50 Memorial Day Quotes To Honor Those Who Paid The Ultimate Sacrifice

I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country. Nathan Hale memorial day quotes
I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country. Nathan Hale

Memorial Day(Wikipedia), originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in service of the United States of America. The holiday, is observed every year on the last Monday of May. Below are 50 Memorial Day quotes you can share with friends and family to honor those who have died in military service.

Memorial Day Quotes To Remember And Honor Those That Have Given Their Lives For Their Country

America is hope. It is compassion. It is excellence. It is valor. Paul Tsongas

There is nothing nobler than risking your life for your country. Nick Lampson

Patriotism consists not in waving the flag, but in striving that our country shall be righteous as well as strong. James Bryce

137 years later, Memorial Day remains one of America’s most cherished patriotic observances. The spirit of this day has not changed – it remains a day to honor those who died defending our freedom and democracy. Doc Hastings

What I can do for my country, I am willing to do. Christopher Gadsden

I love America more than any other country in this world, and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually. James A. Baldwin

Memorial Day this year is especially important as we are reminded almost daily of the great sacrifices that the men and women of the Armed Services make to defend our way of life. Robin Hayes

Man is a military animal, glories in gunpowder, and loves parade. Philip James Bailey

The willingness of America’s veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude. Jeff Miller

Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism. George Washington

The heroes of Flight 93 won the first battle in the War on Terror, and they should never be forgotten. Jim Ramstad

The average American is nothing if not patriotic. Herbert Croly

In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends. Martin Luther King, Jr.

May Heaven be propitious, and smile on the cause of my country. Zebulon Pike

I have long believed that sacrifice is the pinnacle of patriotism. Bob Riley

On what rests the hope of the republic? One country, one language, one flag! Alexander Henry

In remembering those who lost their lives in the London attacks and the September 11th attacks we continue our commitment to fighting for freedom, democracy and justice. Doc Hastings

I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country. Nathan Hale

True patriotism isn’t cheap. It’s about taking on a fair share of the burden of keeping America going. Robert Reich

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