If there is to be any hope of prosperity for this country it is by reversing that policy which made us simply the kitchen garden for supplying the British with cheap food.
Eamon de Valera
More Éamon de Valera quotes :
Mr. Churchill is proud of Britain's stand alone, after France had fallen and before America entered the War. Éamon de Valera
When we have done our best, we can, as a united people, take whatever may befall with calm courage and confidence that this old nation will survive and if death should come to many of us, death is not the end. Éamon de Valera
The part which American friendship played in helping us to win the freedom we enjoy in this part of Ireland has been gratefully recognized and acknowledged by our people.Eamon de Valera