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Christopher Gadsden Quotes and Sayings

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What I can do for my country, I am willing to do.
- Christopher Gadsden

I give no more paroles to British officers.
- Christopher Gadsden

The House of Commons, refused to receive the addresses of the colonies,
when the matter was pending; besides,
we hold our rights neither from them nor from the Lords.
- Christopher Gadsden

No man in America ever strove more, and more successfully
first to bring about a Congress in 1765,
and then to support it ever afterwards than myself.
- Christopher Gadsden

 

I therefore beg that you would indulge me with the
liberty of declining the arduous trust.
- Christopher Gadsden

I gave my parole once, and it has been shamefully violated
by the British Government;
I shall not give another to people on whom no faith can be reposed.
- Christopher Gadsden

And, Mr. Speaker, if the Governor and Council don't
see fit to fall in with us,
I say let the general duty law, and all,
go to the devil, sir, and go about our business.
- Christopher Gadsden

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My sentiments for the American cause,
from the Stamp Act downward, have never changed...
I am still of opinion that it is the cause of liberty and of human nature.
- Christopher Gadsden

If my acceptance of the office of Governor would serve my country,
though my administration would be attended with the
loss of personal credit and reputation,
I would cheerfully undertake it.
- Christopher Gadsden

It may not be proper for me, perhaps,
to let my feelings carry me further am therefore resigned to stop here,
if sir, you think my particular reasons following too free,
or will give offense to the House, which I would be
sorry to be thought capable of intending.
- Christopher Gadsden

The present times require the vigor and the activity of the prime of life;
but I feel the increasing infirmities of age to such a degree,
that I am conscious I cannot serve you to advantage.
- Christopher Gadsden

Try a new perspective on diversity.
Across the country and around the world,
we are all one.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

I used to tell my husband that,
if he could make me "understand" something,
it would be clear to all the other people in the country.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

I think what's going on in Guantanamo Bay
and other places is a disgrace to the U.S.A.
I wouldn't say it's the cause of terrorism,
but it has given impetus and excuses to potential terrorists
to lash out at our country and justify their despicable acts.
- Jimmy Carter

Throw your dreams into space like a kite,
and you do not know what it will bring back,
a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country.
- Anais Nin

A wise traveler never despises his own country.
- William Hazlitt

Any woman who understands the problems of running a
home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
- Margaret Thatcher

In a progressive country change is constant;
change is inevitable.
- Benjamin Disraeli

It's difficult to believe that people are still starving
in this country because food isn't available.
- Ronald Reagan

It is only in the country that we can get to know a person or a book.
- Cyril Connolly

I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.
- Nathan Hale

In politics it is necessary either to betray one's
country or the electorate.
I prefer to betray the electorate.
- Charles de Gaulle

The deliberate and deadly attacks which were carried
out yesterday against our country were more than acts of terror.
They were acts of war.
- George W. Bush

In most places in the country, voting is looked upon as a right and a duty,
but in Chicago it's a sport.
- Dick Gregory

I tremble for my country when I reflect that God
is just; that his justice cannot sleep forever.
- Thomas Jefferson

In every country and every age,
the priest had been hostile to Liberty.
- Thomas Jefferson

A man's country is not a certain area of land,
of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle
and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.
- George William Curtis

This film cost $31 million.
With that kind of money I could have invaded some country.
- Clint Eastwood

If the United Nations is a country unto itself,
then the commodity it exports most is words.
- Esther B. Fein

Patriotism is easy to understand in America.
It means looking out for yourself by looking out for your country.
- Calvin Coolidge

What this country needs is a credit card for
charging things to experience.
- Tom Wilson

No country can act wisely simultaneously in every part
of the globe at every moment of time.
- Henry A. Kissinger

The highest patriotism is not a blind acceptance of official policy,
but a love of one's country deep enough to call her to a higher plain.
- George McGovern

The object of war is not to die for your country but
to make the other bastard die for his.
- George S. Patton

