Mudcat Café message #3817043 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #160853   Message #3817043
Posted By: Greg F.
29-Oct-16 - 11:30 AM
Thread Name: BS: Nationalism - a good or bad thing?
Subject: RE: BS: Nationalism - a good or bad thing?
"Patriotism, n. - Combustible rubbish ready to the torch of any one ambitious to illuminate his name. In Dr. Johnson's famous dictionary patriotism is defined as the last resort of a scoundrel. With all due respect to an enlightened but inferior lexicographer I beg to submit it is the first."

          ― Ambrose Bierce