America Quotes SMS Collection

How often we fail to realize our

How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.  ~Paul

They made us many promises more than

They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one; they promised to take our land, and they did. 

What is the essence of america finding

What is the essence of America?  Finding and maintaining that perfect, delicate balance between freedom "to" and freedom "from."  ~Marilyn vos Savant, in Parade

America is not just a country but

America is not just a country but a way.  ~Carrie Latet

The trouble with america is that there

The trouble with America is that there are far too many wide-open spaces surrounded by teeth.  ~Charles Luckman PCR

Whither goest thou america in thy shiny

Whither goest thou, America, in thy shiny car in the night?  ~Jack Kerouac

America just a nation of two hundred

America… just a nation of two hundred million used car salesmen with all the money we need to buy guns and no qualms about

There is a malaise that exists in

There is a malaise that exists in your land – what appears to many as the sudden and tragic disappearance of the American dream

Despite the goings on in congress i dont

Despite the goings-on in Congress, I don’t believe the USA is bordering on madness.  I believe Mexico and Canada are.  ~Robert Brault, www.robertbrault.com

What the american public doesnt know is

What the American public doesn’t know is what makes them the American public.  ~From the movie Tommy Boy

America for me has been the pursuit

America, for me, has been the pursuit and catching of happiness.  ~Aurora Raigne

The metaphor of the melting pot is

The metaphor of the melting pot is unfortunate and misleading.  A more accurate analogy would be a salad bowl, for, though the salad is

If you can speak three languages youre

If you can speak three languages you’re trilingual.  If you can speak two languages you’re bilingual.  If you can speak only one language you’re

Rachel the pilgrims came here to escape

Rachel:  The pilgrims came here to escape persecution from the British. Elizabeth:  Yes, so they could go about persecuting the Indians. ~ER, "Great Expectations"

We sleep peacefully at night cradled by

We sleep peacefully at night, cradled by the big strong hands of America.  ~Val Saintsbury

Oh beautiful for smoggy skies insecticided grain

Oh Beautiful for smoggy skies, insecticided grain, For strip-mined mountain’s majesty above the asphalt plain. America, America, man sheds his waste on thee, And

States go put your creed into deed

States!… Go put your creed into your deed.  ~Ralph Waldo EmersonQSO

We need an america with the wisdom

google_ad_region_start We need an America with the wisdom of experience.  But we must not let America grow old in spirit.  ~Hubert H. HumphreyTSCA

When asked by an anthropologist what the

When asked by an anthropologist what the Indians called America before the white man came, an Indian said simply, "Ours."  ~Vine Deloria, Jr.

I pledge allegiance to my flag and

I pledge allegiance to my Flag and the Republic for which it stands, one nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.  ~Francis Bellamy,

America is the best half educated country in

America is the best half-educated country in the world.  ~Nicholas Murray ButlerLLDT

Every time europe looks across the atlantic

Every time Europe looks across the Atlantic to see the American Eagle, it observes only the rear end of an ostrich.  ~H.G. Wells

To me being an american means feeling

To me, being an American means feeling safe.  ~Currielene Armstrong

He only salutes the flag with one

He only salutes the flag with one finger.  ~The Simpsons

I dont feel we did wrong in

I don’t feel we did wrong in taking this great country away from them.  There were great numbers of people who needed new land,

The united states is the only country

The United States is the only country with a known birthday.  ~James G. BlaineTSCA

The american is a gentle guy but

International trade note: [T]he American is a gentle guy; but don’t pressure him; if you do he turns toad and squirts poison.  ~Martin H.

My favorite thing about the united states

My favorite thing about the United States?  Lots of Americans, one America.  ~Val Saintsbury

Americans like fat books and thin women

Americans like fat books and thin women.  ~Russell BakerCUL

America is so vast that almost everything

America is so vast that almost everything said about it is likely to be true, and the opposite is probably equally true.  ~James T.

