Happy Veterans Day 2018 Quotes Sayings Thank You for Veterans

Bergen Evans, an American educator once quoted a famous quotation “Freedom of speech and freedom of action are meaningless without freedom to think. And there is no freedom of thought without doubt.” This awesome Veterans Day Quote is a reminder for us of all the sacrifices that our brave selfless heroes made so that we could enjoy freedom & change the world with the message of love, peace, equality, harmony, unity, and justice.
For a soldier, the task of serving the country takes a lot of courage as they risk their lives for the nation. The building of our society stands on the martyr of these selfless souls. On this Veterans Day, the least we all people can do is to say thank you to each and every veterans with these inspirational veterans day quotes and sayings. Let us all venerate these brave veterans with words of appreciation with honoring veterans quotes. On the 11th of November 2018, the whole Unites States celebrates happy veterans day also known as Remembrance Day in some part of the world, with great honor. On this day we want to draw the nation’s attention towards the sacrifices that our war heroes make for the country by posting some famous Veterans Day quotes by presidents. We have only one life yet our brave veterans sacrifice their life, family, and even limbs while protecting the country, so it’s our duty to honor them and make them proud with these happy veterans day quotes.

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Veterans selfless sacrifices have given us our freedom. Our young generations are not aware of their real life heroes, so let us all sow the seeds of peace, harmony, unity, and equality in their minds of our young youth and inspire them to honor and cherish freedom. Thank you quotes for veterans and famous quotes about veterans will help them to appreciate their great work. Also, we can start inspiring them with funny veterans quotes. Veterans Day is a national holiday in most of the countries celebrated with grand parades, discipline marching bands and many other military celebrations in honor of veterans to build the spirit of brotherhood and patriotism. So let us develop a sense of patriotism on veterans day with these best veterans day thank you quotes and saying.



“The most persistent sound which reverberates through men’s history is the beating of war drums.”

“Regard your soldiers as your children, and they will follow you into the deepest valleys. Look on them as your own beloved sons, and they will stand by you even unto death!”

“… We cannot dedicate — we cannot consecrate — we cannot hallow — this ground. The brave men, living and dead, who struggled here, have consecrated it, far above our poor power to add or detract.”

“It has been said, ‘time heals all wounds.’ I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens. But it is never gone.”

“Anyone who has ever looked into the glazed eyes of a soldier dying on the battlefield will think hard before starting a war.”

“Are they dead that yet speak louder than we can speak, and a more universal language? Are they dead that yet act? Are they dead that yet move upon society and inspire the people with nobler motives and more heroic patriotism?”

“We come, not to mourn our dead soldiers, but to praise them.”

“In war, there are no unwounded soldiers.”

“The dead soldier’s silence sings our national anthem.”

“The more we sweat in peace the less we bleed in war.”

“In valor there is hope.”

“Don’t interfere with anything in the Constitution. That must be maintained, for it is the only safeguard of our liberties.”

“Valor is stability, not of legs and arms, but of courage and the soul.”

“This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.”

“How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!”

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”

“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.”

“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.”

“America’s veterans deserve the very best health care because they’ve earned it.”

“America’s Veterans have served their country with the belief that democracy and freedom are ideals to be upheld around the world.”

“Thank you for the sacrifices you and your families are making. Our Vietnam Veterans have taught us that no matter what are positions may be on policy, as Americans and patriots, we must support all of our soldiers with our thoughts and our prayers.”

“I think there is one higher office than president and I would call that patriot.”

“Victory belongs to the most persevering.”

“From time to time, the tree of liberty must be watered with the blood of tyrants and patriots.”

“A young man who does not have what it takes to perform military service is not likely to have what it takes to make a living.”

“The object of war is not to die for your country but to make the other bastard die for his.”

“We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.”

“The secret of happiness is freedom, and the secret of freedom, courage.”

“Courage is almost a contradiction in terms. It means a strong desire to live taking the form of readiness to die.”

“Without heroes, we are all plain people and don’t know how far we can go.”

“On what rests the hope of the republic? One country, one language, one flag!”

“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.”

“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.”

“The living owe it to those who no longer can speak to tell their story for them.”

“Do you not know that a man is not dead while his name is still spoken?”

“Valor is a gift. Those having it never know for sure whether they have it till the test comes. And those having it in one test never know for sure if they will have it when the next test comes.“

“Some people live an entire lifetime and wonder if they have ever made a difference in the world, but the Marines don’t have that problem.”

“A soldier is he whose blood makes the glory of the general.“

“People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.”

“It is easy to take liberty for granted, when you have never had it taken from you.”

“But the freedom that they fought for, and the country grand they wrought for, Is their monument to-day, and for aye.”

“Old soldiers never die; they just fade away.”

“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.”

“Although no sculptured marble should rise to their memory, nor engraved stone bear record of their deeds, yet will their remembrance be as lasting as the land they honored.”

“Life hangs as nothing in the scale against dear Liberty!”

“Heroism … is endurance for one moment more.”

“For love of country, they accepted death.”

“And they who for their country die shall fill an honored grave, for glory lights the soldier’s tomb, and beauty weeps the brave.”

“The brave men, living and dead, who struggled here, have consecrated it, far above our poor power to add or detract. The world will little note, nor long remember what we say here, but it can never forget what they did here.”

“Freedom of speech and freedom of action are meaningless without freedom to think. And there is no freedom of thought without doubt.”

“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.”

“In order to insure proper and widespread observance of this anniversary, all veterans, all veterans’ organizations, and the entire citizenry will wish to join hands in the common purpose.”

“Patriotism is not dying for one’s country, it is living for one’s country. And for humanity.”

“War may sometimes be a necessary evil. But no matter how necessary, it is always an evil, never a good. We will not learn how to live together in peace by killing each other’s children.”

“We remember those who were called upon to give all a person can give, and we remember those who were prepared to make that sacrifice if it were demanded of them in the line of duty, though it never was. Most of all, we remember the devotion and gallantry with which all of them ennobled their nation as they became champions of a noble cause.”

“We will not tire, We will not falter, We will not fail.”

“It’s about how we treat our veterans every single day of the year. It’s about making sure they have the care they need and the benefits that they’ve earned when they come home. It’s about serving all of you as well as you’ve served the United States of America.”

“Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.”

“Be polite, be professional, but have a plan to kill everybody you meet.”

“Remember, on Veterans Day its not about the sales, it’s about the service.”

“Armistice Day (Veterans) is a constant reminder that we won a war and lost a peace.”

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