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12 Veterans Day Quotes to Honor Our Heroes

Veterans Day quotes

Thank you—today and every day—to all of the brave men and women who have served and sacrificed so that we may be free. Join us in recognizing and celebrating our heroes with these Veterans Day quotes:

Veterans Day quotes

“May we never forget freedom isn’t free.” –Unknown Click To Tweet

“This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.” –Elmer Davis Click To Tweet

“For the veteran, thank you for bravely doing what you’re called to do so we can safely do what we’re free to do.” –Unknown Click To Tweet

Veterans Day quotes

“Duty, Honor, Country: Those three hallowed words reverently dictate what you ought to be, what you can be, what you will be.” –Douglas MacArthur Click To Tweet

Veterans Day quotes

“In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country, can change it.” –Barack Obama Click To Tweet

Veterans Day quotes

“Without heroes, we are all plain people, and don't know how far we can go.” –Bernard Malamud Click To Tweet

“The battle, sir, is not to the strong alone; it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave.” –Patrick Henry Click To Tweet

“Honor to the soldier and sailor everywhere, who bravely bears his country’s cause. Honor, also, to the citizen who cares for his brother in the field and serves, as best he can, the same cause.” –Abraham Lincoln Click To Tweet

“The willingness of America’s veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude.” –Jeff Miller Click To Tweet

Veterans Day quotes

“How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!” –Maya Angelou Click To Tweet

“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 Click To Tweet

“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 Click To Tweet

Related: Why I Served: 3 American Heroes Share Their Stories

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