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Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend with these patriotic quotes. Some are from the heart, while others are on the humorous side, so have a read and enjoy.
1. The average American is nothing if not patriotic.
– Herbert Croly
2. Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.
– Mark Twain
3. Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life.
– Bob Marley
4. Part of the American dream is to live long and die young. Only those Americans who are willing to die for their country are fit to live.
– Douglas MacArthur
5. The brave die never, though they sleep in dust: Their courage nerves a thousand living men.
– Minot J. Savage
6. A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.
– Joseph Campbell
7. The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of a great example.
– Benjamin Disraeli
8. The cost of freedom is always high, but Americans have always paid it. And one path we shall never choose, and that is the path of surrender, or submission.
9. The dead soldier’s silence sings our national anthem..
– Aaron Kilbourn
10. There is nothing wrong with America that the faith, love of freedom, intelligence, and energy of her citizens can not cure.
– Dwight David Eisenhower