(?)
Quotes are added by the Goodreads community and are not verified by Goodreads. (Learn more)
G.K. Chesterton

“My country, right or wrong,” is a thing that no patriot would think of saying except in a desperate case. It is like saying, “My mother, drunk or sober.”


G.K. Chesterton, The Defendant
tags: patriotism, wit
Read more quotes from G.K. Chesterton


Share this quote:
Share on Twitter

Friends Who Liked This Quote


To see what your friends thought of this quote, please sign up!

238 likes
All Members Who Liked This Quote

« previous 1 3


This Quote Is From

The Defendant The Defendant by G.K. Chesterton
300 ratings, average rating, 55 reviews
Open Preview

Browse By Tag