Quotes by Hobsbawm, E. J.

Historians are to nationalism what poppy-growers in Pakistan are to he >>

There is not much that even the most socially responsible scientists c >>

Nations without a past are contradictions in terms. What makes a natio >>

Quotations about Patriotism

My country, always wrong. >>

Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reason >>

No matter that patriotism is too often the refuge of scoundrels. Disse >>

It seems that American patriotism measures itself against an outcast group. The right Americans are the right Americans because they're not like the wrong Americans, who are not really Americans.

Hobsbawm, E. J.

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