Ten Great Quotes To Honor VETERANS DAY

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Today is Veterans Day. It’s a time to thank the brave men and women who have defended our nation with honor. They are the best among us. We all owe them a debt of gratitude for their sacrifice.

Here are ten quotes to honor the day:

“The veterans of our military services have put their lives on the line to protect the freedoms that we enjoy. They have dedicated their lives to their country and deserve to be recognized for their commitment.”
– Judd Gregg

“The soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war.”
– Douglas MacArthur

“The U.S. Military is us. There is no truer representation of a country than the people that it sends into the field to fight for it. The people who wear our uniform and carry our rifles into combat are our kids, and our job is to support them, because they’re protecting us.”
– Tom Clancy

“The valor and courage of our young women and men in the armed services are a shining example to all of the world, and we owe them and their families our deepest respect.”
– Bill Frist

“I’m trying to raise the awareness of the troops that, when they deploy and go to war, it’s not just them at war – it’s also their family. Their family is having to go through all the hardships and the stresses.”
– Chris Kyle

“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

“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. Freedom is never free.”
– President Barack Obama

“Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.”
– Billy Graham

“The young patriots now returning from war in Iraq and Afghanistan and other deployments worldwide are joining the ranks of veterans to whom America owes an immense debt of gratitude.”
– Steve Buyer

“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.”
– Ronald Reagan

Oh, here’s one more!

“Today we express our deepest gratitude to all those who have served in our armed forces.”
– President Elect Donald Trump

Be sure to thank someone who wears America’s uniform today!

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