Tag: Patriotism

Quotes November 25, 2022

“May we never forget our fallen comrades. Freedom isn’t free.”
Sgt. Major Bill Paxton
“Patriotism consists not in waving the flag, but in striving that our country shall be righteous as well as strong.”
James Bryce
“I think patriotism is like charity—it begins at home.”
Henry James
“Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty.”
John F. Kennedy
“In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.”
Barack Obama
“The life of the nation is secure only while the nation is honest, truthful, and virtuous.”
Frederick Douglass
“The essence of America—that which really unites us—is not ethnicity, or nationality or religion—it is an idea—and what an idea it is: That you can come from humble circumstances and do great things.”
Condoleezza Rice
“I believe our flag is more than just cloth and ink. It is a universally recognized symbol that stands for liberty, and freedom. It is the history of our nation, and it’s marked by the blood of those who died defending it.”
John Thune

RED Friday September 29, 2017


From left, U.S. Army Spc. Charles Henderson, Pfc. Collen Wells and Spc. Marshall Hodge sit inside an improvised shelter decorated with an American flag during Operation Helmand Spider in Badula Qulp, Afghanistan. The Soldiers are assigned to the Bravo Company, 4th Battalion, 23th Infantry Regiment. DoD Photo #16 by Tech. Sgt. Efren Lopez, U.S. Air Force