Quotes November 11, 2021

“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
 
 
 
 
“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
 
 
 
 
“Duty, honor, country: Those three hallowed words reverently dictate what you ought to be, what you can be, what you will be.”
Douglas MacArthur
 
 
 
 
“I’ve lived the literal meaning of the ‘land of the free’ and ‘home of the brave.’ It’s not corny for me. I feel it in my heart. I feel it in my chest.”
“The thing we all had in common wasn’t muscle; it was the will to do whatever it takes.”
Chris Kyle
 
 
 
 
“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.”
Harry S. Truman
 
 
 
 
“We come, not to mourn our dead soldiers, but to praise them.”
Francis A. Walker
 
 
 
 
“Those that die for a good cause hover as a cloud of witnesses over the nation.”
Henry Ward Beecher
 
 
 
 
“But this Veterans Day, I believe we should do more than sing the praises of the bravery and patriotism that our veterans have embodied in the past. We should take this opportunity to re-evaluate how we are treating our veterans in the present.”
Nick Lampson
 
 
 
 
“We don’t know them all, but we owe them all.”
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