"I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world."
"If we ever forget that we are One Nation Under God, then we will be a nation gone under."Diogenes on Ronald Reagan
"Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind."Diogenes on Albert Einstein
"Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty."Diogenes on John F. Kennedy
"Patriot: the person who can holler the loudest without knowing what he is hollering about."Diogenes on Mark Twain
"I look forward to a great future for America - a future in which our country will match its military strength with our moral restraint, its wealth with our wisdom, its power with our purpose."Diogenes on John F. Kennedy
"The foundation of every state is the education of its youth."
"Dogs and philosophers do the greatest good and get the fewest rewards."
"Man is the most intelligent of the animals - and the most silly."
"It is the privilege of the gods to want nothing, and of godlike men to want little."
"When I look upon seamen, men of science and philosophers, man is the wisest of all beings when I look upon priests and prophets nothing is as contemptible as man."