4th of July Quotes

“Freedom is never free.”

~Author Unknown

“In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.”

~Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Then join hand in hand brave Americans all! By uniting we stand by dividing we fall.”

~John Dickinson

“Our flag does not fly because the wind moves it. It flies with the last breath of each soldier who died protecting it.”

~Unknown/em>

“It is the love of country that has lighted and that keeps glowing the holy fire of patriotism.”

~Unknown/em>

“For what avail the plough or sail, or land or life, if freedom fail?”

~Ralph Waldo Emerson

“There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured by what is right with America. ~William J. Clinton Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.”

~Thomas Paine

“That which distinguishes this day from all others is that then both orators and artillerymen shoot blank cartridges.”

~John Burroughs, Journal

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

~Author unknown

“We are free, truly free, when we don't need to rent our arms to anybody in order to be able to lift a piece of bread to our mouths.”

~Author unknown

“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

“Liberty is the breath of life to nations.”

~George Bernard Shaw

“If our country is worth dying for in time of war let us resolve that it is truly worth living for in time of peace.”

~Hamilton Fish

“The American Revolution was a beginning, not a consummation.”

~Woodrow Wilson