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  1. Picture quote by Unknown about imagination

    Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality. ⏤ Unknown

  2. Picture quote about beauty

    Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places, where other people see nothing.

  3. Picture quote by Bob Marley about destination

    If you don't start somewhere, you're gonna go nowhere. ⏤ Bob Marley

  4. Picture quote by Winston Churchill about motivational

    You will never reach your destination if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks. ⏤ Winston Churchill

  5. Picture quote by Unknown about destination

    Don't confuse your path with your destination. Just because it's stormy now doesn't mean that you aren't headed for sunshine. ⏤ Unknown

  6. Picture quote by Jesse Owens about motivational

    We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline and effort. ⏤ Jesse Owens

  7. Picture quote by Maya Angelou about life

    Determine to live life with flair and laughter. ⏤ Maya Angelou

  8. Picture quote by Jimmy Dean about change

    I can't always change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination. ⏤ Jimmy Dean

  9. Picture quote by Sayings about possibility

    The possibilities are endless. ⏤ Sayings

  10. Picture quote by Walt Disney about laughter

    Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age, and dreams are forever. ⏤ Walt Disney

  11. Picture quote by Peter Pan about imagination

    All you need is faith, trust and a little pixie dust. ⏤ Peter Pan

  12. Picture quote by Martin Buber about journey

    All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware. ⏤ Martin Buber

  13. Picture quote by Walt Disney about imagination

    Laughter is timeless. Imagination has no age. And dreams are forever. ⏤ Walt Disney

  14. Picture quote by Neil Gaiman about book

    A book is a dream that you hold in your hand. ⏤ Neil Gaiman

  15. Picture quote by Paulo Coelho about time

    Don't waste your time with explanations people only hear what they want to hear. ⏤ Paulo Coelho

  16. Picture quote by Proverbs about difficulties

    Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations. ⏤ Proverbs

  17. Picture quote by H. Jackson Brown, Jr. about live

    Live your life as an exclamation, not as an explanation. ⏤ H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

  18. Picture quote by Neil Gaiman about reading

    I went away in my head, into a book. ⏤ Neil Gaiman

  19. Picture quote by Og Mandino about success

    Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough. ⏤ Og Mandino

  20. Picture quote by Jorge Luis Borges about imagination

    I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library. ⏤ Jorge Luis Borges

  21. Picture quote by Zig Ziglar about determination

    If you are not willing to learn, no one can help you. If you are determined to learn,no one can stop you. ⏤ Zig Ziglar

  22. Picture quote by Unknown about satisfaction

    Wake up determined to go to sleep satisfied. ⏤ Unknown

  23. Picture quote by Albert Einstein about imagination

    Login will get you from A to B. Imagination wil take you everywhere ⏤ Albert Einstein

  24. Picture quote by Gordon Parks about determination

    The guy who takes a chance, who walks the line between the known and unknown, who is unafraid of failure, will succeed. ⏤ Gordon Parks

  25. Picture quote by Walt Disney about dreams

    Laughter is timeless. Imagination has no age. And dreams are forever. ⏤ Walt Disney

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Below you can read the best quotes about nation of all times. Some of the top sayings from famous people here to read and remember. Access the best nation quotations. Top nation sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy and bookmark favorite ones.

A nation that destroys its soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Americans are like a rich father who wishes he knew how to give his son the hardships that made him rich.

Robert Frost

If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.

Thomas Jefferson

When a nation goes down, or a society perishes, one condition may always be found; they forgot where they came from. They lost sight of what had brought them along.

Carl Sandburg

The great nations have always acted like gangsters, and the small nations like prostitutes.

Stanley Kubrick

Irish Americans are no more Irish than Black Americans are Africans.

Bob Geldof

The strength and power of a country depends absolutely on the quantity of good men and women in it.

John Ruskin

I don't even know what street Canada is on.

Al Capone

We Jews have a secret weapon in our struggle with the Arabs; we have no place to go.

Golda Meir

I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

We are a nation of communities... a brilliant diversity spread like stars, like a thousand points of light in a broad and peaceful sky.

