"Gentlemen have talked a great deal of patriotism. A venerable word, when duly practiced."
"If we ever forget that we are One Nation Under God, then we will be a nation gone under."Robert Walpole on Ronald Reagan
"Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind."Robert Walpole 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."Robert Walpole on John F. Kennedy
"Patriot: the person who can holler the loudest without knowing what he is hollering about."Robert Walpole 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."Robert Walpole on John F. Kennedy
"The very idea of true patriotism is lost, and the term has been prostituted to the very worst of purposes. A patriot, sir! Why, patriots spring up like mushrooms!"
"I will not attempt to deny the reasonableness and necessity of a party war but in carrying on that war all principles and rules of justice should not be departed from."