies are voluntary... is to make an unflattering estimate of the appeal of our institutions to free minds.
[ Appeal Believe Ceremonies Estimate Flourish Free Institutions Make Minds Our Patriotic Patriotism Unflattering Voluntary Will]
We'll try to cooperate fully with the IRS, because, as citizens, we feel a strong patriotic duty not to go to jail. Patriotism
[ Because Citizens Cooperate Duty Feel Fully Go Irs Jail Patriotic Strong Try]
Only with the honour thus acquired can we earn the respect of our other compatriots as well.
[ Acquired Compatriots Earn Honour Only Other Our Respect Thus Well]
I kiss the soil as if I placed a kiss on the hands of a mother, for the homeland is our earthly mother. I consider it my duty to be with my compatriots in this sublime and difficult moment. Home
[ Compatriots Consider Difficult Duty Earthly Hands Homeland Kiss Moment Mother Our Placed Soil Sublime]
Patriotism is not a short and frenzied outburst of emotion but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime.
[ Dedication Emotion Frenzied Lifetime Outburst Patriotism Short Steady Tranquil]
It is but refusing to gratify an unreasonable or an insolent demand, and up starts a patriot.
[ Demand Gratify Insolent Patriot Refusing Starts Unreasonable Up]
No matter that patriotism is too often the refuge of scoundrels. Dissent, rebellion, and all-around hell-raising remain the true duty of patriots. Patriotism
[ All-Around Dissent Duty Matter Often Patriotism Patriots Rebellion Refuge Remain Scoundrels Too True]
The American patriots of today continue the tradition of the long line of patriots before them, by helping to promote liberty and freedom around the world.
[ American Around Before Continue Freedom Helping Liberty Line Long Patriots Promote Them Today Tradition World]
A good historian is timeless; although he is a patriot, he will never flatter his country in any respect.
[ Although Any Country Flatter Good His Historian Never Patriot Respect Timeless Will]
I don't want the news to be patriotic. I don't want to see flags on the lapels of the anchors. I don't want any of that.
[ Anchors Any Flags Lapels News Patriotic See Want]
Patriotism is a kind of religion; it is the egg from which wars are hatched. Patriotism
[ Egg Hatched Kind Patriotism Religion Wars Which]
If your neighbor has a completely different view on abortion, gay marriage, stem cell research, all of those things, you still are both Americans. Neither one of you is necessarily more patriotic than the other. Neither loves their country any more than the other one does.
[ Abortion Americans Any Both Cell Completely Country Different Does Gay Loves Marriage More Necessarily Neighbor Neither Other Patriotic Research Stem Still Than Their Things Those View Your]
That we are to stand by the President right or wrong is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
[ American Morally Only President Public Right Servile Stand Treasonable Unpatriotic Wrong]
I think my biggest break though came probably on Patriot Games because it was the biggest, longest second unit up to that point. It was like five months of shooting and a huge crew.
[ Because Biggest Break Came Crew Five Games Huge Longest Months Patriot Point Probably Second Shooting Think Though Unit Up]
Americans admire a people who can scratch a desert and produce a garden. The Israelis have shown qualities that Americans identify with: guts, patriotism, idealism, a passion for freedom. I have seen it. I know. I believe that.
[ Admire Americans Believe Desert Freedom Garden Guts Idealism Identify Israelis Know Passion Patriotism Produce Qualities Scratch Seen Shown]
'My country, right or wrong' is a thing no patriot would ever think of saying except in a desperate case. It is like saying 'My mother, drunk or sober.'
[ Case Country Desperate Drunk Ever Except Mother Patriot Right Saying Sober Thing Think Would Wrong]
If the Founding Fathers and other patriots who fought during the Revolutionary War could see the United States today, I believe they would be proud of the path that the thirteen colonies, now fifty strong states, have taken since then.
[ Believe Colonies Could During Fathers Fifty Fought Founding Now Other Path Patriots Proud Revolutionary See Since States Strong Taken Then Thirteen Today United War Would]
Our young people have come to look upon war as a kind of beneficent deity, which not only adds to the national honor but uplifts a nation and develops patriotism and courage.
[ Adds Beneficent Come Courage Deity Develops Honor Kind Look Nation National Only Our Patriotism Uplifts Upon War Which Young]
All of us should have free choice when it comes to patriotic displays... a government wisely acting within its bounds will earn loyalty and respect from its citizens. A government dare not demand the same.
[ Acting Bounds Choice Citizens Comes Dare Demand Displays Earn Free Government Loyalty Patriotic Respect Same Should Us Will Wisely Within]
Patriotism is voluntary. It is a feeling of loyalty and allegiance that is the result of knowledge and belief. A patriot shows their their patriotism through their actions, by their choice.
