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70+ Patriotism Quotes

Patriotism is one of the most important virtues that human being needs. Our country should be loved by us. Read 70+ patriotism quotes to be patriotic.



1. Patriotism consists not in waving the flag, but in striving that our country shall be righteous as well as strong. James Bryce
2. Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism. George Washington
3. Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first; nationalism, when hate for people other than your own comes first. Charles de Gaulle
4. Fighting corruption is not just good governance. It's self-defense. It's patriotism. Joe Biden
5. True patriotism hates injustice in its own land more than anywhere else. Clarence Darrow
6. The patriot volunteer, fighting for country and his rights, makes the most reliable soldier on earth. Stonewall Jackson
7. It was patriotism, not communism, that inspired me. Ho Chi Minh
8. Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all others because you were born in it. George Bernard Shaw
9. Real patriotism is a willingness to challenge the government when it's wrong. Ron Paul
10. Patriotism must be founded on great principals and supported by great virtue. Henry IV of England
11. Patriotism demands of us sustained sacrifice. Chiang Kai-shek
12. Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious. Oscar Wilde
13. Patriotism is the secret resource of a successful society. Michael Ignatieff
14. Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons. Bertrand Russell
15. Totalitarianism is patriotism institutionalized. Steve Allen
16. Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism. George Orwell
17. Patriotism was a living fire of unquestioned belief and purpose. Frank Knox
18. Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel. Samuel Johnson
19. Patriotism is a kind of religion; it is the egg from which wars are hatched. Guy de Maupassant
20. I think patriotism is never racism. Marine Le Pen
21. Patriotism has no appeal to us; justice has. Party has no weight with us; principle has. Loyalty is meaningless; it depends on what one is loyal to. A. Philip Randolph
22. Patriotism is an instant reaction that fades away when the war starts. Mick Jagger
23. Patriotism is often an arbitrary veneration of real estate above principles. George Jean Nathan
24. Some versions of patriotism come close to the tribal, which we all want to surpass, and some don't. Todd Gitlin
25. Patriotism is best exemplified through auto-critique. Henry Louis Gates
26. Patriotism is an indispensable weapon in the defense of civilization against barbarism. Bill Kristol
27. Let's give some substance to patriotism. It may take a generation. Richard Dreyfuss
28. There's a fine line between patriotism and corn. David L. Wolper
29. Patriots don't let their nation default. Gary Ackerman
30. Patriotism is the religion of hell. James Branch Cabell
31. Patriotism is supporting your country all the time and your government when it deserves it. Mark Twain
32. Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious. Oscar Wilde
33. Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel. Samuel Johnson
34. Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country. Bertrand Russell
35. What is patriotism but the love of the food one ate as a child? Lin Yutang
36. Patriotism means to stand by the country. It does not mean to stand by the president or any other public official. Theodore Roosevelt
37. Belgium is the best remedy against patriotism. Geert van Istendael
38. Patriotism is the belief that not all human lives are worth the same. Tao Lin
39. Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism. George Orwell
40. Patriotism is nationalism, and always leads to war. Helen Caldicott
41. The religion of Hell is patriotism, and the government is an enlightened democracy. James Cabell Branch
42. Patriotism is the narcissism of countries. Mokokoma Mokhonoana
43. Nationalism is not to be confused with patriotism. George Orwell
44. Patriotism, that least discerning of passions. Jorge Luis Borges
45. Patriotism is a villain's last refuge. Xiaobo Liu
46. Patriotism is about a desire for progress, not a yearning for repetition. Gina Barreca
47. Dissent is the highest form of patriotism. Kyle Kulinski
48. Patriotism means to stand by the people, not to stand by the party. Sumit Agarwal
49. Patriotism is the product of successful systematic indoctrination. Dane Whalen
50. True patriotism hates injustice in its own land more than anywhere else. Clarence Darrow
51. Real patriotism is a willingness to challenge the government when it's wrong. Ron Paul
52. Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all other countries because you were born in it. George Bernard Shaw
53. Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious. Oscar Wilde
54. Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel. Samuel Johnson
55. To oppose corruption in government is the highest obligation of patriotism. G. Edward Griffin
56. The greatest patriotism is to tell your country when it is behaving dishonorably, foolishly, viciously. The greatest patriotism is to tell your country when it is behaving dishonorably, foolishly, viciously. Julian Barnes
57. The essence of patriotism is the sacrifice of personal interest to public welfare. William H. Burnham
58. Patriotism is a religion, the egg from which wars are hatched. Guy De Maupassant
59. You'll never have a quiet world until you knock the patriotism out of the human race. George Bernard Shaw
60. Patriotism is a menace to liberty. Emma Goldman
61. Patriotism can results in racism. Irfan Ullah Hosain
62. Patriotism is the primary moral armor of our ground combatants. Dick Couch
63. The only difference between Patriotism and Brand loyalty is that the latter doesn't kill you. Mohammad Rafiq Teli
64. Patriotism is too deep a feeling to depict in the posing for a photograph. Charlie Chaplin
65. Totalitarianism is patriotism institutionalized. Steve Allen
66. The time has come for nations to sell their patriotism and buy wisdom. M.F. Moonzajer
67. Patriotism is being convinced your country is better because you were born in it. Jacob M. Appel
68. Patriotism is not enough. I must have no hatred or bitterness towards anyone. Edith Cavell
69. Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all other countries because you were born in it. George Bernard Shaw
70. Patriotism is merely deeply-rooted government brand loyalty. Bryant McGill
71. Patriotism is racism for the modern era. Michelle Templet

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