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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
As citizens of this democracy, you are the rulers and the ruled, the law-givers and the law-abiding, the beginning and the end.
Adlai E. Stevenson
Bad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote.
George Jean Nathan
Citizenship is what makes a republic; monarchies can get along without it
Mark Twain
Every citizen should be a soldier. This was the case with the Greeks and Romans, and must be that of every free state.
Thomas Jefferson
Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history
Abraham Lincoln
I am a citizen, not of Athens or Greece, but of the world
Socrates
I think if the people of this country can be reached with the truth, their judgment will be in favor of the many, as against the privileged few
Eleanor Roosevelt
If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem.
Abraham Lincoln
It is not always the same thing to be a good man and a good citizen.
Aristotle
The best principles of our republic secure to all its citizens a perfect equality of rights.
Thomas Jefferson
The first requisite of a good citizen in this republic of ours is that he shall be able and willing to pull his own weight.
Theodore Roosevelt
This Nation was founded by men of many nations and backgrounds. It was founded on the principle that all men are created equal, and that the rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
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