Patriot: the person who can holler the loudest without knowing what he is hollering about.
Patriotism consists not in waving the flag, but in striving that our country shall be righteous as well as strong.
Patriotism is a kind of religion; it is the egg from which wars are hatched.
Guy de Maupassant
Patriotism is an instant reaction that fades away when the war starts.
We'll try to cooperate fully with the IRS, because, as citizens, we feel a strong patriotic duty not to go to jail.