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America is an enormous frosted cupcake in the middle of millions of starving people.
– Gloria Steinem
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America is closer to the year 2 than anywhere else on earth.
– David Frost
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America is great because she is good. If America ceases to be good, America will cease to be great.
– Alexis Charles Henri Clrel de Tocqueville
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America is just the country that shows how all the written guarantees in the world for freedom are no protection against tyranny and oppression of the worst kind. There the politician has come to be looked upon as the very scum of society.
– Peter Kropotkin
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America is never wholly herself unless she is engaged in high moral principle. We as a people have such a purpose today. It is to make kinder the face of the nation and gentler the face of the world.
– George Herbert Walker Bush
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America is not - and never will be - at war with Islam. We will, however, relentlessly confront violent extremists.
– Barack Obama
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America is not a blanket woven from one thread, one color, one cloth.
– Jesse Jackson
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America is not like a blanket -- one piece of unbroken cloth, the same color, the same texture, the same size. America is more like a quilt -- many patches, many pieces, many colors, many sizes, all woven and held together by a common thread.
– Henry M. Jackson
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America is not like a blanket-one piece of unbroken cloth, the same color, the same texture, the same size. America is more like a quilt-many patches, many pieces, many colors, many sizes, all woven and held together by a common thread.
– Jesse Louis Jackson
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America is not merely a nation but a nation of nations.
– Lyndon B. Johnson
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America is not only big and rich, it is mysterious and its capacity for the humorous or ironical concealment of its interests matches that of the legendary inscrutable Chinese.
– David Riesman
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America is promises to take! America is promises to us to take them.
– Archibald MacLeish
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America is rather like life. You can usually find in it what you look for. It will probably be interesting, and it is sure to be large.
– E. M. Forster
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America is so vast that almost everything said about it is likely to be true, and the opposite is probably equally true.
– James T. Farrell
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America is still the best country for the common man -- white or black ... if he can't make it here he won't make it anywhere else.
– Eric Hoffer
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America is the civilization of people engaged in transforming themselves. In the past, the stars of the performance were the pioneer and the immigrant. Today, it is youth and the Black.
– Harold Rosenberg
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America is the country where you buy a lifetime supply of aspirin for one dollar and use it up in two weeks.
– John Barrymore
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America is the country where you can buy a lifetime supply of aspirin For one dollar and use it up in two weeks.
– John Barrymore
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America is the greatest of opportunities and the worst of influences.
– George Santayana
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America is the greatest, freest and most decent society in existence. It is an oasis of goodness in a desert of cynicism and barbarism. This country, once an experiment unique in the world, is now the last best hope for the world.
– Dinesh D'Souza
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America is the land of wide lawns and narrow minds.
– Ernest Hemingway
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America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
– Oscar Wilde
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America is the only nation in history which miraculously has gone directly from barbarism to degeneration without the usual interval of civilization.
– Georges Clemenceau
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America is the only nation in history which, miraculously, has gone directly from barbarism to degeneration without the usual interval of civilization.
– Georges ClĂ©menceau
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America is the world's living myth. There's no sense of wrong when you kill an American or blame America for some local disaster. This is our function, to be character types, to embody recurring themes that people can use to comfort themselves, justify themselves and so on. We're here to accommodate. Whatever people need, we provide. A myth is a useful thing.
– Don DeLillo
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