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~ Independence Day Quotes ~

Patriotic Celebrations Of Our Freedom


Through Independence Day Quotes we are reminded of the past struggles, the current freedom and the future pursuit of the values we hold so dearly.

Celebrations are multi-faceted, but it is the past sacrifices that allow us to celebrate and to do the things we do on this heroic day.

Freedom often comes at a price, and after many trials and tribulations, but there is nothing more sweet than the taste of liberty, free will, choice and independence.

The yearly event called 'Independence Day' allows us to celebrate our cherished freedom.

These Independence Day Quotes are a celebration of the ideals of democracy, citizenship, liberty and patriotism which we all cherish so highly.They are a reminder of the sacrifices and the struggles that so many people fought for and died for.

Independence day quotes offer a reminder to take independence seriously and not be complacent about our hard won autonomy.



~ Independence Day Conundrum ~

He that would make his own liberty secure, must guard even his enemy from opposition; for if he violates this duty he establishes a precedent that will reach himself ~ Thomas Paine

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~ Independence Day Quotes - Celebrating Our Liberty ~



A man is morally free when, in full possession of his living humanity, he judges the world, and judges other men, with uncompromising sincerity ~ George Santayana

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 ~ George William Curtis

A patriot is he whose public conduct is regulated by one single motive, the love of his country; who, as an agent in parliament, has, for himself, neither hope nor fear, neither kindness nor resentment, but refers everything to the common interest ~ Samuel Johnson

A statistician made a few calculations and discovered that since the birth of our nation more lives had been lost in celebrating independence than in winning it ~ Curtis Billings

All we have of freedom, all we use or know - This our fathers bought for us long and long ago ~ Rudyard Kipling

America is much more than a geographical fact.  It is a political and moral fact - the first community in which men set out in principle to institutionalize freedom, responsible government, and human equality ~ Adlai Stevenson

America is the greatest, freest and most decent society in existence. It is an oasis of goodness in a desert of cynicism and barbarism. This country, once an experiment unique in the world, is now the last best hope for the world ~ Dinesh D'Souza
 
America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand ~ Author: H.S. Truman

And I'm proud to be an American, where at least I know I'm free. And I won't forget the men who died, who gave that right to me ~ Lee Greenwood

As mankind becomes more liberal, they will be more apt to allow that all those who conduct themselves as worthy members of the community are equally entitled to the protections of civil government. I hope ever to see America among the foremost nations of justice and liberality ~ George Washington



~ Independence Day Quotes - Celebrating Our Liberty ~



Ask not what your country can do for you. Ask what you can do for your country ~ John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Better to starve free than be a fat slave ~ Aesop

Breathes there the man with soul so dead, who never to himself hath said, this is my own, my native land!, whose heart hath ne'er within him burn'd, as home his footsteps he hath turn'd, from wandering on a foreign strand? ~ Walter Scott

Citizenship consists in the service of the country ~ Jawaharlal Nehru

Democracy is the government of the people, by the people, for the people ~ Abraham Lincoln

Democracy shows not only its power in reforming governments, but in regenerating a race of men and this is the greatest blessing of free governments ~ Andrew Jackson

Enjoy the peace your valor won. Let independence be our boast, Ever mindful what it cost; Ever grateful for the prize, Let its altar reach the skies! ~ Joseph Hopkinson

Even if I died in the service of the nation, I would be proud of it. Every drop of my blood... will contribute to the growth of this nation and to make it strong and dynamic ~ Indira Gandhi

Every good citizen makes his country's honor his own, and cherishes it not only as precious but as sacred. He is willing to risk his life in its defence and is conscious that he gains protection while he gives it ~ Andrew Jackson

Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom ~ Albert Einstein



~ Independence Day Quotes - Celebrating Our Liberty ~



For what avail the plough or sail, or land or life, if freedom fail? ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fourscore and seven years ago, our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal ~ Abraham Lincoln

Free at last; free at last; thank God Almighty we are free at last ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

Freedom consists not in doing what we like, but in having the right to do what we ought ~ Pope John Paul II
 
Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and refreshed - else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots, it will wither and die ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower

Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and refreshed - else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots, it will wither and die ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower

Freedom is never free ~ Anonymous
 
Freedom is never given, it is won ~ A. Philip Randolph

Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

Freedom is not enough ~ Lyndon B. Johnson



~ Independence Day Quotes - Celebrating Our Liberty ~


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