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Read These American Quotes: Stars and Stripes Are Not America's Only Identity


America has seen a confluence of religions, races, and cultures, like no other nation has. Yet it goes on assimilating myriad tastes into its giant cosmopolitan belly. You can be American without having to surrender your native moorings. That's because America is about liberty. You have the right to choose. Read these American quotes to know America.

Thomas Jefferson
The cement of this union is the heart-blood of every American.

George W. Bush
The wisest use of American strength is to advance freedom.

Gore Vidal
The more money an American accumulates, the less interesting he becomes.

Ronald Reagan
America is too great for small dreams.

Patrick Henry
I know of no way of judging of the future but by the past.

Frederick J. Turner
America has been another name for opportunity.

Alexis de Tocqueville
America is a land of wonders, in which everything is in constant motion and every change seems an improvement.

Elbert Hubbard
An American religion: Work, play, breathe, bathe, study, live, laugh, and love.

Benjamin Franklin
Where liberty dwells, there is my country.

Franklin D. Roosevelt
Here is my principle: Taxes shall be levied according to ability to pay. That is the only American principle.

Mark Twain
There is no distinctly American criminal class -- except Congress.

Woodrow Wilson
The American Revolution was a beginning, not a consummation.

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

Paula Abdul
American Idol has taken over my whole life.

Michael Jackson
I'm a black American, I am proud of my race. I am proud of who I am. I have a lot of pride and dignity.

Dan Quayle
We're going to have the best-educated American people in the world.

Charles W. Eliot
The strikebreaker is the hero of American industry.

Barbra Streisand
It's like an American tradition. A person gets successful and then he's supposed to change for the worse. It's silly.

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