That's why they call it the American Dream, because you have to be asleep to believe it.
There isn't a single human characteristic that can be safely labeled as American.
The American lives even more for his goals, for the future, than the European. Life for him is always becoming, never being.
If you don't know how great this country is, I know someone who does; Russia.
Only Americans can hurt America.
America is a mistake, a giant mistake.
America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand.
You can always count on Americans to do the right thing - after they've tried everything else.
America is the most grandiose experiment the world has seen, but, I am afraid, it is not going to be a success.
Americans... still believe in an America where anything's possible - they just don't think their leaders do.
I have made the tough decisions, always with an eye toward the bottom line. Perhaps it's time America was run like a business.
No one has been barred on account of his race from fighting or dying for America, there are no white or colored signs on the foxholes or graveyards of battle.
Remember and help America remember that the fellowship of human beings is more important than the fellowship of race and class and gender in a democratic society.
The Constitution gives every American the inalienable right to make a damn fool of himself.
Writing is no dying art form in America because most published writers here accept the wisdom and the necessity of encouraging the talent that follows in their footsteps.