Phrases about 'Country'

We wish to be treated 'not as ordinary prisoners,' for we are not criminals. We admit no crime - unless, that is, the love of one's people and country is a crime.

Author: Bobby Sands - Irish Activist
  Love , People , Wish , Country


We protect aspirin bottles in this country better than we protect guns from accidents by children.

Author: Gloria Estefan - American Musician
  Children , Better , Country , Accidents


If for no other reason than the energy crisis now facing this country, the federal government should be eager to become partners with us in rebuilding our city.

Author: Jane Byrne - American Politician
  Energy , City , Country , Government


When you go for business, you just see the airport, the offices, cities. You never see what 80 per cent of the population does in a country, so if you want to understand what Indonesia is made of, or the depths of China or India, you have to go and see.

Author: Jean-Pascal Tricoire - Businessman
  You , Understand , Business , Country


This country was built and continues to survive off the backs of immigrants and refugees.

Author: Lauren Jauregui - American Musician
  Country , Off , Survive , Immigrants


Mexico is so close to us. No matter how long we stay here, we identify as Americans first, but we also have a place for our mother country. That is very visible in San Antonio.

Author: Lionel Sosa - American Businessman
  Long , Place , Mother , Country


What strikes me when I leave Washington is the extent to which there's a huge disconnect between Washington and the rest of the country. The rest of the country is not hyper partisan.

Author: Mark McKinnon - American Businessman
  Me , Rest , Country , Leave


As a country with experience of coping with earthquakes, tsunamis and other natural disasters, Japan believes in emphasizing the mainstreaming of disaster risk reduction. We therefore prioritize investment in disaster prevention and post-disaster improvements under a policy of Build Back Better (BBB).

Author: Shinzo Abe - Japanese Statesman
  Back , Better , Experience , Country


I was married to an Italian, and my son was born there. I've got lots of connections there, and I lived in the north, in the country about an hour outside of Milan, for quite a few years. I speak fluent Italian.

Author: Polly Walker - English Actress
  Country , Son , Born , Speak


I had 12 years of classical music as a child, playing piano competitions as a teenager, playing in blues bands and rock 'n' roll bands, country and jazz bands. I played in about any situation.

Author: Ronnie Milsap - American Musician
  Music , Country , Child , Situation