George H. W. Bush

A nation is a society united by a delusion about its ancestry and by common hatred of its neighbours.

William Ralph Inge

There are few virtues that the Poles do not possess and there are few errors they have ever avoided.

Winston Churchill

To limit the press is to insult a nation; to prohibit reading of certain books is to declare the inhabitants to be either fools or slaves.

Claud-Adrian Helvetius

The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.

John Adams

Switzerland is simply a large, lumpy, solid rock with a thin skin of grass stretched over it.

Mark Twain

A war for a great principle ennobles a nation.

Albert Pike

The French complain of everything, and always.

Napoleon Bonaparte

An Englishmen thinks seated; a Frenchmen standing; an American pacing, an Irishman, afterwards.

Austin O'Malley

The lax multiculturalism that urges Americans to accept the unacceptable from their fellow citizens is one of this nation's greatest vulnerabilities in the war on terror.

Richard Perle

The Irish are a fair people: They never speak well of one another.

Samuel Johnson

Publicity is a great purifier because it sets in action the forces of public opinion, and in this country public opinion controls the courses of the nation.

Charles Evans Hughes

France has neither winter nor summer nor morals. Apart from these drawbacks it is a fine country.

Mark Twain

We prefer world law, in the age of self-determination, to world war in the age of mass extermination.

John F. Kennedy

Italians come to ruin most generally in three ways, women, gambling, and farming. My family chose the slowest one.

Pope John XXIII

States are as the men, they grow out of human characters.


A nation that forgets its past can function no better than an individual with amnesia.

David McCullough

The best party is but a kind of conspiracy against the rest of the nation.

Lord Halifax

Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education. The human mind is our fundamental resource.

John F. Kennedy

Nationalism is power hunger tempered by self-deception.

George Orwell

The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.

Elizabeth II

The decline of literature indicates the decline of a nation.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I find that the Americans have no passions, they have appetites.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

No nation ever had an army large enough to guarantee it against attack in time of peace, or ensure it of victory in time of war.

Calvin Coolidge

If it were not for the government, we should have nothing to laugh at in France.

Sebastian Roch Nicolas Chamfort

It is a well-known fact that we always recognize our homeland when we are about to lose it.

Albert Camus

It is easier for a Russian to become an atheist than for anyone else in the world.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

The life of the nation is secure only while the nation is honest, truthful, and virtuous.

Frederick Douglass

America is a nation that conceives many odd inventions for getting somewhere but it can think of nothing to do once it gets there.

Will Rogers

I am certain that I speak on behalf of my entire nation when I say: September 11th we are all Americans - in grief, as in defiance.

Benjamin Netanyahu

Govern a great nation as you would cook a small fish. Do not overdo it.

Lao Tzu

On account of being a democracy and run by the people, we are the only nation in the world that has to keep a government four years, no matter what it does.

Will Rogers

Faith crosses every border and touches every heart in every nation.

George W. Bush

None but an armed nation can dispense with a standing army. To keep ours armed and disciplined is therefore at all times important.

Thomas Jefferson

A people always ends by resembling its shadow.

Rudyard Kipling

How I like the boldness of the English, how I like the people who say what they think!


The spirit of man is more important than mere physical strength, and the spiritual fiber of a nation than its wealth.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

A nation devoid of art and artists cannot have a full existence.

Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

Our chief justices have probably had more profound and lasting influence on their times and on the direction of the nation than most presidents.

Richard M. Nixon

The statesman's duty is to bridge the gap between his nation's experience and his vision.

Henry A Kissinger

True republicanism is the sovereignty of the people. There are natural and imprescriptible rights which an entire nation has no right to violate.

Marquis de Lafayette

A battle lost or won is easily described, understood, and appreciated, but the moral growth of a great nation requires reflection, as well as observation, to appreciate it.

Frederick Douglass

Literature becomes the living memory of a nation.

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

As a strong supporter of our 2nd Amendment rights, I believe tougher enforcement of our nation's existing gun laws must be done before any more laws are enacted and put on the books.

