Veterans Day USA
Veterans Day is a day to celebrate all those who have served their country in the US Military.
This celebration origin’s go back to World War I, when it was known as “Remembrance Day.” After World War II, the day was expanded to include all those who had served in the military.
Today, it is a time to honor men and women who are or have served their country.
Below are some of the best quotes and inspiration to honor America’s military heroes:
“The soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war.” – – Douglas MacArthur
“There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty, that makes human nature rise above itself, in acts of bravery and heroism.” – – Alexander Hamilton
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” — John F. Kennedy
“My heroes are those who risk their lives every day to protect our world and make it a better place–police, firefighters, and members of our armed forces.” — Sidney Sheldon
“On this Veterans Day, let us remember the service of our veterans, and let us renew our national promise to fulfill our sacred obligations to our veterans and their families who have sacrificed so much so that we can live free.” – – Dan Lipinski “We will not tire, We will not falter, We will not fail.” — George W. Bush
“It takes a hero to be one of those men who goes into battle.” – – Norman Schwarzkopf
“Honoring the sacrifices many have made for our country in the name of freedom and democracy is the very foundation of Veterans Day.” – – Charles B. Rangel
“The willingness with which our young people are likely to serve in any war, no matter how justified, shall be directly proportional to how they perceive the Veterans of earlier wars were treated and appreciated by their nation.” — President George Washington
“The battle, sir, is not to the strong alone; it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave.” – – Patrick Henry
“To us in America, the reflections of Armistice Day will be filled with lots of pride in the heroism of those who died in the country’s service and with gratitude for the victory, both because of the thing from which it has freed us and because of the opportunity it has given America to show her sympathy with peace and justice in the councils of the nations.” –Woodrow Wilson
“While only one day of the year is dedicated solely to honoring our veterans, Americans must never forget the sacrifices that many of our fellow countrymen have made to defend our country and protect our freedoms.” – – Randy Neugebauer
“The valor and courage of our young women and men in the armed services are a shining example to all of the world, and we owe them and their families our deepest respect.” – – Bill Frist
“Without heroes, we are all plain people, and don’t know how far we can go.” — Bernard Malamud
“Our soldiers have nobly fought to protect freedom since our country’s birth, and have fought to protect those that could not protect themselves, even in foreign lands when called upon.” – – John Linder
“The veterans of our military services have put their lives on the line to protect the freedoms that we enjoy. They have dedicated their lives to their country and deserve to be recognized for their commitment.” – – Judd Gregg