quote by Oscar Niemeyer

It is not the right angle that attracts me, nor the straight line, hard and inflexible, created by man. What attracts me is the free and sensual curve - the curve that I find in the mountains of my country, in the sinuous course of its rivers, in the body of the beloved woman.

— Oscar Niemeyer

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Beloved country quote Loyalty to the country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.

Loyalty to the country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.

At long last, the battle has ended! And thus, Ghana, your beloved country is free forever!

Strong hearts and helpful hands are needed, and, fortunately, we have them in every part of our beloved country.

Beloved country quote Love your country, but never trust its government.

Love your country, but never trust its government.

The American flag, Old Glory, standing tall and flying free over American soil for 228 years is the symbol of our beloved country. It is recognized from near and afar, and many lives have been lost defending it.

We are bound no longer by the straitjacket of the past and nowhere is the change greater than in our profession of arms. What, you may well ask, will be the end of all of this? I would not know! But I would hope that our beloved country will drink deep from the chalice of courage.

Peace, plenty, and contentment reign throughout our borders, and our beloved country presents a sublime moral spectacle to the world.

Beloved country quote True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class i

True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.

My family joins me in sharing the difficult news that Gerald Ford, our beloved husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather has passed away at 93 years of age. His life was filled with love of God, his family and his country.

Sorrow is better than fear. Fear is a journey,a terrible journey, but sorrow is at least an arrival. When the storm threatens, a man is afraid for his house. But when the house is destroyed, there is something to do. About a storm he can do nothing, but he can rebuild a house.

It is not permissible to add to one's possesions if these things can only be done at the cost of other men. Such development has only one true name, and that is exploitation.

Beloved country quote The duty of a true Patriot is to protect his country from its government.

The duty of a true Patriot is to protect his country from its government.

Sorrow is better than fear. Fear is a journey, a terrible journey. But, sorrow is at least an arriving.

I only look to the gracious protection of the Divine Being whose strengthening support I humbly solicit, and whom I fervently pray to look down upon us all. May it be among the dispensations of His Providence to bless our beloved country with honors and with length of days; may her ways beways of pleasantness, and all her paths be peace.

But the one thing that has power completely is love, because when a man loves, he seeks no power, and therefore he has power.

Beloved country quote The duty of a true patriot is to protect his country from government.

The duty of a true patriot is to protect his country from government.

The future may be made up of many factors but where it truly lies is in the hearts and minds of men. Your dedication should not be confined for your own gain, but unleashes your passion for our beloved country as well as for the integrity and humanity of mankind.

The future may be made up of many factors but where it truly lies is in the hearts and minds of men. Your dedication should not be confined for your own gain, but unleashes your passion for our beloved country as well as for the integrity and humanity of mankind.

The truth is, our civilization is not Christian;

it is a tragic compound of great ideal and fearful practice, of loving charity and fearful clutching of possessions.

Beloved country quote It seems to me that once if your life before you die you ought to see a country

It seems to me that once if your life before you die you ought to see a country where they don't talk in English and don't even want to.

I never saw, heard, nor read, that the clergy were beloved in any nation where Christianity was the religion of the country. Nothing can render them popular, but some degree of persecution.

Grateful to Almighty God for the blessings which, through Jesus Christ Our Lord, He had conferred on my beloved country in her emancipation and on myself in permitting me, under circumstances of mercy, to live to the age of 89 years, and to survive the fiftieth year of independence, adopted by Congress on the 4th of July 1776.

Now, at the end of my visit to the Philippines, I commend you to Him, to Jesus who came among us as a child. May He enable all the beloved people of this country to work together, protecting one another, beginning with your families and communities, in building a world of justice, integrity and peace.

Beloved country quote Ask not what your country can do for you - ask what you can do for your country.

Ask not what your country can do for you - ask what you can do for your country.

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Cry, the beloved country, for the unborn child that is the inheritor of our fear. Let him not love the earth too deeply... For fear will rob him of all if he gives too much.

There is a lovely road that runs from Ixopo into the hills.

These hills are grass-covered and rolling, and they are lovely beyond any singing of it.

I have never thought that a Christian would be free of suffering, umfundisi.

For our Lord suffered. And I come to believe that he suffered, not to save us from suffering, but to teach us how to bear suffering. For he knew that there is no life without suffering.

Beloved country quote A day in the country is worth a month in the city.

A day in the country is worth a month in the city.

We need to do more than win an election or win the House or win the presidency, my friends: we need to make this beloved country of ours God's country once again.

We do not work for men. We work for the land and the people. We do not even work for money.

Thus, only in a hopeful and confident temper, in a proud and constructive spirit, will we rescue the present and safeguard the future of our beloved country.

Beloved country quote Fight for your world, not for your country

Fight for your world, not for your country

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But sorrow is better than fear. For fear impoverishes always, while sorrow may enrich.

Our common country is in great peril, demanding the loftiest views, and boldest action to bring it speedy relief. Once relieved, its form of government is saved to the world; its beloved history, and cherished memories, are vindicated; and its happy future fully assured, and rendered inconceivably grand.

But when the dawn will come, of our emancipation, from the fear of bondage and the bondage of fear, why, that is a secret.

Beloved country quote Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it

Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.

Nothing is ever quiet, except for fools.

I have one great fear in my heart, that one day when they are turned to loving, they will find that we are turned to hating.

The tragedy is not that things are broken. The tragedy is that things are not mended again.

Beloved country quote America is a young country with an old mentality.

America is a young country with an old mentality.

For fear will rob him of all if he gives too much.

I see Hermes, unsuspected, dying, well-beloved, saying to the people, "Do not weep for me, This is not my true country, I have lived banished from my true country - I now go back there, I return to the celestial sphere where every one goes in his turn."

There is only one thing that has power completely, and that is love.

Now God be thanked that the name of a hill is such music, that the name of a river can heal.

For it is the dawn that has come, as it has come for a thousand centuries, never failing.

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