“Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.”
— Samuel Johnson

“Don’t ever take down a fence, until you know the reason why it was put up.”
— John F. Kennedy

“You can’t always get what you want…But if you try sometime, you just might find, you get what you need.”
— Rolling Stones

“An ineffectual attempt to put an elusive ball into an obscure hole with implements ill-adapted to the purpose.”
— President Wilson

[Thanks to Joel J. for most of the items above]