Independence Day is about honoring our past and celebrating the hopes for the future. As Americans the time has come to push together for a better tomorrow. The use of quotes is inspirational and fun. Are you looking for patriotic sayings or quotes to celebrate the 4th of July?
“America is a tune. It must be sung together.” Gerald Stanley Lee
“Ask not what your country can do for you-ask what you can do for your country.” John F. Kennedy
“Liberty is the breath of life to nations.” George Bernard Shaw
“Let’s not forget why we celebrate 4th of July, it is the day Will Smith saved us from the aliens.” Unknown
“The fact is, with every friendship you make and every bond you establish, you are shaping the image of America projected to the rest of the world.” Michelle Obama
“You cannot separate peace and freedom. Because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.” Malcolm X
“I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.” Abraham Lincoln
“People in power are trying to convince us that the villain in our American story is each other. But that is not our story. That is not who we are. That’s not our America. Our United States of America is not about us versus them. It’s about We the people!” Kamala Harris
“There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured by what is right with America.” Bill Clinton
“Laughter is America’s most important export.” Walt Disney
“We, the People, recognize that we have responsibilities as well as rights; that our destinies are bound together; that a freedom which only asks what’s in it for me, a freedom without a commitment to others, a freedom without love or charity or duty or patriotism, is unworthy of our founding ideals, and those who died in their defense.” Barack Obama
“America has never been united by blood or birth or soil. We are bound by ideals that move us beyond our backgrounds, lift us above our interests and teach us what it means to be citizens.” George W. Bush
“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. That it doesn’t matter where you came from but where you are going.” Condoleezza Rice
“Government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.” Abraham Lincoln
Are you trying to find the right words for Memorial Day? The federal holiday, Memorial Day honors United States military men and women who died serving their country.
Check out the following quotes for inspiration for Memorial Day 2021.
“This is the day we pay homage to all those who didn’t come home. This is not Veterans Day, it’s not a celebration, it is a day of solemn contemplation over the cost of freedom.” -Tamara Bolton
“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
“No man is entitled to the blessings of freedom unless he be vigilant in its preservation.” – General Douglas MacArthur
“…And if words cannot repay the debt we owe these men, surely with our actions we must strive to keep faith with them and with the vision that led them to battle and to final sacrifice.” – Ronald Reagan
“Our flag does not fly because the wind moves it. it flies with the last breath of each soldier who died protecting it.” – Unknown
“America without her soldiers would be like God without His angels.”– Claudia Pemberton
“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.” – Harry S. Truman
“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
“And they who for their country die shall fill an honored grave, for glory lights the soldier’s tomb, and beauty weeps the brave.” – Joseph Rodman Drake\
“In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.
“Never was so much owed by so many few.” – Winston Churchill
“Those who have long enjoyed such privileges as we enjoy forget in time that men have died to win them.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt
“Our nation owes a debt to its fallen heroes that we can never fully repay.” – Barack Obama
“On this day, take time to remember those who have fallen. But on every day after, do more; put the freedoms they died for to greater and nobler uses.” –Richelle E. Goodrich
“We don’t know them all, but we owe them all.” –Unknown
“Ceremonies are important. But our gratitude has to be more than visits to the troops and once-a-year Memorial Day ceremonies. We honor the dead best by treating the living well.” – Jennifer M. Granholm
“We must dare to be great; and we must realize that greatness is the fruit of toil and sacrifice and high courage.”—Theodore Roosevelt
“The patriot’s blood is the seed of freedom’s tree.”—Thomas Campbell
“Memorial Day isn’t just about honoring veterans, it’s honoring those who lost their lives. Veterans had the fortune of coming home. For us, that’s a reminder of when we come home we still have a responsibility to serve. It’s a continuation of service that honors our country and those who fell defending it.”—Pete Hegseth
Are you looking for inspiration to celebrate Earth Day? Check out the following quotes. Each are perfect for Earth Day, April 22, 2021.
“Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s need, but not every man’s greed.” – Mahatma Gandhi
“When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.”-John Muir
“Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s need, but not every man’s greed.”-Gandhi
“I really wonder what gives us the right to wreck this poor planet of ours.”– Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
“When the last tree is cut, the last fish is caught, and the last river is polluted; when to breathe the air is sickening, you will realize, too late, that wealth is not in bank accounts and that you can’t eat money.” —Alanis Obomsawin
“Time spent among trees is never time wasted.” —Katrina Mayer
“Most of us are familiar with recycle and reusing, but how often do we think of the third R – REDUCE? ‘Reduce’ is probably the most important of the three Rs because, if we reduced, it would limit the need to recycle and reuse.” -Catherine Pulsifer
“The more clearly we can focus our attention on the wonders and realities of the universe about us, the less taste we shall have for destruction.”-Rachel Carson
The environment is where we all meet; where all have a mutual interest; it is the one thing all of us share.” —Lady Bird Johnson
“Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” —Albert Einstein
“Earth Day should encourage us to reflect on what we are doing to make our planet a more sustainable and livable place.” —Scott Peters
“This world is but a canvas to our imagination.” -Henry David Thoreau
“A true conservationist is a man who knows that the world is not given by his fathers but borrowed from his children.” —John James Audubon
“An understanding of the natural world and what’s in it is a source of not only a great curiosity but great fulfillment.” —David Attenborough
“Now I see the secret of making the best person: it is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth.”-Walt Whitman
“We need the tonic of wildness—to wade sometimes in marshes where the bittern and the meadow-hen lurk and hear the booming of the snipe; to smell the whispering sedge where only some wilder and more solitary fowl builds her nest, and the mink crawls with its belly close to the ground.” —Henry David Thoreau
“I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, ‘This is what it is to be happy.’” —Sylvia Plath
“Earth laughs in flowers.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson
“The good man is the friend of all living things.” —Gandhi
“Here is your country. Cherish these natural wonders, cherish the natural resources, cherish the history and romance as a sacred heritage, for your children and your children’s children. Do not let selfish men or greedy interests skin your country of its beauty, its riches or its romance.” —Theodore Roosevelt
“Nature never hurries: atom by atom, little by little, she achieves her work. The lesson one learns from yachting or planting is the manners of Nature; patience with the delays of wind and sun, delays of the seasons, bad weather, excess or lack of water.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” —Jane Goodall
“There is a pleasure in the pathless woods. There is a rapture on the lonely shore. There is society, where none intrudes by the deep sea, and music in its roar. I love not man the less, but nature more.” – Lord Byron
“To leave the world better than you found it, sometimes you have to pick up other people’s trash.” —Bill Nye
“Man is still the greatest miracle and the greatest problem on this earth.”-David Sarnoff
St. Patrick’s Day is only a few days away. Do you need a quote, blessing, or a toast for St. Patrick’s Day? Check out the following St. Patrick’s Day quotes and sayings for inspiration.
