It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.— Harry S. Truman
Interesting Inspirational Patriotic quotations
The duty of a patriot is to protect his country from its government.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are.
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.
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
Of the people, by the people, for the people.
When I die, I desire no better winding sheet than the Stars and Stripes, and no softer pillow than the Constitution of my country.
We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men and women are created equal.
The great enemy of the salvation of man, in my opinion, never invented a more effective means of limiting Christianity from the world than by persuading mankind that it was improper to read the Bible at schools.
Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom.
Under this flag may our youth find new inspiration for loyalty to Canada;
for a patriotism based not on any mean or narrow nationalism, but on the deep and equal pride that all Canadians will feel for every part of this good land.
Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones.
My heart trembles when I reflect that God is just
I do not believe that the Constitution was the offspring of inspiration, but I am as satisfied that it is as much the work of a Divine Providence as any of the miracles recorded in the Old and New Testament.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the assessment that something else is more important than fear.
In a chariot of light from the region of the day, the Goddess of Liberty came.
She brought in her hand as a pledge of her love, the plant she named Liberty Tree.
The modern patriotism, the true patriotism, the only rational patriotism is loyalty to the Nation all the time, loyalty to the Government when it deserves it.
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.
America is a tune. It must be sung together.
A primary object should be the education of our youth in the science of government. In a republic, what species of knowledge can be equally important? And what duty more pressing than communicating it to those who are to be the future guardians of the liberties of the country?
We Recognize No Sovereign but God, and no King but Jesus!
The flag is the embodiment, not of sentiment, but of history.
I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed; We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal
We can draw lessons from the past, but we cannot live in it.
I hope ever to see America among the foremost nations, in examples of justice and liberality.
There is a moral and spiritual war for the souls of Americans.
And this war must be waged by preaching the Gospel, prayer, and obedience to God's Word.
Where there is only a choice between cowardice and violence, I would advise violence.
While briskly to each patriot lip Walks eager round the inspiring flip;
Delicious draught, whose pow'rs inherit The quintessence of public spirit!
One day we will spend our sunset years telling our children and our children's children what it was once like in the United States where men were free.
What we need are critical lovers of America - patriots who express their faith in their country by working to improve it.
Always be sincere, even if you don't mean it.
Christianity is the only true and perfect religion.
He loves his country best who strives to make it best.
The American, by nature, is optimistic.
He is experimental, an inventor and a builder who builds best when called upon to build greatly.