[ Actions Allegiance Belief Choice Feeling Knowledge Loyalty Patriot Patriotism Result Shows Their Through Voluntary]
I think on-stage nudity is disgusting, shameful and damaging to all things American. But if I were 22 with a great body, it would be artistic, tasteful, patriotic and a progressive religious experience.
[ American Artistic Body Damaging Disgusting Experience Great Nudity Patriotic Progressive Religious Shameful Tasteful Things Think Were Would]
Patriotism. Combustible rubbish ready to the torch of any one ambitious to illuminate his name.
[ Ambitious Any Combustible His Illuminate Name Patriotism Ready Rubbish Torch]
Patriotism must be founded on great principals and supported by great virtue.
[ Founded Great Must Patriotism Principals Supported Virtue]
I believe patriotism comes from the heart. Patriotism is voluntary. It is a feeling of loyalty and allegiance that is the result of knowledge and belief.
[ Allegiance Belief Believe Comes Feeling Heart Knowledge Loyalty Patriotism Result Voluntary]
A man who says that no patriot should attack the war until it is over... is saying no good son should warn his mother of a cliff until she has fallen.
[ Attack Cliff Fallen Good His Man Mother Over Patriot Saying Says She Should Son Until War Warn]
Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first; nationalism, when hate for people other than your own comes first. Patriotism
[ Comes First Hate Love Nationalism Other Own Patriotism Than Your]
Across the country military families are facing dire financial circumstances due to longer than expected tours of duties. They are being penalized for their patriotism - no one should have to choose between doing right by their country and doing right by their families.
[ Across Being Between Choose Circumstances Country Dire Doing Due Duties Expected Facing Families Financial Longer Military Patriotism Penalized Right Should Than Their Tours]
No one in their right mind can say to me with a straight face that the Patriot Act has not aggregated the Fourth Amendment.
[ Act Amendment Face Fourth Mind Patriot Right Say Straight Their]
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism. Patriotism
[ Dissent Form Highest Patriotism]
True patriotism hates injustice in its own land more than anywhere else. Patriotism
[ Anywhere Else Hates Injustice Land More Own Patriotism Than True]
To be deeply committed to negotiations, to be opposed to a particular war or military action, is not only considered unpatriotic, it also casts serious doubt on one's manhood.
[ Action Also Casts Committed Considered Deeply Doubt Manhood Military Negotiations Only Opposed Particular Serious Unpatriotic War]
While the debate on the Patriot Act is far from over, it is important that all Americans continue in this dialogue and work together to ensure greater security for our nation.
[ Act Americans Continue Debate Dialogue Ensure Far Greater Important Nation Our Over Patriot Security Together While Work]
Israeli Arabs have more political rights than any other Arabs in the Middle East, including their compatriots in the Palestinian Authority.
[ Any Arabs Authority Compatriots East Including Israeli Middle More Other Palestinian Political Rights Than Their]
The greater the state, the more wrong and cruel its patriotism, and the greater is the sum of suffering upon which its power is founded. Patriotism
[ Cruel Founded Greater More Patriotism Power State Suffering Sum Upon Which Wrong]
The Patriot Act removed major legal barriers that prevented the law enforcement, intelligence, and national defense communities from talking and coordinating their work to protect the American people and our national security.
[ Act American Barriers Communities Coordinating Defense Enforcement Intelligence Law Legal Major National Our Patriot Prevented Protect Removed Security Talking Their Work]
After careful deliberation, I voted today to reauthorize the Patriot Act.
[ Act After Careful Deliberation Patriot Today Voted]
John Ashcroft is not a patriot, John Ashcroft is a descendant of Joseph McCarthy.
[ Ashcroft Descendant John Joseph Mccarthy Patriot]
There is a fuzzy but real distinction that can and I believe should be made, between patriotism, which is attachment to a way of life, and nationalism, which is the insistence that your way of life deserves to rule over other ways of life.
[ Attachment Believe Between Deserves Distinction Fuzzy Insistence Life Made Nationalism Other Over Patriotism Real Rule Should Way Ways Which Your]
I'm an advocate of the great Dr. Johnson, the English man of letters who said that patriotism was the last refuge of the scoundrel. Patriotism
[ Advocate Dr English Great Johnson Last Letters Man Patriotism Refuge Said Scoundrel]
I have long believed that sacrifice is the pinnacle of patriotism. Patriotism
[ Believed Long Patriotism Pinnacle Sacrifice]
Patriotism was a living fire of unquestioned belief and purpose.
[ Belief Fire Living Patriotism Purpose Unquestioned]