America Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old america quotes, america sayings, and america proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


In the unlikely story that is America, there has never been anything false about hope.     

Barack Obama

United States: the country where liberty is a statue.     

Nicanor Parra

There is no America without labor, and to fleece the one is to rob the other.     

Abraham Lincoln

The thing that impresses me the most about America is the way parents obey their children.     

King Edward VIII

Anyone who believes the competitive spirit in America is dead has never been in a supermarket when the cashier opens another check-out line.     

Ann Landers

The idea of America is so wonderful because the more equal something is, the more American it is     

Andy Warhol

America is a land where men govern, but women rule.     

John Mason Brown

America's greatest strength, and its greatest weakness, is our belief in second chances, our belief that we can always start over, that things can be made better.     

Anthony Walton

The only foes that threaten America are the enemies at home, and these are ignorance, superstition and incompetence.     

Elbert Hubbard

America is not just a country, it's an idea.     

Bono

America's one of the finest countries anyone ever stole.     

Bobcat Goldthwaite

By heritage and by choice, the United States of America will make that stand.     

George W. Bush