Quotations on America
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America fell in love with the innocence of a kid who just was honest, saying, I did the best I could, and I had no formal training.
- Paula Abdul
(Keywords: Love, America, Innocence, Saying, Training)
It's also natural in that part of the world to blame what people view as the... as the most important authority in the region, and that currently is the United States of America.
- John Abizaid
(Keywords: People, America, Authority, Blame, states, United, World)
Thousands across America are glued to their web cast to hear this. And actually, I've never met one human being who said that they had seen one of those.
- Spencer Abraham
(Keywords: America, Being)
I hope America sees I am a goofy guy andI'm kind a crazy, I hope they see that I am a musician aswell, that I have music all around my body - I'm just exfoliating music, and I just hope America sees that.
- Casey Abrams
(Keywords: Music, Hope, America, Body)
I had no idea I could make it this far. And the fact that they told me I made it this far and that America is going to vote for me, I freaked out.
- Casey Abrams
(Keywords: Idea, America, Fact, Vote)
When I began we did not really have a lot of First Amendment law. It is really surprising to think of it this way, but a lot of the law - most of the law that relates to the First Amendment freedom of the press in America - is really within living memory.
- Floyd Abrams
(Keywords: America, First, Freedom, Law, Living, Memory, Press)
If a jerk burns the flag, America is not threatened, democracy is not under siege, freedom is not at risk.
- Gary Ackerman
(Keywords: America, Democracy, Freedom, Risk)
We have to have some rules and regulations in America, or the world would empty out here.
- Gary Ackerman
(Keywords: America, Rules, World)
I always consider the settlement of America with reverence and wonder, as the opening of a grand scene and design in providence, for the illumination of the ignorant and the emancipation of the slavish part of mankind all over the earth.
- John Adams
(Keywords: Design, America, Earth, Mankind, Providence, Wonder)
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
- John Adams
(Keywords: Nature, Virtue, America, Confusion, Constitution, Credit, Honor, Ignorance, Want)
America's future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what he is taught; hence we must watch what we teach, and how we live.
- Jane Addams
(Keywords: Home, America, Future, School, Will)
You have to look also to the media, where you have a vast majority of the loudest and most influential political voices in America media from people who came from the entertainment world.
- Ben Affleck
(Keywords: People, America, Entertainment, Majority, Media, World)
Who wants to shake the hand of the first man to put it to America's sweetheart.
- John Agar
(Keywords: America, First, Man)
Now between '45 and '48, things would change enormously, 'cos we'd had credit in United States, credit from the Bank of America, credit from the Import-Export Bank and people had started working again.
- Gianni Agnelli
(Keywords: Change, People, America, Credit, Now, states, United)
Well, in 1947... in Europe and in Italy especially, we thought of America as all-powerful.
- Giovanni Agnelli
(Keywords: Thought, America, Europe, Italy)
Whatever I do, it's my business. It's not my job to parent America.
- Christina Aguilera
(Keywords: Business, America, Job)
I know this is going to sound cheesy and like I'm trying to be Miss America, but the most important responsibility a celebrity has is to set an example and be a role model.
- Clay Aiken
(Keywords: America, Celebrity, Example, Responsibility, Sound, Trying)
CNN International, Al-Jazeera and BBC are the same in how they report mostly that America is wrong and bad.
- Roger Ailes
(Keywords: America, Wrong)
As it has for America's other indigenous peoples, I believe the United States must fulfill its responsibility to Native Hawaiians.
- Daniel Akaka
(Keywords: America, Responsibility, states, United)
Is there an equality of power between America and Iraq? Definitely not; however, the Iraqi people are standing fast and are defending their land courageously.
- Bashar al-Assad
(Keywords: Equality, Power, People, America, Iraq, Land)
Today, the Iraqi citizen sees that America is coming and wants to occupy his country and kill him, and he is willing to experience for himself what happened in Palestine.
- Bashar al-Assad
(Keywords: Experience, America, Country, Palestine, Today)
If we have to use force, it is because we are America. We are the indispensable nation. We stand tall. We see further into the future.
- Madeleine Albright
(Keywords: America, Force, Future, Nation)
I just feel happy to be in America, like I said, it's the most beautiful country in the world.
- Ahmed Ali
(Keywords: America, Country, World)
Is America truly a democracy? Has America ever been a democracy with the institution of slavery?
- Tatyana Ali
(Keywords: America, Democracy, Slavery)
This October, we renew the fight against domestic violence and abuse in America. Together, we can eliminate domestic violence from homes across the country and ensure that our children grow up in healthy, peaceful communities.
- Lucille Roybal Allard
(Keywords: Abuse, America, Children, Country, Fight, October, Violence)
I think America is on the right track.
- Wayne Allard
(Keywords: America, Right)
We are succeeding in Iraq. Thank you, America.
- Iyad Allawi
(Keywords: America, Iraq)
Wilson thought in terms of the whole world; Harding was for America first. And, finally, whereas Wilson wanted America to exert itself nobly, Harding wanted to give it a rest.
- Frederick Lewis Allen
(Keywords: Thought, America, First, Rest, World)
In some ways, September 11, 2001, seems a long time ago. Yet we have done so much in only a few years, and we will continue to do so in the future, to prevent such attacks on America.
- George Allen
(Keywords: Time, America, Future, Will, Years)
Perhaps more than any other disease before or since, syphilis in early modern Europe provoked the kind of widespread moral panic that AIDS revived when it struck America in the 1980s.
- Peter Lewis Allen
(Keywords: America, Disease, Europe)
If we had loads of money as a family, things would be different and they'd come to visit more and I'd get to spend more time here. But I'm laying down roots in America so when I'm there, just being at home, it's harder to break away from that.
- Rick Allen
(Keywords: Money, Time, Family, Home, America, Being, Visit)
America feels like home as much as it does here. Although it's a strange situation as I feel almost like I'm in no-man's land some of the time, because although I'm a resident, I still can't vote so I don't really have a say in what goes on where I live.
- Rick Allen
(Keywords: Home, Time, America, Land, Vote)
I had a really good time with Martha Stewart, who also is somebody I really admire a lot. I've learned a lot from her and I think all of America has, about attention to detail and using fresh ingredients and making things beautiful and special.
- Ted Allen
(Keywords: Time, America, Attention, Detail)
Organized crime in America takes in over forty billion dollars a year and spends very little on office supplies.
- Woody Allen
(Keywords: America, Crime, Office)
I like America, and I think probably the American people like me.
- Fernando Alonso
(Keywords: People, America, American)
In America, Jefferson noted with approval, women knew their place.
- Stephen Ambrose
(Keywords: Women, America, Approval)
There are, of course, all sorts of other unpleasant regimes outside the walls as well - the military dictators of Latin America and the apartheid regime of South Africa.
- Barbara Amiel
(Keywords: America, Dictators, Military)
The situation in America is when it starts moving there, all the bands from England move over to America and work from there, so that they're available all the time for everyone that wants them in person.
- Benny Anderson
(Keywords: Time, Work, America, England)
Life has become terribly insecure. It's on the vortex of civil war. It's difficult to know how America will bring it back from the brink and build up good will.
- Jon Lee Anderson
(Keywords: Life, War, America, Will)
I've been working with them for a couple years and a couple of projects. Essentially Robert F. Kennedy Jr., is the chief litigator for this corporation, this Alliance, and their job is to prosecute corporate polluters of the great bodies of water in North America.
- Richard Dean Anderson
(Keywords: Alliance, America, Corporate, Job, Projects, Water, Years)
You always want to try to make something new, and, of course, America is the world leader in economics today.
- Tadao Ando
(Keywords: Leader, America, Economics, Today, Want, World)
I hope that America as a whole, and especially its architects, will become more seriously involved in producing a new architectural culture that would bring the nation to the apex - where it has stood before - and lead the world.
- Tadao Ando
(Keywords: Hope, America, Culture, Nation, Will, World)
I hope America can also be the cultural leader of the world, and use this frontier spirit to lead and show others that we need courage to go places where we have not gone before.
- Tadao Ando
(Keywords: Leader, Courage, Hope, America, Spirit, World)
There is one word in America that says it all, and that one word is, 'You never know.'
- Joaquin Andujar
(Keywords: America, Word)
Nobody in America, in the modern generation, has read their mythology or legends.
- Kenneth Anger
(Keywords: America, Legends, Mythology)
You know, I am mainstream America, and it really doesn't matter what party you're in. When you call your children and you say 'How are you?' - and what you are really asking is, 'Do you still have your job? And are you able to make the mortgage payment?', That resonates across the state, not across party lines.
- Sharron Angle
(Keywords: America, Children, Job, Party, State)
America is the only country capable of producing national movies: its culture has become a global culture.
- Jean-Jacques Annaud
(Keywords: America, Country, Culture)
In fact, I believe that we need better sex education in our own culture, here in America, so that young folk learn about things like venereal disease before they encounter it.
- Piers Anthony
(Keywords: Education, Sex, America, Culture, Disease, Fact, Folk)
I don't believe America will justifiably make an unprovoked attack on another nation. It would not be consistent with what we have been as a nation or what we should be as a nation.
- Dick Armey
(Keywords: America, Nation, Will)
Make no mistake about it. These are not 'kookie' birds. Right now the greatest player, the big tent on the political scene in America, is called the Tea Party movement.
- Dick Armey
(Keywords: Mistake, America, Birds, Now, Party, Right, Tea)