— 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.
„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
— Anatole France French writer 1844 - 1924
L'Humanité (18 July 1922)
„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.