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Compilation of Best Famous Veterans Day Quotes

November 11, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Veterans Day marks the annual celebration in the United States honoring military veterans.  For some little history about the Veterans Day, November 11 is Veterans Day and it is a national holiday.  Veteran’s Day is also known as “Remembrance Day” or “Armistice Day” in some other areas in the world.  This is to commemorate the end of World War 1 and honoring soldiers to this day.

Here is a compilation of the most famous Veterans Day Quotes:

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

Cynthia Ozick

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

Arthur Koestler

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

Dick Cheney

I dream of giving birth to a child who will ask, “Mother, what was war?”

Eve Merriam

When eating bamboo sprouts, remember the man who planted them.

Chinese Proverb

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

Elmer Davis

In war, there are no unwounded soldiers

Jose Narosky

When our perils are past, shall our gratitude sheep?

George Canning

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

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

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

Gary Hart

She mourned with a bleak blank determination, marching straight ahead with a shell-shocked vet’s hollow-eyed thousand-yard stare while doing the next thing and the next

James A. Hetley

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

G.K. Chesterton

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