America

Found 34 thoughts of america

America has believed that in differentiation, not in uniformity, lies the path of progress. It acted on this belief; it has advanced human happiness, and it has prospered.

Louis D. Brandeis

America will never run... And we will always be grateful that liberty has found such brave defenders.

George W. Bush

America is a mistake, a giant mistake.

Sigmund Freud

Other lands have their vitality in a few, a class, but we have it in the bulk of our people.

Walt Whitman

I just want to say this. I want to say it gently but I want to say it firmly: There is a tendency for the world to say to America, "the big problems of the world are yours, you go and sort them out," and then to worry when America wants to sort them out.

Tony Blair

America has never been an empire. We may be the only great power in history that had the chance, and refused preferring greatness to power and justice to glory.

George W. Bush

America is therefore the land of the future, where, in the ages that lie before us, the burden of the World's History shall reveal itself.

Georg W. Hegel

What a pity, when Christopher Colombus discovered America, that he ever mentioned it.

Margot Asquith

It was wonderful to find America, but it would have been more wonderful to miss it.

Mark Twain

America is a young country with an old mentality.

George Santayana

By heritage and by choice, the United States of America will make that stand.

George W. Bush

America - a great social and economic experiment, noble in motive and far-reaching in purpose.

Herbert Hoover

America has never been united by blood or birth or soil. We are bound by ideals that move us beyond our backgrounds, lift us above our interests and teach us what it means to be citizens.

George W. Bush

America is not merely a nation but a nation of nations.

Lyndon B. Johnson

I see America, not in the setting sun of a black night of despair ahead of us, I see America in the crimson light of a rising sun fresh from the burning, creative hand of God. I see great days ahead, great days possible to men and women of will and vision.

Carl Sandburg

America's greatest strength, and its greatest weakness, is our belief in second chances, our belief that we can always start over, that things can be made better.

Anthony Walton

The United States is a nation of laws: badly written and randomly enforced.

Frank Zappa

America is the greatest, freest and most decent society in existence. It is an oasis of goodness in a desert of cynicism and barbarism. This country, once an experiment unique in the world, is now the last best hope for the world.

Dinesh D'Souza

In a country as big as the United States, you can find fifty examples of anything.

Jeffery F. Chamberlain

Europe will never be like America. Europe is a product of history. America is a product of philosophy.

Margaret Thatcher

I don't measure America by its achievement but by its potential.

Shirley Chisholm

Intellectually, I know that America is no better than any other country; emotionally I know she is better than every other country.

Sinclair Lewis

Just what is it that America stands for? If she stands for one thing more than another it is for the sovereignty of self-governing people.

Woodrow Wilson

There's the country of America, which you have to defend, but there's also the idea of America. America is more than just a country, it's an idea. An idea that's supposed to be contagious.

Bono

The trouble with America is that there are far too many wide-open spaces surrounded by teeth.

Charles Luckman
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