“St. Patrick’s Day is an enchanted time — a day to begin transforming winter’s dreams into summer’s magic. —Adrienne Cook
“May the roof above us never fall in. And may the friends gathered below it never fall out.”—Irish Blessing
“Whether I drink often or just once in a while; I’m always sure to raise a glass to the dear old Emerald Isle.” — Pat Maloney
“May you have all the happiness and luck that life can hold—and at the end of your rainbows may you find a pot of gold.”—Old Irish Blessing
“You gotta try your luck at least once a day because you could be going around lucky all day and not even know it.”—Jimmy Dean
“May your blessings outnumber the shamrocks that grow. And may trouble avoid you wherever you go.”—Irish Blessing
“May the blessings of each day be the blessings you need the most.” —Irish Blessing
“Ireland is a land of poets and legends, of dreamers and rebels.” –Nora Roberts
“Luck is not chance / It’s Toil / Fortune’s expensive smile / Is earned.”—Emily Dickinson
“Here’s to you and here’s to me, I pray that friends we’ll always be, but if by chance we disagree, the heck with you and here’s to me.” — Irish Toast
“The list of Irish saints is past counting; but in it all, no other figure is so human, friendly, and lovable as St. Patrick.” — Stephen Gwynn
“A best friend is like a four-leaf clover: hard to find and lucky to have.” —Irish Proverb
“Imagine if we were all magical leprechauns, and every wish ever made on a four-leaf clover obliged us to help others obtain their wishes. Now imagine if people simply lived like this were true.”—Richelle E. Goodrich
“Friendship is one of the most tangible things in a world that offers fewer and fewer supports.” —Kenneth Branagh
“For the whole world is Irish on the Seventeenth o’ March!” –Thomas Augustine Daly
“For each petal on the shamrock, this brings a wish your way: Good health, good luck, and happiness for today and every day.”—Irish Blessing
“Love is never defeated, and I could add, the history of Ireland proves it.” –Pope John Paul II
“Love is never defeated, and I could add, the history of Ireland proves it.”—Norman Reedus, “The Boondock Saints”
“Never iron a four-leaf clover, because you don’t want to press your luck.” —Irish Proverb
“May the road rise up to meet you. May the wind be always at your back.” — Irish Blessing
“St. Patrick’s Day is a day to celebrate our green heritage. The ancestry of Ireland. It is a day to celebrate what it means to be Irish and of Irish descent.” — Anthony T. Hicks
“May you have warm words on a cold evening, a full moon on a dark night, and a smooth road downhill all the way to your door.” —Irish Blessing
“There is luck in leisure.” —Irish proverb
“May you only grow old in the face, be treasured and cared for with grace.” —Irish blessing
“I am of Ireland, / And the Holy Land of Ireland, / And time runs on’ cried she. / ‘Come out of charity / And dance with me in Ireland.” William Butler Yeats
Are you ready for February 14th? Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. The day is all about love. Are you trying to figure out the right words to write on a card? Perhaps, the following quotes will provide the perfect inspiration.
“Life is the flower for which love is the honey.” – Victor Hugo.
“If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day, so I never have to live without you,” – Winnie the Pooh.
“I am grateful to have been loved and to be loved now and to be able to love, because that liberates. Love liberates,” – Maya Angelou.
“To love and be loved is to the feel the sun from both sides.” – David Viscott.
“Whatever souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” – Emily Bronte.
“Love is the greatest refreshment in life.” – Pablo Picasso.
“How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. / I love thee to the depth and breadth and height / My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight / For the ends of being and ideal grace.” – Elizabeth Barrett Browning
“There’s no bad consequence to loving fully, with all your heart. You always gain by giving love.” – Reese Witherspoon.
“Doubt thou the stars are fire; Doubt that the sun doth move; Doubt truth to be a liar; But never doubt I love,” – William Shakespeare.
“All that you are is all that I’ll ever need.” – Ed Sheeran.
“Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back.” – Plato.
“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, and therefore is wing’d Cupid painted blind.” – William Shakespeare.
“There is no remedy for love but to love more,” – Henry David Thoreau.
“You are the finest, loveliest, tenderest, and most beautiful person I have ever known, but even that is an understatement,” – F. Scott Fitzgerald.
“You are the answer to every prayer I’ve offered.” – Nicholas Sparks.
“When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.” – Elizabeth Bowen.
“Love is something eternal … The aspect may change but not the essence.” – Vincent Van Gogh.
“You can’t blame gravity for falling in love.” – Albert Einstein.
“If I had a flower for every time I thought of you … I could walk through my garden forever.” – Alfred Tennyson.
“You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.”- Dr. Suess
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