Citizenship Related Quotes



Our citizenship is in eternity; history is our temporary residence.

Erwin Mcmanus


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We need to discuss the basis of a new form of trust built on a meaningful form of citizenship appropriate for a republic.

Michael D. Higgins


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The reformers define the purpose of education as preparation for global competitiveness, higher education, or the workforce. They view students as "human capital" or "assets." One seldom sees any reference in their literature or public declarations to the importance of developing full persons to assume the responsibilities of citizenship.

Diane Ravitch


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“We at IU Kokomo are going to work in a collaborative manner with government, nonprofit, and business leaders. Our goal is to bring a sense of relying on education to provide a mindset focused on innovation, entrepreneurship, knowledge, skills and citizenship. (Michael Harris Chancellor IU Kokomo).”

Michael Harris


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“Almighty God, we make our earnest prayer that Thou wilt keep the United States in Thy holy protection; that Thou wilt incline the hearts of the citizens to cultivate a spirit of subordination and obedience to government”

George Washington


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Millions of us, myself included, go back generations in this country, with ancestors who put in the painstaking work to become citizens. So we don't like the notion that anyone might get a free pass to American citizenship.

Barack Obama


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“Even people who don't understand same sex marriage understand this country never, ever allowed for second-class citizenship. This battle will be won eventually.”

Deb Price


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Remember the Dreamers whose patriotism was praised when the Democratic House passed, and the Senate filibustered - the DREAM Act in 2010? Washington promised a path to citizenship, not just a roadblock to deportation.

Christine Pelosi


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I may have made a mistake in renouncing my Canadian citizenship, which I have never ceased to promise to try to regain.

Conrad Black


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If 'little George Dubya Bush' wins, we are going to apply for Canadian citizenship.

Eddie Vedder


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