I bet after seeing us george washington

I bet after seeing us, George Washington would sue us for calling him "father."  ~Will Rogers

I will never admit that the beloved

I will never admit that the beloved flag is to me merely the symbol of a land where I can live in rich content

Let america realize that self scrutiny is not

Let America realize that self-scrutiny is not treason.  Self-examination is not disloyalty.  ~Richard Cardinal CushingCUL

America will never be destroyed from the

America will never be destroyed from the outside.  If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.  ~Abraham Lincoln

The tree of liberty must be refreshed

The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.  It is its natural manure.  ~Thomas

Some americans need hyphens in their names

Some Americans need hyphens in their names, because only part of them has come over; but when the whole man has come over, heart

We dare not forget that we are

We dare not forget that we are the heirs of that first revolution.  ~John F. KennedyCUL

The constitution of the united states america

The Constitution of the United States of America, Article V, Section 1:  There shall be a National Anthem containing incomprehensible words and a high

May i never wake up from the

May I never wake up from the American dream.  ~Carrie Latet

America is gods crucible the great melting pot

America is God’s crucible, the great Melting-Pot where all the races of Europe are melting and reforming!… The real American has not yet arrived. 

America makes prodigious mistakes has colossal faults

America makes prodigious mistakes, America has colossal faults, but one thing cannot be denied:  America is always on the move.  She may be going

It is a pity that instead of

It is a pity that instead of the Pilgrim Fathers landing on Plymouth Rock, Plymouth Rock had not landed on the Pilgrim Fathers.  ~Chauncey

America is a country that doesnt know

America is a country that doesn’t know where it is going but is determined to set a speed record getting there.  ~Laurence J. Peter

You have to be sure that the

You have to be sure that the Americans will commit all the stupidities they can think of, plus some that are beyond imagination.  ~Charles

America where a man can say what

America:  Where a man can say what he thinks, if he isn’t afraid of his wife, his boss, his customer, his neighbors, or the

Americas one of the finest countries anyone

America’s one of the finest countries anyone ever stole.  ~Bobcat GoldthwaitePCR

The fact is that americans are not

The fact is that Americans are not a thoughtful people; they are too busy to stop and question their values.  ~William Ralph

If our country is worth dying for

google_ad_region_end If our country is worth dying for in time of war let us resolve that it is truly worth living for in time

This nation will remain the land of

This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.  ~Elmer Davis

If america ever passes out as a

If America ever passes out as a great nation, we ought to put on our tombstone:  America died from a delusion she had Moral

It is the flag just as much

It is the flag just as much of the man who was naturalized yesterday as of the men whose people have been here many

I just dont know why theyre shooting

I just don’t know why they’re shooting at us.  All we want to do is bring them democracy and white bread.  Transplant the American

America is a large friendly dog in

America is a large friendly dog in a small room.  Every time it wags its tail it knocks over a chair.  ~Arnold Toynbee

Sometimes people call me an idealist well

google_ad_region_start Sometimes people call me an idealist.  Well, that is the way I know I am an American.  America is the only idealistic nation

You cannot spill a drop of american

google_ad_region_end You cannot spill a drop of American blood without spilling the blood of the whole world…. We are not a nation, so much

In america through pressure of conformity there

In America, through pressure of conformity, there is freedom of choice, but nothing to choose from.  ~Peter Alexander Ustinov

When an american says that he loves

When an American says that he loves his country, he means not only that he loves the New England hills, the prairies glistening in

The winds that blow through the wide

The winds that blow through the wide sky in these mounts, the winds that sweep from Canada to Mexico, from the Pacific to the

America is a mistake giant mistake sigmund

America is a mistake, a giant mistake.  ~Sigmund Freud

America is the only nation in history

America is the only nation in history which miraculously has gone directly from barbarism to degeneration without the usual interval of civilization.  ~Georges Clemenceau,

Yet america is a poem in our

Yet America is a poem in our eyes; its ample geography dazzles the imagination, and it will not wait long for metres.  ~Ralph Waldo

We are quite rich enough to defend

We are quite rich enough to defend ourselves, whatever the cost.  We must now learn that we are quite rich enough to educate ourselves

Americans think of themselves collectively as a

Americans think of themselves collectively as a huge rescue squad on twenty-four-hour call to any spot on the globe where dispute and conflict may

Americans always try to do the right

Americans always try to do the right thing after they’ve tried everything else.  ~Winston Churchill

Were americans with a capital a

We’re Americans – with a capital A!  And do you know what that means?  Do you?  It means that our forefathers were kicked out