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United States

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Birth United

The United States is the ultimate land of optimistic promise, but it also gave birth to quintessentially pessimistic tragedy: 'Moby-Dick.'

- A. N. Wilson

Been Assault

I have been under assault by the liberal media in the United States.

- Aaron Klein

Flag Ideals

To me, the flag represents the greatest ideals of the United States of America, not the worst, but different people look at different things and have different feelings about it. That's what freedom of expression is all about.

- Aaron Rodgers

Think Desire

I think that slavery is wrong, morally, socially and politically. I desire that it should be no further spread in these United States, and I should not object if it should gradually terminate in the whole Union.

- Abraham Lincoln

Leader Other

There is not a single Muslim leader today who has the courage and commitment to defend Islam and Muslims, they are all in awe of the United States and other Western powers, and are indebted to them.

- Abu Bakar Bashir


The most abundant resources that we possess amongst the 1.5 million nonprofits in the United States are passion and knowledge, yet our most scarce resource is collaboration.

- Adam Braun

I Am Proud

I am proud to be a member of the Congress of the United States.

- Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.


The United States may be a religious nation. But it is also a nation with a strong commitment to separation of church and state.

- Adam Cohen

United Could

If there's one organization in the United States that could work on its communication skills, it's the military.

- Adam Driver

Trust Been

The bonds of trust between the United States and Israel have been frayed, but even the hostility and disrespect the Obama administration has shown has not severed those bonds.

- Adam Hasner

Think Been

I think the tradition of well-written history hasn't been squashed out of the academic world as much in Britain as it has in the United States.

- Adam Hochschild


There is perhaps no better way to appreciate the dizzying stupidity of the United States than to chat with 25 consecutive morning radio hosts.

- Adam Mansbach

Give United

Poland is an ally of the United States of America. It was our duty to show that we are a reliable, loyal, and predictable ally. America needed our help, and we had to give it.

- Adam Michnik

Some United

Some argue that recognition of the genocide has become even more problematic now, when the world is at war with terrorism and the United States cannot afford to offend the sensibility of our Turkish ally.

- Adam Schiff


If you really think about the fabric of the United States, or the finance of any economy, finance is a true underpinning of what makes the economy great - if it can be done successfully, responsibly, and with a client orientation.

- Adena Friedman

Private Been

We have the Nasdaq private market. But we also want to make sure that every investor has an opportunity to ultimately join in growth and the success of these great companies that we have that have been formed in the United States.

- Adena Friedman

Think Reason

The best reason I can think of for not running for President of the United States is that you have to shave twice a day.

- Adlai E. Stevenson

Like United

Saskatchewan is much like Texas - except it's more friendly to the United States.

- Adlai Stevenson


Any Mexican, would recognise that Mexico was abused, undervalued and downgraded in international circles, most of all by the United States.

- Adolfo Aguilar Zinser


Mexico is intensely affected by all kinds of things that are shipped into this country from the United States.

- Adolfo Aguilar Zinser

Country Yard

The understanding that the political and intellectual class of the United States has of Mexico is a country whose position is that of a back yard.

- Adolfo Aguilar Zinser

Through Area

Hip-hop went through different stages, from the beginning in the streets of the Bronx, to the whole Tri-State area and then to the rest of the United States and the rest of the world.

- Afrika Bambaataa

Want United

As an instructor at Alexandria University, I did research that was published in international journals. Although I left to pursue a doctorate in the United States, it was not for want of a good life.

- Ahmed Zewail


The partnership between the United States and Egypt is crucial to both countries, and it can't be predicated on political manipulation and threats of withholding aid.

- Ahmed Zewail

Africa Which

The uniqueness of the United States in human history is the United States is the first global power in human history which emerged far away from Africa or Asia, which is the main land of human history.

- Ahmet Davutoglu

New Crisis

Because of the economic crisis, China and the United States are bound together. This is a totally new phenomenon, and nobody will fight for ideology anymore. It's all about business.

- Ai Weiwei

Country Big

The United States is a big country but unfortunately it seems it has the brain of a little bird not befitting the greatness of the country.

- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

Devoted Very

Both of them were the children of the United States. They sacrificed their children for the benefit of the others. But they were not very devoted children of the United States.

- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani


And I gave this directive to them, that if they free our assets in the United States, that would be a sign of goodwill. I have the same idea this time.

- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

I Am Happy

I'm not satisfied with the progress of the work, but I am happy that the talks are going on. It might have a negative effect if the United States joins.

- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

Bad United

We don't have any bad memories of the people of the United States.

- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani


If we have any problems, it's always with the government of the United States.

- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

United Took

During my service in the United States Congress, I took the initiative in creating the Internet.

- Al Gore

Next United

I am Al Gore, and I used to be the next president of the United States of America.

- Al Gore

United Based

I have faith in the United States and our ability to make good decisions based on the facts.

- Al Gore

United Been

Pakistan's being an ally and helping the United States, we ought to show Pakistan that we are appreciative for the help that's been extended.

- Al Green

Country New

Watching the scenes out of New Orleans, if you turn down the sound it could be the Sudan or any Third World country. But it's not. it's the United States of America.

- Al Roker


The United States government has the obligation to educate all young people in this country.

- Al Sharpton

World United

The United States has got to adopt a policy of befriending and creating allies around the world.

- Al Sharpton

More Middle

I believe the government of the United States should re-examine its policies in the Middle East and adopt a more balanced stance toward the Palestinian cause.

- Al-Waleed bin Talal


Atheism is having a heyday in the born-again United States.

- Alain de Botton


Any confrontation, such as a verbal one with the United States, would be harmful for everybody.

- Alain Juppe


For me, the country where I feel good, where I feel in harmony with the lifestyle and fundamental values, is the United States - more than any other country.

- Alain Juppe


We don't have an Official Secrets Act in the United States, as other countries do. Under the First Amendment, freedom of the press, freedom of speech, and freedom of association are more important than protecting secrets.

- Alan Dershowitz

Peace United

Israel can't make peace without the clear support of the United States.

- Alan Dershowitz

Will United

What the United States has to do is send a clear message to Iran that they will not be able to develop nuclear weapons. Why endure the difficulty of sanctions if they are not going to be able to develop nuclear weapons anyway?

- Alan Dershowitz


The United States can pay any debt it has because we can always print money to do that. So there is zero probability of default.

- Alan Greenspan

How How Much

There is a limit to how much the United States Treasury can borrow.

- Alan Greenspan

Profits Very

Europe is very critical to the United States in the sense not only do we have a fourth of our exports there, but more importantly, a significant proportion of the foreign affiliate profits in fact, half of U.S. corporations, are in Europe.

- Alan Greenspan


In known history, nobody has had such capacity for altering the universe than the people of the United States of America. And nobody has gone about it in such an aggressive way.

- Alan Watts

Black United

The United States is not a nation of black and white people. Any fool can see that white people are not really white, and that black people are not black.

- Albert Murray


I have strongly rejected the proposal to pardon and transfer her to the United States. I do not have the legal power to pardon terrorists and even if I did, I would not use it.

- Alberto Fujimori


The Department of Justice is a member of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States.

- Alberto Gonzales


Today, barely 5 percent of all containers coming into the United States through our ports are scanned.

- Alcee Hastings

United Idea

I wanted to be president of the United States. I really did. The older I get, the less preposterous the idea seems.

- Alec Baldwin

Think United

I think my exact comment was that if Bush won it would be a good time to leave the United States. I'm not necessarily going to leave the United States.

- Alec Baldwin

United Taste

When you taste a mango in the United States, it's just tasteless.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

New Brought

When I brought 'El Topo' to New York, no one understood the picture. But John Lennon understood. John and Yoko Ono, they presented 'El Topo' in the United States; they introduced it.

- Alejandro Jodorowsky

Which Very

And we want to develop our strategy to partnership and friendship with the United States, which is connected with a very rich history but what is very important for our future.

- Aleksander Kwasniewski


The notion that employees and companies have a social contract with each other that goes beyond a paycheck has largely vanished in United States business.

- Alex Berenson

Been United

For as long as anyone can remember, reliable, cheap electricity has been taken for granted in the United States.

- Alex Berenson


Publicly traded United States companies report sales and profits to investors every quarter.

- Alex Berenson

United Had

I had first come to Berlin in 1990, on a search for someplace to live besides the United States.

- Alexander Chee

Think United

I think I should be a president. President of the United States.

- Alexander McQueen


In 2004, I joined my father, John Kerry, on the trail in his bid for the United States presidency.

- Alexandra Kerry

Forming Thus

In the United States, the majority undertakes to supply a multitude of ready-made opinions for the use of individuals, who are thus relieved from the necessity of forming opinions of their own.

- Alexis de Tocqueville

United Which

There is hardly a political question in the United States which does not sooner or later turn into a judicial one.

- Alexis de Tocqueville

Here United

It thrills me to write reference letters for enterprising founders who are looking to get visas to start their companies here, to create value and jobs for these United States.

- Alexis Ohanian

United Here

We believe content relationships are compelling draws even where paid-TV-provided guides are prevalent, such as here in the United States.

