"I love my homeland the Orthodox and glorious one"
I am not either French-loving, nor Russian-loving, nor English-loving, rather only I am God-loving, a friend of God, I belong to the party of God, I belong to the Church of Christ. I love my homeland the Orthodox and glorious one. And I will give all for her!
-Theodore Kolokotronis, the pre-eminent leader of the Greek War of Independence. This is his reply to the question in which party he belongs.
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