Nationalism Quotes

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I love my country, not my government.
Jesse Ventura

Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious
Oscar Wilde

The difference between patriotism and nationalism is that the patriot is proud of his country for what it does, and the nationalist is proud of his country no matter what it does; the first attitude creates a feeling of responsibility, but the second a feeling of blind arrogance that leads to war.
Sydney J. Harris

Nationalism ... is like cheap alcohol. First it makes you drunk, then it makes you blind, then it kills you.
Dan Fried

Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first; nationalism, when hate for people other than your own comes first.
Charles de Gaulle

People who enjoy waving flags don't deserve to have one

Nationalism is power hunger tempered by self-deception.
George Orwell

If love is blind, patriotism has lost all five senses.
William Blum

It is nationalism which engenders nations, and not the other way round.
Ernest Gellner, Nations and Nationalism

Patriotism is, fundamentally, a conviction that a particular country is the best in the world because you were born in it....
George Bernard Shaw

Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind.
Albert Einstein

There is no flag large enough to cover the shame of killing innocent people.
Howard Zinn

All wars are civil wars because all men are brothers... Each one owes infinitely more to the human race than to the particular country in which he was born.
François Fénelon

I should like to be able to love my country and still love justice.
Albert Camus

Patriotism is nationalism, and always leads to war.
Dr. Helen Caldicott

If nationality is consent, the state is compulsion.
Henri-Frédéric Amiel

If the great questions of the beginning of this century were mainly political, those which will convulse the world at its close will be social.
Alexis de Tocqueville