Veteran’s Day marks the annual celebration in the United States honoring military veterans. It’s also known as “Remembrance Day” in Canada or “Armistice Day” in some other areas in the world. Veteran’s Day commemorates the end of World War 1 and honoring soldiers to this day.
It’s important to educate our children about Veterans Day and to understand the sacrifices these brave soldiers made and continue to make, to fight for our country.
Here is a compilation of some Happy Veterans Day Quotes:
I think there is one higher office than president and I would call that patriot. ~ Gary Hart
It is easy to take liberty for granted when you have never had it taken from you. ~ Dick Cheney
In war, there are no unwounded soldiers. ~ Jose Narosky
The most persistent sound which reverberates through men’s history is the beating of war drums. ~ Arthur Koestler
This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave. ~ Elmer Davis
I may be compelled to face danger, but never fear it, and while our soldiers can stand and fight, I can stand and feed and nurse them. ~ Clara Barton
War may sometimes be a necessary evil. But no matter how necessary, it is always an evil, never a good. We will not learn how to live together in peace by killing each other’s children. ~ Jimmy Carter
Older men declare war. But its the youth who must fight and die ~ Herbert Hoover
We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude. ~ Cynthia Ozick
As we express our gratutude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. ~ John Fitzgerald Kennedy
She mourned with a bleak blank determination, marching straight ahead with a shell-shocked vet’s hollow-eyed thousand-yard stare while doing the next thing and the next. ~ James A. Hetley