Patriotism quotes are listed in the article below. Read the following famous quotations and sayings on patriotism to know more.

Patriotism Quotes

Patriotism is the devotion that a countryman feels for the soil that he or she belongs to. The country that one belongs to holds a special place in one’s heart. A true patriot fights for his motherland. If some foreign attackers come to conquer their nation then they are even ready to lay down their lives to save their motherland. In today’s world it means more than fighting wars; it also entails contributing to the country’s development, paying taxes and obeying laws and being a good citizen. Read the famous quotations and sayings about patriotism to know more.

America - a great social and economic experiment, noble in motive and far-reaching in purpose.

- Herbert Hoover

Even if I died in the service of the nation, I would be proud of it. Every drop of my blood... will contribute to the growth of this nation and to make it strong and dynamic.

- Indira Gandhi

One must beware of ministers who can do nothing without money, and those who want to do everything with money.

- Indira Gandhi

A man who is good enough to shed his blood for the country is good enough to be given a square deal after wards.

- Theodore Roosevelt

I dream of an Africa which is in peace with itself.

- Nelson Mandela

If there are dreams about a beautiful South Africa, there are also roads that lead to their goal. Two of these roads could be named Goodness and Forgiveness.

- Nelson Mandela

My country is the world, and my religion is to do good.

- Thomas Paine

I think I've been a great citizen.

- O. J. Simpson

If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.

- Dolly Parton

North Americans don't understand... that our country is not just Cuba; our country is also humanity.

- Fidel Castro

Vote early and vote often.

- Al Capone

You're not supposed to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who says it.

- Malcolm X

A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.

- Edward Abbey

Say what you like about my bloody murderous government,' I says, 'but don't insult me poor bleedin' country.

- Edward Abbey

If I were to live my life over again, I would be an American. I would steep myself in America, I would know no other land.

- Henry James

One of the great attractions of patriotism - it fulfills our worst wishes. In the person of our nation we are able, vicariously, to bully and cheat. Bully and cheat, what's more, with a feeling that we are profoundly virtuous.

- Aldous Huxley

America, I've given you all and now I'm nothing.

- Allen Ginsberg

The whole life of an American is passed like a game of chance, a revolutionary crisis, or a battle.

- Alexis de Tocqueville

It is better, as far as getting the vote is concerned, I believe, to have a small, united group than an immense debating society.

- Alice Paul

Unless India stands up to the world, no one will respect us. In this world, fear has no place. Only strength respects strength.

- Abdul Kalam

Let us form one body, one heart, and defend to the last warrior our country, our homes, our liberty, and the graves of our fathers.

- Tecumseh

I would give up everything rather than have the blood of white men upon the hands of my people.

- Chief Joseph

Unless our conception of patriotism is progressive, it cannot hope to embody the real affection and the real interest of the nation.

- Jane Addams

I am not going to answer to this so-called court, out of respect for the truth and the will of the Iraqi people. I've said what I've said, and I'm not guilty.

- Saddam Hussein

Remember the valiant Iraqi peasant and how he shot down an American Apache with an old weapon.

- Saddam Hussein

We are ready to sacrifice our souls, our children and our families so as not to give up Iraq. We say this so no one will think that America is capable of breaki

- Saddam Hussein

It is not in the nature of politics that the best men should be elected. The best men do not want to govern their fellowmen.

- George MacDonald

My dream is of a place and a time where America will once again be seen as the last best hope of earth.

- Abraham Lincoln

When I die India will be found engraved on my heart.

- Queen Mary

The man who prefers his country before any other duty shows the same spirit as the man who surrenders every right to the state. They both deny that right is supuerior to authority.

- Lord Acton

We must always remember that America is a great nation today not because of what government did for people but because of what people did for themselves and for one another.

- Richard M. Nixon

It was patriotism, not communism, that inspired me.

- Ho Chi Minh

What this country needs what every country needs occasionally is a good hard bloody war to revive the vice of patriotism on which its existence as a nation depends.

- Ambrose Bierce

A self-respecting nation is ready for anything, including war, except for a renunciation of its option to make war.

- Simone Weil

Our country may be likened to a new house. We lack many things, but we possess the most precious of all -- liberty!

- James Monroe

National honor is the national property of the highest value.

- James Monroe

They wrote in the old days that it is sweet and fitting to die for one's country. But in modern war, there is nothing sweet nor fitting in your dying. You will die like a dog for no good reason.

- Ernest Hemingway

America is my country and Paris is my hometown.

- Gertrude Stein

You don't need to be straight to fight and die for your country. You just need to shoot straight.

- Barry Goldwater

Everything that I have professionally, and so much of what I have personally, is because of this great, fair city, and to see it being drowned like this is almost unbearable.

- Harry Connick, Jr.

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