Citizenship Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Albert Einstein” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give validity to his convictions in political affairs.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Andrew Jackson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every good citizen makes his country’s honor his own, and cherishes it not only as precious but as sacred. He is willing to risk his life in its defense and its conscious that he gains protection while he gives it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aristotle” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is not always the same thing to be a good man and a good citizen.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bainbridge Colby” float=”none” width=”100%”]The test of good citizenship is loyalty to country.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Handy” float=”none” width=”100%”]Citizenship is the chance to make a difference to the place where you belong.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Blunkett” float=”none” width=”100%”]Strengthening our identity is one way or reinforcing people’s confidence and sense of citizenship and well-being.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dennis Kucinich” float=”none” width=”100%”]Active citizenship begins with an envisioning of the desired outcome and a conscious application of spiritual principles.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Erwin McManus” float=”none” width=”100%”]Our citizenship is in eternity; history is our temporary residence.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Hector Flores” float=”none” width=”100%”]They’re being good citizens without the right to citizenship.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Isaiah Bowman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Citizenship comes first today in our crowded world. No man can enjoy the privileges of education and thereafter with a clear conscience break his contract with society. To respect that contract is to be mature, to strengthen it is to be a good citizen, to do more than your share under it is noble.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jawaharlal Nehru” float=”none” width=”100%”]Citizenship consists in the service of the country.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kofi Annan” float=”none” width=”100%”]No one is born a good citizen; no nation is born a democracy. Rather, both are processes that continue to evolve over a lifetime. Young people must be included from birth. A society that cuts off from its youth severs its lifeline.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mark Twain” float=”none” width=”100%”]Citizenship is what makes a republic; monarchies can get along without it[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martha Gellhorn” float=”none” width=”100%”]Citizenship is a tough occupation which obliges the citizen to make his own informed opinion and stand by it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Noam Chomsky” float=”none” width=”100%”]Citizenship means every four years you put a mark somewhere and you go home and let other guys run the world. It’s a very destructive ideology.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Patch Adams” float=”none” width=”100%”]We can never get a re-creation of community and heal our society without giving our citizens a sense of belonging.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ralph Nader” float=”none” width=”100%”]A citizenship of wholesale delegation and abdication to public and private power systems, such as prevails now, makes such periodic checks as elections little more than rituals.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ralph Nader” float=”none” width=”100%”]There can be no daily democracy without daily citizenship.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert A. Heinlein” float=”none” width=”100%”]Citizenship is an attitude, a state of mind, an emotional conviction that the whole is greater than the part. and that the part should be humbly proud to sacrifice itself that the whole may live.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Theodore Roosevelt” float=”none” width=”100%”]The first requisite of a good citizen in this republic of ours is that he shall be able and willing to pull his own weight.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Woodrow Wilson” float=”none” width=”100%”]We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.[/wpsm_quote]