I have no country to fight for; my country is the earth,
and I am a citizen of the world.
- Eugene V. Debs

On what rests the hope of the republic? One country,
one language, one flag!
- Alexander Henry

You can find your way across this country using burger
joints the way a navigator uses stars.
- Charles Kuralt

Cross country skiing is great if you live in a small country.
- Steven Wright

Government in the U.S.
today is a senior partner in every business in the country.
- Norman Cousins

The world is a country which nobody ever yet knew by description;
one must travel through it one's self to be acquainted with it.
- Lord Chesterfield

It was an honor and privilege to arrive to this country
16 years ago with almost no money in my pocket.
A lot has happened since then.
- Antonio Banderas

Peace, plenty, and contentment reign throughout our borders,
and our beloved country presents a sublime moral spectacle to the world.
- James K. Polk

America is the best half-educated country in the world.
- Nicholas M. Butler

Generally speaking, historically in this country,
the care of a child has been thought of as female business.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

I don't know why people question the academic training of an athlete.
Fifty percent of the doctors in this country graduated
in the bottom half of their classes.
- Al McGuire

Many of our own people here in this country do not ask about computers,
telephones and television sets.
They ask - when will we get a road to our village.
- Thabo Mbeki

We are a model country where gender equality is concerned.
- Tarja Halonen

This country has come to feel the same when Congress
is in session as when the baby gets hold of a hammer.
- Will Rogers

More than any other in Western Europe,
Britain remains a country where a traveler has to think
twice before indulging in the ordinary food of ordinary people.
- Joseph Lelyveld

Patriots always talk of dying for their country and
never of killing for their country.
- Bertrand Russell

Sadly, embryonic stem cell research is completely legal
in this country and has been going on at universities
and research facilities for years.
- Mike Pence

True terror is to wake up one morning and discover
that your high school class is running the country.
- Kurt Vonnegut

Ninety eight percent of the adults in this country are decent,
hardworking, honest Americans.
It's the other lousy two percent that get all the publicity.
But then, we elected them.
- Lily Tomlin

The proper means of increasing the love we bear our
native country is to reside some time in a foreign one.
- William Shenstone

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.
- James A. Baldwin

Patriotism consists not in waving the flag,
but in striving that our country shall be righteous as well as strong.
- James Bryce

The only important thing I have to say is that my father
never fought against his country.
- Zinedine Zidane

So long as we have enough people in this country willing
to fight for their rights,
we'll be called a democracy.
- Roger Nash Baldwin

It is the patriotic duty of every man to lie for his country.
- Alfred Adler

Vote: the instrument and symbol of a freeman's power
to make a fool of himself and a wreck of his country.
- Ambrose Bierce

Too bad all the people who know how to run this country
are busy running taxicabs or cutting hair.
- George Burns

What the country needs are a few labor-making inventions.
- Arnold H. Glasow

Every man who repeats the dogma of Mill that one country
is no fit to rule another country must admit that one
class is not fit to rule another class.
- B. R. Ambedkar

And so, my fellow Americans,
ask not what your country can do for you;
ask what you can do for your country.
- John F. Kennedy

The love of one's country is a splendid thing.
But why should love stop at the border?
- Pablo Casals

In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of.
In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.
- Confucius

You could say that we are living in an internally globalized country.
- Ulrich Beck

As I think through the issue of funding the rebuilding of Iraq,
I think about the analogy of a bankruptcy proceeding.
There is no doubt that Iraq as a country is bankrupt.
- Arlen Specter

People write me from all over the country,
asking me, and sometimes even telling me,
what they think a poet laureate should do.
I found that immensely valuable.
- Rita Dove

On my passage thither, I discovered nothing remarkable
in the features of the country.
- William Henry Ashley

Ian and Sylvia, who, when you got right down to it,
were essentially country and western singers.
I just recorded his Four Strong Winds.
It's a wonderful song.
- Dave Van Ronk


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