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We cannot build a viable state with a country that is disintegrating into small pieces. Mahmoud Abbas

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I have started that which the country will not willingly let die. Cleveland Abbe

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

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

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My London constituency in Hackney has one of the highest levels of gun crime in the country. But the problem is no longer confined to inner city areas. Gun crime has spread to communities all over Britain. Diane Abbott

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But the truth of the matter is that there is there is an opportunity for them to participate in the economic and political future of the country and certainly in the security life of the country. John Abizaid

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I think you will see a lot of strains develop in the political process that will result in violence everywhere in the country - but it's controllable, it's workable and it will lead to a much better future for these people. John Abizaid

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It was in the Papal States that I studied the Roman Question. I traveled over every part of the country; I conversed with men of all opinions, examined things very closely, and collected my information on the spot. Edmond About

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While we are guarding the country, we must accept being the guardian of the finest ethics. The country needs it and we must do it. Creighton W. Abrams, Jr.

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No other country in the world gives protection like that, but it is not absolute protection. People sometimes meet that high burden and win libel suits, and in those cases I think they ought to win. Floyd Abrams

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It's amazing how, age after age, in country after country, and in all languages, Shakespeare emerges as incomparable. M. H. Abrams

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And internalization is used in this country as a very effective political tool. Kathy Acker

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I think what we have in this country is a little more dangerous in a way because it can't be seen fully. It's sorta internal censorship. We censor each other. Kathy Acker

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One of the reasons I think the ultra right-wing has such power in this country is that no one talks out. Kathy Acker

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It began in mystery, and it will end in mystery, but what a savage and beautiful country lies in between. Diane Ackerman

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Far from being the product of a democratic revolution and of an opposition to English institutions, the constitution of the United States was the result of a powerful reaction against democracy, and in favor of the traditions of the mother country. John Acton

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The most certain test by which we judge whether a country is really free is the amount of security enjoyed by minorities. John Acton

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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 superior to authority. Lord Acton

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What this country needs is a good five-cent nickel. Frank Adams

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The trouble with this country is that there are too many politicians who believe, with a conviction based on experience, that you can fool all of the people all of the time. Franklin P. Adams

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There are plenty of good five cent cigars in the country. The trouble is they cost a quarter. Franklin P. Adams

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My country has contrived for me the most insignificant office that ever the invention of man contrived or his imagination conceived. John Adams

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New Jersey is the first state in the country to agree to treat gay and unmarried couples the same as married couples. Michael Adams

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He who is void of virtuous attachments in private life is, or very soon will be, void of all regard for his country. There is seldom an instance of a man guilty of betraying his country, who had not before lost the feeling of moral obligations in his private connections. Samuel Adams

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The liberties of our country, the freedom of our civil constitution, are worth defending against all hazards: And it is our duty to defend them against all attacks. Samuel Adams