American Related Quotes



It seems that American patriotism measures itself against an outcast group. The right Americans are the right Americans because they're not like the wrong Americans, who are not really Americans.

Eric Hobsbawm


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Being religious is quintessentially American.

Denis Mcdonough


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We need to forge a whole new energy and American Dream.

Will.i.am


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“As a rule we develop a borrowed European idea forward, and. . . Europe develops a borrowed American idea backwards.”

Mark Twain


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“The most common trait of all primitive peoples is a reverence for the life-giving earth, and the Native American shared this elemental ethic: The land was alive to his loving touch, and he, its son, was brother to all creatures.”

Stewart L. Udall


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George Wendt is a saint. And one of the finest American actors that we have.

Max Greenfield


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“[Other things upset Paul, like the cover featuring the black American revolutionary Angela Davis.] I just couldn't bear these attacks, ... It was terrible to leave. Their laughter was so infectious. In many ways it was the most uncomfortable decision I've ever made in my life. I felt I was abandoning Richard. I did feel a sense in which I was deserting my friend. He obviously felt that. He was very shaken.”

Harry Thompson


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“We played with Superchunk on our first American tour. We've always liked the records they release. They're a good, classic indie label, and they're genuine fans of music. And they're really just as enthusiastic about it as they were when we first met them.”

Norman Blake


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The superman exists and he's American.

Alan Moore


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“The American people already have serious concerns about the Bush-Cheney administration giving Halliburton $7 billion in no-bid Iraq contracts. These new reports about accounting gimmicks at Halliburton while Cheney was CEO only reinforce those concerns. It's no wonder people think this White House has trouble with the truth and lacks credibility.”

Chad Clanton


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