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The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.

Thomas Jefferson

The tree of Liberty needs to be watered from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.

Thomas Jefferson

Patriots always talk of dying for their country and never of killing for their country.

Bertrand Russell

Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country.

Bertrand Russell

He who reforms himself has done more toward reforming the public than a crowd of noisy, impotent patriots.

Johann Kaspar Lavater

Our 23 million patriots ? our veterans of World War II and Korea ? are rarely recognized other than on Memorial Day and Veterans Day. Yet these men and women are as patriotic as those who founded this nation.

Tom Graves

The Patriots are always in the game and never let it get out of hand. We did a good job of staying composed when it got wild at the end.

Ben Leiker

I'm just looking to contribute. I don't really know what their (the Patriots' brass) take is on me, but I'm going to contribute any way I can.

Michael Stone

The team jokes that we're a dynasty because they say if the New England Patriots won three out of four and they're a dynasty, then so are we.

Mark Mears

That kind of irresponsibility has caused fringe elements to come out of the woodwork looking like patriots.

Christian Ramirez

She's the New England Patriots.

George Shea

It's down to those three clubs, and that's really who he's choosing between. The Patriots could surprise us with a phone call, but we're assuming they're not interested.

Tom Mills

We ask the Young Patriots to raise all the roadblocks and get off the streets.

Charles Ble Goude

I'm not a Patriots fan, either. I know I sound like one [but] I tell everyone not to sleep on the Patriots in the playoffs.

Jason Taylor

The only thing where I can see the Patriots self-destructing is injuries holding them back, like to (running back Corey) Dillon or Brady. If they keep it together, they have a great chance to do it again.

Roger Craig

You can't come out against the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots and make that many penalties, ... They won't beat themselves. Granted, they lost two coordinators, but they haven't changed.

Lamont Jordan

[The Patriots] are a much more physical team then we've seen. We just have to keep the ball low, and we should be able to control the ball more then we did [Wednesday night].

Brian Devlin

[The Patriots] are envied by a lot of teams around the league. I'm just happy to be here.

Amos Zereoue

Some of it is belief, ... A lot of guys who have gone through Pittsburgh believe in that system more than anything else. It's been very good to them. The Patriots, it's been very good to them also.

New York Giants

It lets me know how brave all of our Patriots were, and what they gave up. A lot of them, their lives.

Mark Webb