America Quotes, Sayings about USA - Page 5
Ours is the only country deliberately founded on a good idea.
- John Gunther
In America any boy may become President and I suppose it’s just one of the risks he takes.
- Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.
We need an America with the wisdom of experience. But we must not let America grow old in spirit.
- Hubert H. Humphrey
The thing that impresses me the most about America is the way parents obey their children.
- King Edward VIII
England and America are two countries separated by the same language.
- George Bernard Shaw
The trouble with America is that there are far too many wide- open spaces surrounded by teeth.
- Charles Luckman
How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.
- Paul Sweeney
America is the country where you buy a lifetime supply of aspirin for one dollar, and use it up in two weeks.
- John Barrymore
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
I like America, just as everybody else does. I love America, I gotta say that. But America will be judged.
- Bob Dylan
When asked by an anthropologist what the Indians called America before the white man came, an Indian said simply, “Ours.”
- Vine Deloria Jr.
There is nothing wrong with America that the faith, love of freedom, intelligence and energy of her citizens cannot cure.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
I love America more than any other country in this world; and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually.
- James Arthur Baldwin
If anyone attempts to hall down the American flag shoot him on the spot.
- John A. Dix
America is a young country with an old mentality.
- George Santayana
America is a nation with many flaws, but hopes so vast that only the cowardly would refuse to acknowledge them.
- James Michener
This country will not be a good place for any of us to live in unless we make it a good place for all of us to live in.
- Theodore Roosevelt
Sometimes people call me an idealist. Well, that is the way I know I am an American. America is the only idealistic nation in the world.
- Woodrow Wilson
In the United States there is more space where nobody is than where anybody is. That is what makes America what it is.
- Gertrude Stein
What the people want is very simple. They want an America as good as its promise.
- Barbara Jordan
America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.
- Abraham Lincoln
Happy 4th of July to all Americans!!!…Well, except for Native Americans. For them, my deepest condolences.
Social morality is the least appreciated virtue in American society.
- Dr T.P.Chia
Most Americans do not like the idea of being honest but poor.
- Dr T.P.Chia