|It comes as a great shock around the age of 5, 6 or 7 to discover that the flag to which you have pledged allegiance, along with everybody else, has not pledged allegiance to you. It comes as a great shock to see Gary Cooper killing off the Indians and, although you are rooting for Gary Cooper, that the Indians are you.
– James Baldwin (1924-1987)
|A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.
– Edward Abbey (1927-1989)