Happy Veteran’s Day everyone! In honor of Veteran’s Day, we thought it would be fun to compile a list of famous Happy Veterans Day Quotes for you.
Veterans Day is a time to remember all of the heroes who honor and protect America, and who make all of the freedoms we enjoy possible. Often times people forget that the reason we have our freedom and can live our lives the way we choose is because of the men and women who fight for us.
Celebrities and famous figures throughout history appreciate Veteran’s Day too, and here are some Happy Veteran’s Day quotes from them:
“In the beginning of a change, the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot.” – Mark Twain
“How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world.” – William Shakespeare
“How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!” – Maya Angelou
“Lord, bid war’s trumpet cease; Fold the whole earth in peace.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes
“I dream of giving birth to a child who will ask, ‘Mother, what was war?” – Eve Merriam
“But the freedom that they fought for, and the country grand they wrought for, Is their monument to-day, and for aye.” – Thomas Dunn English
“Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.” – Billy Graham
“True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever cost.” – Arthur Ashe
“We must be prepared to make heroic sacrifices for the cause of peace that we make ungrudgingly for the cause of war. There is no task that is more important or closer to my heart.” – Albert Einstein
“Heroism is not only in the man, but in the occasion.” – Calvin Coolidge