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We travel by plane, oftener than not, and yet the spirit of our country [United States of America] seems to have remained a country of railroads.
A nation will not count the sacrifice it makes, if it supposes it is engaged in a struggle for its fame, its influence and its existence.
The quality of the thought differences the Egyptian and the Roman, the Austrian and the American.
There is a genius of a nation, which is not to be found in the numerical citizens, but which characterizes the society.
Nothing is good for a nation but that which arises from its own core and its own general wants, without apish imitation of another.
Men may be linked in friendship. Nations are linked only by interests.
A nation without dregs and malcontents, is orderly, decent, peaceful and pleasant, but perhaps without the seed of things to come.
Size is not grandeur, and territory does not make a nation.
Every country should realize that its turn at world domination, domination because its rights coincided more or less with the character or progress of the epoch, must terminate with the change brought about by this progress.
A nation can be no stronger abroad than she is at home. Only an America which practices what it preaches about equal rights and social justice will be respected by those whose choice affects our future.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.