Jeff Miller

To act coolly, intelligently and prudently in perilous circumstances is the test of a man - and also a nation.

Adlai E. Stevenson

The best thing I know between France and England is the sea.

Douglas William Jerrold

This is a time for a national conversation. A conversation about the document that binds us as a nation and a people. That document, of course, is the Constitution.

Mike DeWine

The founding document of the United States of America acknowledges the Lordship of Jesus Christ because we are a Christian nation.

Pat Robertson

Literature transmits incontrovertible condensed experience... from generation to generation. In this way literature becomes the living memory of a nation.

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

There is no instance of a nation benefitting from prolonged warfare.

Sun Tzu

I believe the destiny of your generation - and your nation - is a rendezvous with excellence.

Lyndon B. Johnson

We have a number of difficulties facing our nation, but I believe fatherlessness is right at the top of the list.

Tony Dungy

Upper classes are a nation's past; the middle class is its future.

Ayn Rand

Resolved, that the women of this nation in 1876, have greater cause for discontent, rebellion and revolution than the men of 1776.

Susan B. Anthony

Each nation feels superior to other nations. That breeds patriotism - and wars.

Dale Carnegie

The conviction of our Ukrainian nation is embedded in the pages of its history.

Viktor Yushchenko

And by endlessly sanitizing our feelings, we actually feed a disgruntled nation.

Fiona Shaw

It is equality of monotony which makes the strength of the British Isles.

Eleanor Roosevelt

The British have a remarkable talent for keeping calm, even when there is no crisis.

Franklin P. Jones

The only thing chicken about Israel is their soup.

Bob Hope

Much may be made of a Scotchman, if he be caught young.

Samuel Johnson

How can you govern a country with two hundred and forty six varieties of cheese?

Charles De Gaulle

Most nations, as well as people are impossible only in their youth; they become incorrigible as they grow older.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Bulls get rich, bears get rich, but pigs get slaughtered An Irishman is never at his best except when fighting.


We stand strong together - as Americans - many cultures, races and faiths, but one nation under God.

Bob Taft

Nations, like men, have their infancy.

Henry Bolingbroke

Every nation in every region now has a decision to make. Either you are with us, or you are with the terrorists.

George W. Bush

I like the English. They have the most rigid code of immorality in the world.

Malcolm Bradbury

The Irish ignore anything they can't drink or punch.


Our Nation must defend the sanctity of marriage.

George W. Bush

Governing a great nation is like cooking a small fish - too much handling will spoil it.

Lao Tzu

Those who want to reap the benefits of this great nation must bear the fatigue of supporting it.

Thomas Paine

I am the state.

Louis XIV

The art of government is to make two-thirds of a nation pay all it possibly can pay for the benefit of the other third.


We have not yet reached the goal but... we shall soon, with the help of God, be in sight of the day when poverty shall be banished from this nation.

Herbert Hoover

A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people.

John F. Kennedy

In a very real sense, it will not be one man going to the moon it will be an entire nation. For all of us must work to put him there.

John F. Kennedy

No nation could preserve its freedom in the midst of continual warfare.

James Madison

Restoring responsibility and accountability is essential to the economic and fiscal health of our nation.

Carl Levin

The resolve of our great nation is being tested. But make no mistake, we will show the world that we will pass the test.

George W. Bush

The English are predisposed to pride, the French to vanity.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

A nation's culture resides in the hearts and in the soul of its people.

Mahatma Gandhi

Switzerland is a curst, selfish, swinish country of brutes, placed in the most romantic region of the world.

Lord Byron

No one can terrorize a whole nation, unless we are all his accomplices.

Edward R. Murrow

The trees in Siberia are miles apart, that is why the dogs are so fast. About Russia

Bob Hope

China has no income tax, no unemployment and not a single soldier outside its borders.

Chou En Lai

What is true of the individual will be tomorrow true of the whole nation if individuals will but refuse to lose heart and hope.

Mahatma Gandhi

It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning.

Henry Ford

There's always something fishy about the French.

Noel Coward

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