Honoring Veterans Memorial Day Quotes by George S. Patton, Barack Obama, George William Curtis, Harry S. Truman, Nathan Hale, Abraham Lincoln and many others.
It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died. Rather we should thank God that such men lived.
Our nation owes a debt to its fallen heroes that we can never fully repay, but we can honor their sacrifice.
A man’s country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.
Our debt to the heroic men and valiant women in the service of our country can never be repaid. They have earned our undying gratitude. America will never forget their sacrifices.
I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.
Honor to the soldier and sailor everywhere, who bravely bears his country’s cause. Honor, also, to the citizen who cares for his brother in the field and serves, as he best can, the same cause.
In the beginning of a change the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot.
These fallen heroes represent the character of a nation who has a long history of patriotism and honor – and a nation who has fought many battles to keep our country free from threats of terror.
We shall pay any price, bear any burden, to assure the survival and the success of liberty.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
Memorial Day this year is especially important as we are reminded almost daily of the great sacrifices that the men and women of the Armed Services make to defend our way of life.
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
There never was a good war or a bad revolution.
The brave die never, though they sleep in dust: Their courage nerves a thousand living men.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
On Memorial Day, I don’t want to only remember the combatants. There were also those who came out of the trenches as writers and poets, who started preaching peace, men and women who have made this world a kinder place to live.
The price of freedom is eternal vigilance.