„National loyalty is founded in the love of place, of the customs and traditions that have been inscribed in the landscape and of the desire to protect these good things through a common law and a common loyalty.“

England and the Need for Nations (2006)

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Roger Scruton fénykép
Roger Scruton1
1944 - 2020

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James Madison fénykép

„Equal laws protecting equal rights…the best guarantee of loyalty and love of country.“

—  James Madison 4th president of the United States (1809 to 1817) 1751 - 1836

Letter to Jacob De La Motta (August 1820), Manuscript Division, Papers of James Madison http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/loc/madison.html
1820s
Kontextus: Equal laws protecting equal rights, are found as they ought to be presumed, the best guarantee of loyalty, and love of country; as well as best calculated to cherish that mutual respect and good will among citizens of every religious denomination which are necessary to social harmony and most favorable to the advancement of truth.
Kontextus: Among the features peculiar to the political system of the United States is the perfect equality of rights which it secures to every religious sect. And it is particularly pleasing to observe in the good citizenship of such as have been most distrusted and oppressed elsewhere, a happy illustration of the safety and success of this experiment of a just and benignant policy. Equal laws protecting equal rights, are found as they ought to be presumed, the best guarantee of loyalty, and love of country; as well as best calculated to cherish that mutual respect and good will among citizens of every religious denomination which are necessary to social harmony and most favorable to the advancement of truth.

Roger Scruton fénykép
Lin Yutang fénykép

„What is patriotism but love of the good things we ate in our childhood? I have said elsewhere that the loyalty to Uncle Sam is the loyalty to doughnuts and ham and sweet potatoes and the loyalty to the German Vaterland is the loyalty to Pfannkuchen and Christmas Stollen.“

—  Lin Yutang, könyv The Importance of Living

As for international understanding, I feel that macaroni has done more for our appreciation of Italy than Mussolini... in food, as in death, we feel the essential brotherhood of mankind.
Forrás: The Importance of Living (1937), Ch. IV : On Having A Stomach, p. 46

Vincent Massey fénykép

„We must pass through the barriers of language and race, of geography and religion, of custom and tradition and we must build on a common foundation.“

—  Vincent Massey Governor General of Canada 1887 - 1967

Address at a Citizenship Ceremony, Winnipeg Manitoba, May 20, 1955
Speaking Of Canada - (1959)

Barack Obama fénykép

„Loyalty is not a small thing. I'm an old Irish pol. No loyalty is owed, if no loyalty was given.“

—  Mike Murphy (political consultant) American political consultant 1962

As quoted in "Debriefing Mike Murphy" https://www.weeklystandard.com/matt-labash/debriefing-mike-murphy (18 March 2016), by Matt Labash, The Weekly Standard
2010s

Lin Yutang fénykép
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Clarence Darrow fénykép

„No nation can be really great that is held together by Gatling guns, and no true loyalty can be induced and kept through fear.“

—  Clarence Darrow American lawyer and leading member of the American Civil Liberties Union 1857 - 1938

Forrás: Resist Not Evil (1904), p. 40

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Kenneth N. Waltz fénykép

„If we are to have peace, we must learn loyalty to a larger group. And before we can learn loyalty, the thing to which we are to be loyal must be created.“

—  Kenneth N. Waltz, könyv Man, the State, and War

Forrás: Man, the State, and War (1959), Chapter III, Some Implications Of The First Image, p. 69

William O. Douglas fénykép

„That seems to us to be the common sense of the matter; and common sense often makes good law.“

—  William O. Douglas Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States 1898 - 1980

Writing for the court, Peak v. United States, 353 U.S. 43 (1957)
Judicial opinions

Kim Harrison fénykép

„The undead did not love, but they remembered love with a savage loyalty.“

—  Kim Harrison Pseudonym 1966

Forrás: A Perfect Blood

James Madison fénykép
Richelle Mead fénykép

„Love and loyalty runs deeper than blood.“

—  Richelle Mead, Vampire Academy

Forrás: Vampire Academy

Mark Twain fénykép
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