- Alfred Amoroso

Country Role

United States is a great Country and has its effective role on the international arena, so we have to boost our relations with it, in order to achieve peace and stability in our region and the world.

- Ali Abdullah Saleh


It was easy to present figures demonstrating the contrast between lead work in the United States under conditions of neglect and ignorance, and comparable work in England and Germany, under intelligent control.

- Alice Hamilton

Country Will

How long will it take the citizens of the United States, one wonders, to recognize that the house their country bombed in Iraq is the same one they were living in until it was foreclosed?

- Alice Walker


I live on the West Coast of the United States, and yet the air that I breathe is sometimes the same air that was being breathed in China the day before.

- Alice Walker

Been Some

I was distressed that after 9/11, when the United States was attacked by terrorists, the United States' response was to attack Afghanistan, where some of the terrorists had been.

- Alice Walker

United Joint

Compared to the United States, physicians in Europe have a much more conservative approach to joint replacement in general.

- Allen Boyd

Which Works

The Archivist of the United States essentially works for the American people across partisan lines and not, regardless of which Administration nominates the person, for a particular President or political party.

- Allen Weinstein

Here Over

Liberal progressivism evolved after our Constitution. It has repeatedly failed all over the world so why do we think it could be successful here in the United States of America?

- Allen West


I spent 22 years in the United States military, so I'm a pretty strategic level thinker.

- Allen West


When more Americans prefer freebies to freedom, these great United States will become a fertile ground for tyranny.

- Allen West

Bad United

The prejudice was so bad in the United States at that time that a dark person with a white person would not be served in a restaurant. My father, mother, and I would try it occasionally. We would sit there, and the food would never come.

- Amar Bose


It is illegal for foreign entities to buy political ads in the United States. But that didn't stop the purchase of thousands of political ads on Facebook, paid for - in rubles - by foreigners.

- Amy Klobuchar

Reform Badly

It is clear that United States immigration policy is badly in need of reform.

- Ander Crenshaw

Like Putting

Celebrities like to pay lip service to causes but rarely do so by putting their lives in peril. And even more rarely do they do so in the name of the United States of America, not on their own behalf.

- Andrew Breitbart

Vice United

In a media instant, Sarah Palin went from an unknown moose hunter to a mass phenomenon on the precipice of becoming the vice president of the United States.

- Andrew Breitbart

Think Here

I think that in the near term the only threat to demand is some form of recession here in the United States.

- Andrew Gould

Need Large

Obviously the shift to gas and the need for large amounts of gas in the United States is going to be a major focus of attention on the part of producers.

- Andrew Gould

Year Wounds

As the criminal, sinful war in Iraq enters its third year, the president goes to Europe to heal the wounds between the United States and its former allies, on his own terms of course.

- Andrew Greeley


It was settled by the Constitution, the laws, and the whole practice of the government that the entire executive power is vested in the President of the United States.

- Andrew Jackson

Will United

I have taken an oath already to the United States of America to protect and defend the Constitution. That is the only oath I will take.

- Andrew McCabe


The United States lost the nuclear-powered submarine Thresher 100 miles east of Cape Cod in 1963, and the submarine Scorpion sank in 1968 in more than 10,000 feet of water 400 miles southwest of the Azores.

- Andrew Rosenthal


There are 80 million moms in the United States. Forty million stay at home with their children.

- Andrew Shue

My Life

Everything that has happened in my life is because of good government and because the United States of America was the greatest nation on the face of the earth.

- Andrew Young


I see the war problem as an economic problem, a business problem, a cultural problem, an educational problem - everything but a military problem. There's no military solution. There is a business solution - and the sooner we can provide jobs, not with our money, but the United States has to provide the framework.

- Andrew Young

United Issue

I would say the issue for the labor movement in the United States is not structural... there is no correlation between the success of workers and how the labor movement is structured.

- Andy Stern


Hollywood... was the place where the United States perpetrated itself as a universal dream and put the dream into mass production.

- Angela Carter

Here Note

Let me say this on a personal note. Without the United States of America, I would in all probably not be able to stand here before you today.

- Angela Merkel

Need Needs

So Europe needs to be competitive and we also need to be competitive if we wish to remain an interesting economic partner for the United States. This has to be done on the basis of strength, of competitiveness.

- Angela Merkel

Always Been

The common goals of Puerto Rico and the United States have always been for the benefit of both.

- Anibal Acevedo Vila

World Will

The war in Iraq has fractured the political will of the United States and the world.

- Anibal Acevedo Vila

Never Would

I would never tell the president of the United States not to come to my district.

- Ann Callis