America Quotes, Sayings about USA - Page 5
In America any boy may become President and I suppose it’s just one of the risks he takes.
- Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.
You can always count on Americans to do the right thing – after they’ve tried everything else.
- Winston Churchill
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
A citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but won’t cross the street to vote in a national election.
- Bill Vaughan
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.
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 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
There is nothing wrong with America that the faith, love of freedom, intelligence and energy of her citizens cannot cure.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
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