• I do not belong to a nation because I speak the same language as they do; I belong to them because I feel the same pain as they did.
    ~ M. F. Moonzajer
  • Without the land there is no nation.
    ~ Sero Khanzadyan
  • One person is nothing. Two people are a nation.
    ~ Terry Pratchett
  • The greater ignorance towards a country is not ignoring what its politicians have to say, it is ignoring what the inmates in its prisons have to say.
    ~ Criss Jami
  • Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.
    ~ Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Those who want to reap the benefits of this great nation must bear the fatigue of supporting it.
    ~ Thomas Paine
  • Governing a great nation is like cooking a small fish - too much handling will spoil it.
    ~ Lao Tzu
  • What is true of the individual will be tomorrow true of the whole nation if individuals will but refuse to lose heart and hope.
    ~ Mahatma Gandhi
  • India is a geographical term. It is no more a united nation than the Equator.
    ~ Winston Churchill
  • A nation's culture resides in the hearts and in the soul of its people.
    ~ Mahatma Gandhi