"America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves." Abraham Lincoln
"Some people call me an idealist. Well, that is the way I know am an American. America is the only idealistic nation in the world." Woodrow Wilson
"Speak softly and carry a big stick." Theodore Roosevelt
"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself." Franklin Delano Roosevelt
"Ask not what your country can do for you—ask what you can do for your country." John F. Kennedy
"This administration here and now declares unconditional war on poverty. Lyndon B. Johnson"
"Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall." Ronald Reagan
"There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured by what is right with America." Bill Clinton
"I want a kinder, gentler nation." George Bush Sr.
"There is not a liberal America and a conservative America – there is the United States of America. There is not a black America and a white America and latino America and asian America – there’s the United States of America." Barack Obama