Sadly our veterans are often the unsung heroes of society. They risk life and limb for us, our families and our nation as a whole. Thankfully there is Veterans Day. A day for us to pay tribute to our brave soldiers, the men and women who protect, serve and protect our great county.
Here are 10 of the top Veterans Day quotes a way to remember what we are thankful for and to say thank you.
“This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.” ¨- Elmer Davis
“In war, there are no unwounded soldiers.”- Jose Narosky
“It is easy to take liberty for granted, when you have never had it taken from you.” —Unknown
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” John Fitzgerald Kennedy
“How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes! “¨- Maya Angelou
“Valor is stability, not of legs and arms, but of courage and the soul.” -Michel de Montaigne
“Those who cannot bravely face danger are the slaves of their attackers.” -Aristotle
“We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.” – Cynthia Ozick
“I dream of giving birth to a child who will ask, “Mother, what was war?”” - Eve Merriam
“Soldiers generally win battles; generals get credit for them.” – Napoleon Bonaparte