Quotes on America

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The U. S. has to make it clear to Iraq and U. S. allies that ... America will use force without negotiation, hesitation or U. N. approval. ... We have to be ready to live with our own contradictory policy. Sure, it doesn't make perfect sense.
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Thomas Friedman Quotes

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There's no question that the minute I got elected, the storm clouds on the horizon were getting nearly directly overhead.
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George W. Bush Quotes

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But the true strength of America is found in the hearts and souls of people like Travis, people who are willing to love their neighbor, just like they would like to love themselves.
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George W. Bush Quotes

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I had the opportunity to go out to Goree Island and talk about what slavery meant to America. It's very interesting when you think about it, the slaves who left here to go to America, because of their steadfast and their religion and their belief in freedom, helped change America. America is what it is today because of what went on in the past.
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George W. Bush Quotes

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If you surveyed a hundred typical middle-aged Americans, I bet you'd find that only two of them could tell you their blood types, but every last one of them would know the theme song from The Beverly Hillbillies.
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Dave Barry Quotes

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The metaphor of the melting pot is unfortunate and misleading. A more accurate analogy would be a salad bowl, for, though the salad is an entity, the lettuce can still be distinguished from the chicory, the tomatoes from the cabbage.
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Carl N. Degler Quotes

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One of the most meaningful things that's happened to me since I've been the governor - the president - governor - president. Oops. Ex-governor. I went to Bethesda Naval Hospital to give a fellow a Purple Heart, and at the same moment I watched him - get a Purple Heart for action in Iraq - and at that same - right after I gave him the Purple Heart, he was sworn in as a citizen of the United States - a Mexican citizen, now a United States citizen.
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George W. Bush Quotes

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America is so vast that almost everything said about it is likely to be true, and the opposite is probably equally true.
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James T. Farrell Quotes

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We need an America with the wisdom of experience. But we must not let America grow old in spirit.
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Hubert H. Humphrey Quotes

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They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one; they promised to take our land, and they did.
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Red Cloud Quotes

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