"My country, right or wrong; if right, to be kept right; and if wrong, to be set right." Carl Schurz
Nah, I don't believe in countries.
Stephen Decatur said "my country, may it ever be right, but right or wrong my country." He said it in the beginning of the 19th century.
Yes. This was Schurz's de facto response
It's the last two thirds of that, and especially the last third, that get (deliberately) forgotten by some. The first part is just empty-melon stupidity if asserted without the rest of it.