Antonyms for citizen

guest, alien, in-migrant, emigrant, visitor, nonnative, noncitizen, outlander, out-migrant, immigrant, Gownsman, stranger, tourist, settler, transient, outsider, foreigner, Incomer.

Quotes of citizen

  1. Every citizen of this country should be guaranteed that their vote matters, that their vote is counted, and that in the voting booth, their vote has a much weight as that of any CEO, any member of Congress, or any President. – Barbara Boxer
  2. We didn't even think about it, you know? I used to collect laser discs, and you'd have some college professor analyzing It's a Wonderful Life or Citizen Kane, and now it is pretty funny- the idea of commentary for a silly kid's movie, you know? – Dana Carvey
  3. The measure of your quality as a public person, as a citizen is the gap between what you do and what you say. – Ramsey Clark
  4. We thought I was going to be a great athlete, and we were wrong, and I thought I was going to be a great entertainer, and that wasn't it either. I'm going to be an American Citizen First class. – Dick Gregory
  5. Through a blog, an ordinary citizen such as myself can use the Internet, this thing invented by Albert Gore, to talk from my house to the U. S. capital and to make use of my right to point out to government officials and to the media when they are wrong. – John Jay Hooker
  6. Wherever the citizen becomes indifferent to his fellows, so will the husband be to his wife, and the father of a family toward the members of his household. – Wilhelm von Humboldt
  7. Every citizen should be a soldier. This was the case with the Greeks and Romans, and must be that of every free state. – Thomas Jefferson
  8. Folks, the most insidious part of this whole health care scheme is that all of these vast medical expenditures will become nothing more than government budget items. We individuals will no longer exist. The relationship between a government and citizen will change forever. – Rush Limbaugh
  9. The president felt that it was important to send an ordinary citizen to experience the excitement of space travel as a representative for all Americans. – Christa McAuliffe
  10. The photographs were never about me. They were always about the people who were laying their lives on the line for basic civil rights. I look back and I can't believe there was ever a time in this country when ANY citizen could not vote. The times were appalling. – Charles Moore
  11. I did become American citizen in order to vote. I lived in this country for a very long time and I finally reached the point where I thought, I'm often sticking my neck out on various issues as all human beings have a right to do. – Lynn Redgrave
  12. The first requisite of a good citizen in this republic of ours is that he shall be able and willing to pull his own weight. – Theodore Roosevelt
  13. Dishonesty in government is the business of every citizen It is not enough to do your own job. There's no particular virtue in that. Democracy isn't a gift. It's a responsibility. – Dalton Trumbo
  14. A citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but won't cross the street to vote in a national election. – Bill Vaughan
  15. One good teacher in a lifetime may sometimes change a delinquent into a solid citizen – Philip Wylie

Usage examples for citizen

  1. " Stay, stay," cried citizen Christopher Culpepper; " you will not leave us till after dinner?" – The Disowned, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  2. I am only the wife of a citizen – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. The soldier in peace is a citizen etc. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  4. He was just such a citizen as a father. – Maria The Wrongs of Woman by Mary Wollstonecraft
  5. One gun and one revolver exempt to every white male citizen over sixteen years of age. – How to Collect a Doctor Bill by Frank P. Davis
  6. " Well," answered McAllister, " I'm just an humble citizen of New York, forced by circumstances to return to the city as soon as possible." – McAllister and His Double by Arthur Train
  7. What was your best throw, citizen – Ulysses by James Joyce
  8. I'm just a good average citizen – The Locusts' Years by Mary Helen Fee
  9. But Lucullus, in a public address, declared to them that he would rather save one citizen from the enemy, than be master of all that they had. – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  10. The lanky citizen hesitated. – Paradise Bend by William Patterson White
  11. The Citizen Defarge, and another. – The World's Greatest Books, Vol III by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.
  12. This seemed to surprise the citizen even more than the boy could have wished. – A Boy's Town by W. D. Howells
  13. " But, citizen have you considered what is to become of Madame? – The Parisians, Book 11. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  14. No man can be in truth and spirit a citizen on any other terms. – Practical Ethics by William DeWitt Hyde
  15. I am not the citizen – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman
  16. And where did civitas get its name, when city and state were one, but from citizen – The Amateur Garden by George W. Cable
  17. I remember well how he pretended illness, and how that tender- hearted young Marquis Lafayette was touched by his plight, and begged that he be sent to hospital in the comfortable house of some citizen – The Reckoning by Robert W. Chambers
  18. The Sheriff can call out any citizen to help him or send any man off after a criminal in an emergency. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss
  19. I want to know if she is a citizen – History of the Thirty-Ninth Congress of the United States by Wiliam H. Barnes
  20. He made that memorable declaration in the British Parliament, 'If I were an American citizen instead of being, as I am, an Englishman, I never would submit to such laws- never, never, never! – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis

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