Patriotism is voluntary. It is a feeling of loyalty and allegiance that is the result of knowledge and belief. A patriot shows their their patriotism through their actions, by their choice.
By : Jesse Ventura
I wanted my children to have the same exposure to the water I had. My strongest memories of Northeast Harbor are going in a small Whaler with my dad, looking for osprey.
By : Parker Stevenson
I never saw my grandfather because he had died before I was born, but I have good memories of my grandmother and of how she could play the piano at the old house.
By : John Forbes Nash, Jr.
The ability of players to jump teams when their contracts are up has hurt fan loyalty.
By : Will McDonough
Besides pride, loyalty, discipline, heart, and mind, confidence is the key to all the locks.
By : Joe Paterno
One of my earliest memories... I knew three full verses of the Star Spangled Banner when I was seven or eight years old. And one of the nuns discovered this phenomenon and I was actually sent around from classroom to classroom to do the whole thing.
By : Dave Van Ronk
Loyalty will not permit envy, hate, and uncharitableness to creep into our public thinking.
By : Bainbridge Colby
Anyone who thinks that the vice-president can take a position independent of the president of his administration simply has no knowledge of politics or government. You are his choice in a political marriage, and he expects your absolute loyalty.
By : Hubert H. Humphrey
A man's country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.
By : George William Curtis