84,777. ‘My country, right or wrong’ is a thing no patriot would ever think of saying except in a desperate case. It is like saying ‘My mother, drunk or sober’. (Patriotism & Country) Gilbert K Chesterton
84,778. For what were all these country patriots born?
To hunt, and vote, and raise the price of corn? (Patriotism & Country & Countryside) Lord Byron
98,730. A man should know something of his own country too, before he goes abroad. (Abroad & Country) Laurence Sterne, The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman