More From David Hume
- "Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them."
- "The advantages found in history seem to be of three kinds, as it amuses the fancy, as it improves the understanding, and as it strengthens virtue."
- "Every wise, just, and mild government, by rendering the condition of its subjects easy and secure, will always abound most in people, as well as in commodities and riches."
More In Patriotism
- "Each nation feels superior to other nations. That breeds patriotism – and wars."― Dale Carnegie
- "Community organizing is all about building grassroots support. It’s about identifying the people around you with whom you can create a common, passionate cause. And it’s about ignoring the conventional wisdom of company politics and instead playing the game by very different rules."― Tom Peters
- "Patriotism. Combustible rubbish ready to the torch of any one ambitious to illuminate his name."― Ambrose Bierce