Do not let anyone claim tribute of American patriotism if they even attempt to remove religion from politics.— George Washington
Off-limits American Patriotic quotations
Loyalty to the country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.
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.
America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand.
Love your country, but never trust its government.
Patriotism means to stand by the country. It does not mean to stand by the president.
We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.
There is no negro problem. The problem is whether the American people have loyalty enough, honor enough, patriotism enough, to live up to their own constitution
The duty of a true Patriot is to protect his country from its government.
For no People will tamely surrender their Liberties, nor can they easily be subdued, where Knowledge is diffusd and Virtue preservd . On the Contrary, when People are universally ignorant and debauched in their Manners, they will sink under their own Weight, without the Aid of foreign Invaders.
But a Constitution of Government once changed from Freedom, can never be restored. Liberty, once lost, is lost forever.
Sure I wave the American flag. Do you know a better flag to wave? Sure I love my country with all her faults. I'm not ashamed of that, never have been, never will be.
The duty of a true patriot is to protect his country from government.
True patriotism springs from a belief in the dignity of the individual, freedom and equality not only for Americans but for all people on earth, universal brotherhood and good will, and a constant and earnest striving toward the principles and ideals on which this country was founded.
There! His Majesty can now read my name without glasses. And he can double the reward on my head!
Of the people, by the people, for the people.
Ask not what your country can do for you - ask what you can do for your country.
When I die, I desire no better winding sheet than the Stars and Stripes, and no softer pillow than the Constitution of my country.
Children should be educated and instructed in the principles of freedom.
Our country is the world, our countrymen are all mankind.
We love the land of our nativity, only as we love all other lands. The interests, rights, and liberties of American citizens are no more dear to us than are those of the whole human race. Hence we can allow no appeal to patriotism, to revenge any national insult or injury.
Defiance, not obedience, is the American's answer to overbearing authority.
The Constitution be never construed to authorize Congress to infringe the just liberty of the press, or the rights of conscience; or to prevent the people of the United States, who are peaceable citizens, from keeping their own arms.
Ev'ry heart beats true 'neath the Red, White and Blue
My heart trembles when I reflect that God is just
Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.
I think on-stage nudity is disgusting, shameful and damaging to all things American. But if I were 22 with a great body, it would be artistic, tasteful, patriotic and a progressive religious experience.
I think on-stage nudity is disgusting, shameful and damaging to all things American. But if I were 22 with a great body, it would be artistic, tasteful, patriotic, and a progressive religious experience.
For an American to be patriotic is to be loyal to the principles of our Constitution, and the First Amendment. The truth is that the policies of the government is sometimes in conflict with that. In our country, patriotism should not be defined as obedience to an authority.
What if the American people woke up and understood that the official reasons for going to war are almost always based on lies and promoted by war propaganda in order to serve special interests.
Some Americans need hyphens in their names, because only part of them has come over; but when the whole man has come over, heart and thought and all, the hyphen drops of its own weight out of his name.
American people stopped to remember the third anniversary of the beginning of the Iraq war. We thought first and foremost of the selflessness, patriotism and heroism by our troops, our National Guard and Reserves.
This big dog will fight when you rattle his cage And you'll be sorry that you messed with The U.S. of A. 'Cause we'll put a boot in your ass It's the American way.
When the American people find out how their government has secretly interpreted the Patriot Act, they will be stunned and they will be angry.
Yonder are the Hessians. They were bought for seven pounds and tenpence a man. Are you worth more? Prove it. Tonight the American flag floats from yonder hill or Molly Stark sleeps a widow!
The whole inspiration of our civilization springs from the teachings of Christ and the lessons of the prophets. To read the Bible for these fundamentals is a necessity of American life.
Beer commercials are so patriotic: Made the American Way.
What does that have to do with America? Is that what America stands for? Feeling sluggish and urinating frequently?
It is the love of country that has lighted and that keeps glowing the holy fire of patriotism.
I do this real moron thing, and it's called thinking.
And apparently I'm not a very good American because I like to form my own opinions.
America is a tune. It must be sung together.
Americanism means the virtues of courage, honor, justice, truth, sincerity, and hardihood - the virtues that made America.
I will make such a wonderful India that all Americans will stand in line to get a visa for India
American Girls and American Guys We'll always stand up and salute We'll always recognize When we see Old Glory Flying There's a lot of men dead So we can sleep in peace at night When we lay down our head.