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America guarantees equal opportunity, not equal outcome.
– Rush LimbaughRate it:
America had often been discovered before Columbus, but it had always been hushed up.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
America has been discovered before, but it has always been hushed up.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
America has believed that in differentiation, not in uniformity, lies the path of progress. It acted on this belief it has advanced human happiness, and it has prospered.
– Louis D. BrandeisRate it:
America has believed that in differentiation, not in uniformity, lies the path of progress. It acted on this belief; it has advanced human happiness, and it has prospered.
– Louis D. BrandeisRate it:
America has never been an empire. We may be the only great power in history that had the chance, and refused - preferring greatness to power and justice to glory.
– George W. Bush, speech, November 19, 1999Rate it:
America has never been united by blood or birth or soil. We are bound by ideals that move us beyond our backgrounds, lift us above our interests and teach us what it means to be citizens.
– George W. Bush, Inaugural address, 2001Rate it:
America has never lost a war. We just misplaced a couple temporarily.
– John Alejandro King, a.k.a. The Covert Comic, www.covertcomic.comRate it:
America has not always been kind to its artists and scholars. Somehow the scientists always seem to get the penthouse while the arts and humanities get the basement.
– Lyndon B. JohnsonRate it:
America I'm putting my queer shoulder to the wheel.
– Allen GinsbergRate it:
America is a country that doesn't know where it is going but is determined to set a speed record getting there.
– Laurence J. PeterRate it:
America is a great country, but you can't live in it for nothing.
– Will RogersRate it:
America is a land of wonders, in which everything is in constant motion and every change seems an improvement. No natural boundary seems to be set to the efforts of man and in his eyes what is not yet done is only what he has not attempted to do. - from Democracy in America
– Alexis Charles Henri Clrel de TocquevilleRate it:
America is a large friendly dog in a small room. Every time it wags its tail it knocks over a chair.
– Arnold ToynbeeRate it:
America is a large, friendly dog in a very small room. Every time it wags its tail, it knocks over a chair.
– Arnold J. ToynbeeRate it:
America is a mistake, a giant mistake.
– Sigmund FreudRate it:
America is a vast conspiracy to make you happy.
– John UpdikeRate it:
America is a young country with an old mentality.
– George SantayanaRate it:
America is addicted to wars of distraction.
– Barbara EhrenreichRate it:
America is an enormous frosted cupcake in the middle of millions of starving people.
– Gloria SteinemRate it:
America is closer to the year 2 than anywhere else on earth.
– David FrostRate it:
America is great because she is good. If America ceases to be good, America will cease to be great.
– Alexis Charles Henri Clrel de TocquevilleRate it:
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 KropotkinRate it:
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 BushRate it:
America is not - and never will be - at war with Islam. We will, however, relentlessly confront violent extremists.
– Barack ObamaRate it:

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