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Here in America we are descended in blood and in spirit from revolutionists and rebels -- men and women who dare to dissent from accepted doctrine.s their heirs, may we never confuse honest dissent with disloyal subversion.
By: Indu Dhiman # 7
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There is a constant in the average American imagination and taste, for which the past must be preserved and celebrated in full-scale authentic copy; a philosophy of immortality as duplication. It dominates the relation with the self, with the past, not infrequently with the present, always with History and even with the European tradition.
By: Indu Dhiman # 7
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America is the world's living myth. There's no sense of wrong when you kill an American or blame America for some local disaster. This is our function, to be character types, to embody recurring themes that people can use to comfort themselves, justify themselves and so on. We're here to accommodate. Whatever people need, we provide. myth is a useful thing.
By: Indu Dhiman # 7
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On discovering America: It is the most beautiful land that human eyes have seen. There is no better land or people. They love their neighbors as they do themselves, and their speech is the world's softest; tame, and always with a smile.
By: Indu Dhiman # 7
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As Americans, our purpose is to make kinder the face of the nation and gentler the face of the world.
By: Indu Dhiman # 7
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One of the characteristics of American society is its reliance on individual initiative and voluntary action to achieve goals.
By: Indu Dhiman # 7
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Of all the nations in the world, the United States was built in nobody's image. It was the land of the unexpected, of unbounded hope, of ideals, of quest for an unknown perfection. It is all the more unfitting that we should offer ourselves in images.nd all the more fitting that the images which we make wittingly or unwittingly to sell America to the world should come back to haunt and curse us.
By: Indu Dhiman # 7
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The American people, over a period of more than two centuries, have already proved that they are willing to contribute generously of their money and goods to help others.
By: Indu Dhiman # 7
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America fears the unshaven legs, the unshaven men's cheeks, the aroma of perspiration, and the limp prick.bove all it fears the limp prick.
By: Indu Dhiman # 7
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Yanks don't seem to realise how much of a symbol their country is, how reflexively and unthinkingly foreigners use it to assign blame or take random pot-shots: it's like when you're at school and make fun of the teachers, giving them unseen peccadilos and lurid home lives. Suddenly the teacher was humanised, made 'one of us', struck by a real-life tragedy; for the first time, we felt protective of America....
By: Amit Kher # 20
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We have become a Nazi monster in the eyes of the whole world - bullies and bastards who would rather kill than live peacefully. We are whores for power and oil with hate and fear in our hearts.
By: Amit Kher # 20
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We don't know what we want, but we are ready to bite somebody to get it.
By: Amit Kher # 20
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Today there are only two kinds of Americans: patriots and neofascists.
By: Amit Kher # 20
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The things that will destroy America are property-at-any-price, peace-at-any-price, safety-first instead of duty-first, the love of soft living, and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
By: Amit Kher # 20
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The Statue of Liberty is no longer saying 'Give me your poor, your tired, your huddled masses. She's got a baseball bat and she's yelling, 'You want a piece of me?!'
By: Amit Kher # 20
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The organization of American society is an interlocking system of semi-monopolies notoriously venal, an electorate notoriously unenlightened, misled by a mass media notoriously phony.
By: Amit Kher # 20
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The older generation are leading this country to galloping ruin!
By: Amit Kher # 20
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The city's frightening now. That's the basis of my reaction to Las Vegas. It's not the city I wrote about. It's not the same place at all. You'll notice that even the - what do you call them? - milestone or trademark casinos are now gone.
By: Amit Kher # 20
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Protect everything, detect everything, contain everything - obsessional society. Save time. Save money. Save our souls - phobic society. Low tar. Low energy. Low calories. Low sex. Low speed - anorexic society.
By: Amit Kher # 20
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People putting their clothes on backward: Isn't that a sign of something gone wrong? ... People with their hats on backward, pants down around the crack, isn't that a sign of something, or are you waiting for Jesus to pull his pants up? Isn't it a sign of something when she has her dress all the way up ... and got all type of needles [piercings] going through her body? What part of Africa did this come from? We are not Africans. Those people are not Africans; they don't know a thing about Africa.
By: Amit Kher # 20
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People marched and were hit in the face with rocks to get an education, and now we've got these knuckleheads walking around ... The lower economic people are not holding up their end in this deal. These people are not parenting.
By: Amit Kher # 20
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