quote by Edward Abbey

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

— Edward Abbey

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Independent 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.

Hindustan had become free. Pakistan had become independent soon after its inception but man was still slave in both these countries -- slave of prejudice … slave of religious fanaticism … slave of barbarity and inhumanity.

India is an Old country but a young nation…I am young and I too have a dream, I dream of India Strong, Independent, Self-Reliant and in the front rank of the nations of the world, in the service of mankind.

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

Love your country, but never trust its government.

The country shall be independent, and we will be satisfied with nothing short of it.

Put it this way: Jazz is a good barometer of freedom.

.. In its beginnings, the United States of America spawned certain ideals of freedom and independence through which, eventually, jazz was evolved, and the music is so free that many people say it is the only unhampered, unhindered expression of complete freedom yet produced in this country.

I can never suppose this country so far lost to all ideas of self-importance as to be willing to grant America independence; if that could ever be adopted I shall despair of this country being ever preserved from a state of inferiority and consequently falling into a very low class among the European States.

Independent 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.

I can never suppose this country so far lost to all ideas of self-importance as to be willing to grant America independence; if that could ever be adopted I shall despair of this country being ever preserved from a state of inferiority and consequently falling into a very low class among the European States.

My country owes me nothing. It gave me, as it gives every boy and girl, a chance. It gave me schooling, independence of action, opportunity for service and honor.

Permit me then to recommend from the sincerity of my heart, ready at all times to bleed in my country's cause, a Declaration of Independence, and call upon the world and the Great God who governs it to witness the necessity, propriety and rectitude thereof.

Independent country quote A free people ought not only be armed and disciplined, but they should have suff

A free people ought not only be armed and disciplined, but they should have sufficient arms and ammunition to maintain a status of independence from any who might attempt to abuse them. Which would include their own government.

If this country is ever demoralized, it will come from trying to live without work.

It is very nearly impossible... to become an educated person in a country so distrustful of the independent mind.

I have to think of my status as a resident in this country.

But I do insist that in Paraguay there was order; the judiciary had the power of complete independence; justice was fully exercised.

Independent 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.

The United States is the only country with a known birthday.

I never wanted an independent Bosnia. I wanted Yugoslavia. That is my country.

Let me reassure that the Kingdom of Cambodia a country with independence, neutrality, peace, freedom, democracy and human rights as you all have seen, shall be existing with no end.

Independent 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.

By an incredible coincidence, Gamow and Edward Condon, who had discovered simultaneously and independently the explanation of radioactivity (one in Russia, the other in this country), came to spend the the last ten years of their lives within a hundred yards of each other in Boulder.

Europe unified its monetary policy through the euro before it unified politically, therefore sustaining member countries' abilities to pursue the kind of independent fiscal policies that can strain a joint currency.

No substantial famine has ever occurred in a democratic country - no matter how poor.

Independent 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.

It is the love of country that has lighted and that keeps glowing the holy fire of patriotism.

If you want freedom, take pride in your country. If you want democracy, hold on to your sovereignty. And if you want peace, love your nation. The future does not belong to globalists. The future belongs to patriots. The future belongs to sovereign and independent nations.

If you are going to have to play defense all the time, you cannot have the kind of ingenuity, assertiveness, independence, and intelligence which is what has made our country strong.

Independent country quote Many life's longest mile is the stretch from dependence to independence

Many life's longest mile is the stretch from dependence to independence

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The country was in peril; he was jeopardizing his traditional rights of freedom and independence by daring to exercise them.

Independence is my happiness, and I view things as they are, without regard to place or person; my country is the world, and my religion is to do good.

I thank God that I have lived to see my country independent and free.

She may long enjoy her independence and freedom if she will. It depends on her virtue.

Independent 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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It would be wrong to suggest that Scotland could not be another such successful, independent country.

We want to lead a country where people will be less greedy.

Where people will know that the commonwealth of Nigeria belongs to all Nigerians, where people's wealth depends on the people around you. If you become a rich person and everyone around you is poor you are very poor.

If you were to show me your current financial plan, would I get so excited by it that I would go across the country and lecture on it? If the answer is no, then here's my question: ‘Why not?’ Why wouldn't you have a superior financial plan that is taking you to the places you want to go?

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

Fight for your world, not for your country

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And I am a conservative. Sometimes conservatives forget we are supposed to conserve, to save, to be efficient. Plus our dependence on other sources of energy is causing our country to not be independent and to really be vulnerable. So this is a security issue.

Ukraine, a new and important space on the Eurasian chessboard, is a geopolitical pivot because its very existence as an independent country helps to transform Russia. Without Ukraine, Russia ceases to be a Eurasian empire.

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.

Independent 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.

If you are not financially independent by the time you are forty or fifty, it doesn't mean that you are living in the wrong country or at the wrong time. It simply means that you have the wrong plan.

No country without an atom bomb could properly consider itself independent.

Independent films in this country are in the same position.

Miramax and Fine Line are not independent - they're with Disney! Come on. Or they're with Warner Brothers. They're all with somebody.

We said that each time a country is liberated it is a defeat for the world imperialist system. But we must agree that the break is not achieved by the mere act of proclaiming independence or winning an armed victory in a revolution. It is achieved when imperialist economic domination over a people is brought to an end.

What we have done with the American Indian is its way as bad as what we imposed on the Negroes. We took a proud and independent race and virtually destroyed them. We have to find ways to bring them back into decent lives in this country.

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