"I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country."
"My fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country."Nathan Hale on John F. Kennedy
"Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it."Nathan Hale on Mark Twain
"Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism."Nathan Hale on George Washington
"I love America more than any other country in this world, and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually."Nathan Hale on James A. Baldwin
"A man's country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle and patriotism is loyalty to that principle."Nathan Hale on George William Curtis