— Jean-Luc Godard French-Swiss film director, screenwriter and film critic 1930
„Having a child changes every aspect of your life — for the better, of course. The sacrifices are large, but what you get in return is even bigger than the sacrifices you make. I feel, in a sense, ready to die because you are living on in your child. Not literally, not ready to die — but you know, that sort of feeling in a profound way.“
— Heath Ledger Australian actor 1979 - 2008
November 2007 interview remarks quoted by Susan Chenery, "Who Is That Man?" http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,25197,23097733-15803,00.html, In Touch Weekly, January 23, 2008.
— Josemaría Escrivá Spanish theologian 1902 - 1975
„So long as a single one amongst your brothers has no vote to represent him in the development of the national life, so long as a single man, able and willing to work, languishes in poverty through want of work to do, you have no country in the sense in which country ought to exist-the country of all and for all.“
— Giuseppe Mazzini Italian patriot, politician and philosopher 1805 - 1872
„So turn it on, turn it up, and sing a long
This is real; this is your life in a song.
Yeah this is country music.“
— Brad Paisley American country music singer 1972
This Is Country Music.
— Anatole France French writer 1844 - 1924
L'Humanité (18 July 1922)
„Your job is not to die for your country. Your job is to get the other poor sonofabitch to die for his country.“
— Ben Bova American science fiction and science writer 1932
„America is a country ready to be taken—in fact, longing to be taken—by political leaders ready to restore democracy and trust to the political process.“
— Arianna Huffington Greek-American author and syndicated columnist 1950
— Anthony Doerr, All the Light We Cannot See
— Frank Buckles United States Army soldier and centenarian 1901 - 2011
New York Times Gail Collins, Op-Ed August 14, 2009.