Quotations About America
Related: Government, Freedom
Most American children suffer too much mother and too little father.
New York Times, 26 August 1971
The thing that impresses me most about America is the way parents obey their children.
Edward, Duke of Windsor
Look, 5 March 1957
America is a tune. It must be sung together.
Gerald Stanley Lee
America is a passionate idea or it is nothing. America is a human brotherhood or it is chaos.
Actions and Passions, 1949
This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.
The Constitution only guarantees the American people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.
The trouble with us in America isn't that the poetry of life has turned to prose, but that it has turned to advertising copy.
America, for me, has been the pursuit and catching of happiness.
I love America more than any other country in this world; and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually.
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.