Moses' Collection of Quotations

Patriotism, America, Freedom

"God bless America, land that I love." Irving Berlin, (1888–1989), US composer of popular music

"I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy. My sons ought to study mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history, naval architecture, navigation, commerce, and agriculture in order to give their children a right to study paintings, poetry, music, architecture, statuary, tapestry, and porcelain." John Adams, (1735–1826), 2nd president of the US 1797–1801

"In war, resolution; in defeat defiance; in victory, magnanimity; in peace, goodwill." Winston Churchill, (1874–1965), British statesman; prime minister 1940–45 and 1951–55, The Last Lion - Visions of Glory 1874 - 1932 by William Manchester

"Living in freedom and defending freedom are two sides of one and the same coin." Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany

"The future is bought with the present." Samuel Johnson, (1709–84), British lexicographer, writer, critic, and conversationalist; known as Dr. Johnson

"The responsibility of a great state is to serve and not to dominate the world." Harry S. Truman, (May 8, 1884 – December 26, 1972) was the 33rd President of the United States (1945–53).

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