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China has no income tax, no unemployment and not a single soldier outside its borders.

Author: Chou En Lai (1898-1976)

Profession: Chinese Communist Leader

Be England what she will, with all her faults she is my country still.

Author: Randolph Churchill (1911-1968)

Profession: British Journalist

Russia is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma. [About Russia]

Author: Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

The maxim of the British people is ''Business as usual.''

Author: Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

The soil of their native land is dear to all the hearts of mankind.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician

I do not call the sod under my feet my country; but language -- religion -- government -- blood -- identity in these makes men of one country.

Author: Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834)

Profession: British Poet, Critic, Philosopher

There's always something fishy about the French.

Author: Noel Coward (1899-1973)

Profession: British Writer

God made the country and man made the town.

Author: William Cowper (1731-1800)

Profession: British Poet

Nations have always good reasons for being what they are, and the best of all is that they cannot be otherwise.

Author: Marquis De Custine (1790-1857)

Profession: French Traveler, Author

The wealth and prosperity of the country are only the comeliness of the body, the fullness of the flesh and fat; but the spirit is independent of them; it requires only muscle, bone and nerve for the true exercise of its functions. We cannot lose our liberty, because we cannot cease to think.

Author: Sir Humphrey Davy (1778-1829)

Profession: British Chemist

The more I saw of foreign countries the more I loved my own.

Author: De Delloy

Profession:

Great countries are those that produce great people.

Author: Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

Nationality is the miracle of political independence; race is the principle of physical analogy.

Author: Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

Canada has never been a melting pot; more like a tossed salad.

Author: Arnold Edinborough

Profession:

How can you govern a country with two hundred and forty six varieties of cheese?

Author: Charles De Gaulle (1890-1970)

Profession: French President during World War II