quote by James Madison

If Tyranny and Oppression come to this land, it will be in the guise of fighting a foreign enemy.

— James Madison

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Foreign lands quote Discovery consists not in seeking new lands but in seeing with new eyes.

Discovery consists not in seeking new lands but in seeing with new eyes.

Every flyer who ventures across oceans to distant lands is a potential explorer;

in his or her breast burns the same fire that urged adventurers of old to set forth in their sailing-ships for foreign lands.

After traveling through fourteen foreign countries and appearing before all the royalty and nobility I have only one wish today. That is that when my eyes are closed in death that they will bury me back in that quiet little farm land where I was born.

Foreign lands quote People who fly into a rage always make a bad landing.

People who fly into a rage always make a bad landing.

The budget should be balanced, the treasury refilled, public debt reduced, the arrogance of officialdom tempered and controlled, and the assistance to foreign lands curtailed, lest Rome become bankrupt.

Israel will not transfer Judea, Samaria, and the Gaza District to any foreign sovereign authority, [because] of the historic right of our nation to this land, [and] the needs of our national security, which demand a capability to defend our State and the lives of our citizens.

The budget should be balanced, the Treasury should be refilled, public debt should be reduced, the arrogance of officialdom should be tempered and controlled, and the assistance to foreign lands should be curtailed lest Rome become bankrupt. People must again learn to work, instead of living on public assistance.

Foreign lands quote Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.

The budget should be balanced, the Treasury should be refilled, public debt should be reduced, the arrogance of officialdom should be tempered and controlled, and the assistance to foreign lands should be curtailed lest Rome become bankrupt. People must again learn to work, instead of living on public assistance.

But if the life will not be easy, it will be rich and satisfying.

For every young American who participates in the Peace Corps-who works in a foreign land-will know that he or she is sharing in the great common task of bringing to man that decent way of life which is the foundation of freedom and a condition of peace.

More than ever, I feel that the human race is one.

There are differences of colour, language, culture and opportunities, but people's feelings and reactions are alike. People flee wars to escape death, they migrate to improve their fortunes, they build new lives in foreign lands, they adapt to extreme hardship….

Foreign lands quote I am not born for one corner; the whole world is my native land.

I am not born for one corner; the whole world is my native land.

I who have set my heart on watching over the soul, in union with Good Thought, and as knowing the rewards of Mazda Ahura for our works, will, while I have power and strength, teach men to seek after Right. I have become an alien in a foreign land.

If I were an American, as I am an Englishman, while a foreign troop was landed in my country, I never would lay down my arms never never never!

The most difficult task for anyone wandering through a foreign land with the hope of gaining some insight into it is the profound need to come to terms with the lives and thoughts of strangers.

Foreign lands quote To move, to breathe, to fly, to float, to gain all while you give, to roam the r

To move, to breathe, to fly, to float, to gain all while you give, to roam the roads of the lands remote, to travel is to live.

The Americans who went to Europe to die are a unique breed.

... (They) crossed the seas to a foreign land to fight for a cause which they did not pretend was peculiarly their own, which they knew was the cause of humanity and mankind. These Americans gave the greatest of all gifts, the gift of life and the gift of spirit.

To those of my race who depend on bettering their condition in a foreign land or who underestimate the importance of cultivating friendly relations with the Southern white man, who is their next-door neighbor, I would say 'Cast down your bucket where you are.'

I, in my own mind, have always thought of America as a place in the divine scheme of things that was set aside as a promised land...Any person with the courage, with the desire to tear up their roots, to strive for freedom, to attempt and dare to live in a strange and foreign place, to travel halfway across the world was welcome here.

Foreign lands quote Life is a foreign language; all men mispronounce it.

Life is a foreign language; all men mispronounce it.

I have been a stranger in a foreign land.

The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land;

it is at last to set foot on one's own country as a foreign land.

Never again should Ghanaians have to resort to dubious means to get to, or live in, foreign lands, simply to make a living.

Foreign lands quote He who does not know foreign languages know nothing of his own.

He who does not know foreign languages know nothing of his own.

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Dispersed as the Jews are, they still form one nation, foreign to the land they live in.

It is the destiny of the emigrant that the foreign land does not become his homeland: his homeland becomes foreign.

There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.

Had drugs been decriminalized, crack would never have been invented and there would today be fewer addicts... The ghettos would not be drug-and-crime-infested no-man's lands... Colombia, Bolivia and Peru would not be suffering from narco-terror, and we would not be distorting our foreign policy because of it.

Hundreds of thousands and millions of wage slaves of capital and peasants downtrodden by the serf-owners are going to the slaughter for the dynastic interests of a handful of crowned brigands, for the profits of the bourgeoisie in its drive to plunder foreign lands.

Only by establishing military supremacy were the European and North American colonizers able to eliminate the crafts and industries of Third World peoples, control their markets, extort tribute, undermine their cultures, destroy their villages, steal their lands and natural resources, enslave their labor, and accumulate vast wealth.

A woman is a foreign land.

For in their hearts doth Nature stir them so Then people long on pilgrimage to go And palmers to be seeking foreign strands To distant shrines renowned in sundry lands.

Sovereignty over any foreign land is insecure.

Paramount among the responsibilities of a free press is the duty to prevent any part of the government from deceiving the people and sending them off to distant lands to die of foreign fevers and foreign shot and shell.

If tyranny and oppression come to this land it will be in the guise of fighting a foreign enemy.

I feel myself becoming less a person than a place, inhabited, a foreign land.

I miss being in my home country; here, I'm always a foreigner. America is, of course, built of people who are not from here. But going home, even just landing at Arlanda, the Stockholm airport, I think, "This is where I'm from. These people are my people."

Poland remains undzer heym, our home, no matter how bitter the memories, how filled with disappointment and betrayal. Amerike iz goles, America is exile, a foreign land in which I speak a foreign tongue. But I will never live in Poland. I do not want to, though I do not see an end to the mourning.

Peru is a country where more than half the people would emigrate if given the chance. Thats half the population that is willing to abandon everything they know for the uncertainty of a life in a foreign land, in another language.

For the whole earth is the tomb of famous men;

not only are they commemorated by columns and inscriptions in their own country, but in foreign lands there dwells also an unwritten memorial of them, graven not on stone but in the hearts of men.

We need a balanced, long term energy policy to reduce our dependence on foreign oil and preserve the beauty of the land we love.

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