100+ Patriotic Happy Memorial Day Quotes & Saying from Famous People

Memorial Day is an important day for all the American citizens as on Memorial day we remember those solider who died. For this special occasion, we have shared famous and patriotic happy memorial day quotes and saying also great and inspirational thoughts.

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Here’s We have Best Memorial Day Quotes & Sayings that you can share with your friends and relative to this Memorial Day. Patriotic Americans should take a moment from their day of celebration and leisure to reflect on the brave sacrifices of those who have given their lives for this great nation. Get inspired by the following Glorious Memorial Day Quotes, which celebrate American heroes, as well as the values that make this country worth fighting for.

Just Copy & Paste these all Best Memorial Day quotes and share with your friends and let them remember those who accepted death For love of country.

Ask not what your country can do for you — ask what you can do for your country.   JOHN F. KENNEDY

 

Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.        -MARK TWAIN

My fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country.      -John F. Kennedy

Best Memorial Day Quotes

In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.        -Martin Luther King, Jr.

Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.       -Mark Twain

“Memorial Day This Year Is Especially Important As We Are Reminded Almost Daily Of The Great Sacrifices That The Men And Women Of The Armed Services Make To Defend Our Way Of Life.” » Robin Hayes

“My Fellow Americans, Ask Not What Your Country Can Do For You, Ask What You Can Do For Your Country.” » John F. Kennedy

“And They Who For Their Country Die Shall Fill An Honored Grave, For Glory Lights The Soldier’s Tomb, And Beauty Weeps The Brave.” » Joseph Rodman Drake

“True Patriotism Isn’t Cheap. It’s About Taking On A Fair Share Of The Burden Of Keeping America Going.” – Robert Reich

“They Hover As A Cloud Of Witnesses Above This Nation.” – Henry Ward Beecher

On thy grave the rain shall fall from the eyes of a mighty nation!  ~Thomas William Parsons

Although no sculptured marble should rise to their memory, nor engraved stone bear record of their deeds, yet will their remembrance be as lasting as the land they honored.  ~Daniel Webster

With the tears a Land hath shed
Their graves should ever be green.
~Thomas Bailey Aldrich

Are they dead that yet speak louder than we can speak, and a more universal language?  Are they dead that yet act?  Are they dead that yet move upon society and inspire the people with nobler motives and more heroic patriotism?  ~Henry Ward Beecher

Memorial Day quotes and Saying

Green sods are all their monuments; and yet it tells
A nobler history than pillared piles,
Or the eternal pyramids.
~James Gates Percival

Is’t death to fall for Freedom’s right?
He’s dead alone who lacks her light!
~Thomas Campbell

For love of country they accepted death…  ~James A. Garfield

They fell, but o’er their glorious grave
Floats free the banner of the cause they died to save.
~Francis Marion Crawford

Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.   -Mark Twain

The willingness of America’s veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude.    – Jeff Miller

Blow out, you bugles, over the rich Dead!
There’s none of these so lonely and poor of old,
But, dying, has made us rarer gifts than gold.
~Rupert Brooke

Memorial Day this year is especially important as we are reminded almost daily of the great sacrifices that the men and women of the Armed Services make to defend our way of life.    – Robin Hayes

137 years later, Memorial Day remains one of America’s most cherished patriotic observances. The spirit of this day has not changed – it remains a day to honor those who died defending our freedom and democracy.   – Doc Hastings

As America celebrates Memorial Day, we pay tribute to those who have given their lives in our nation’s wars.  – ohn M. McHugh

Patriotism consists not in waving the flag, but in striving that our country shall be righteous as well as strong.     -James Bryce

On Memorial Day, I don’t want to only remember the combatants. There were also those who came out of the trenches as writers and poets, who started preaching peace, men and women who have made this world a kinder place to live.    – Eric Burdon

There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured with what is right in America.     – William J. Clinton

Memorial Day Quotes

These fallen heroes represent the character of a nation who has a long history of patriotism and honor – and a nation who has fought many battles to keep our country free from threats of terror.     – Michael N. Castle

On what rests the hope of the republic? One country, one language, one flag!    – Alexander Henry

The brave die never, though they sleep in dust:
Their courage nerves a thousand living men.
~Minot J. Savage

The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of a great example.  ~Benjamin Disraeli

And I’m proud to be an American,
where at least I know I’m free.
And I won’t forget the men who died,
who gave that right to me.
~Lee Greenwood

They are dead; but they live in each Patriot’s breast,
And their names are engraven on honor’s bright crest.
~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Peace to each manly soul that sleepeth;
Rest to each faithful eye that weepeth…
~Thomas Moore

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

And they who for their country die shall fill an honored grave, for glory lights the soldier’s tomb, and beauty weeps the brave.  ~Joseph Drake

Go ye to the graves and decorate,
Place flags for boys who have died;
Kneel down and say prayers for your loved ones,
But know they’re still by your side!
~Gertrude Tooley Buckingham, “Memorial Day—1945”

I have long believed that sacrifice is the pinnacle of patriotism.  – BOB RILEY

Who kept the faith and fought the fight; The glory theirs, the duty ours.     – WALLACE BRUCE

A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.    –  JOSEPH CAMPBELL

“Courage Is Contagious. When A Brave Man Takes A Stand, The Spines Of Others Are Stiffened.” – Billy Graham

“The Dead Soldier’s Silence Sings Our National Anthem.” – Aaron Kilbour

Quotes For Memorial Day

“Four Things Support The World: The Learning Of The Wise, The Justice Of The Great, The Prayers Of The Good, And The Valor Of The Brave.” – Muhammad

“If We Love Our Country, We Should Also Love Our Countrymen.” – Ronald Reagan – Vietnam Veterans Memorial

“There Is Nothing Wrong With America That Cannot Be Cured By What Is Right With America.” – Bill Clinton

The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of a great example. – BENJAMIN DISRAELI (EARL OF BEACONSFIELD)

Perform, then, this one act of remembrance before this Day passes – Remember there is an army of defense and advance that never dies and never surrenders, but is increasingly recruited from the eternal sources of the American spirit and from the generations of American youth.  ~W.J. Cameron

“It Doesn’t Take A Hero To Order Men Into Battle. It Takes A Hero To Be One Of Those Men Who Goes Into Battle.” – Norman Schwarzkopf

“These Fallen Heroes Represent The Character Of A Nation Who Has A Long History Of Patriotism And Honor – And A Nation Who Has Fought Many Battles To Keep Our Country Free From Threats Of Terror.” – Michael N. Castle

The heroes of Flight 93 won the first battle in the War on Terror, and they should never be forgotten.    – Jim Ramstad

Man is a military animal, glories in gunpowder, and loves parade.   – Philip James Bailey

I love America more than any other country in this world, and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually.      – James A. Baldwin

There’s intense national feeling in America that could be called patriotism.    – Michael Ignatieff

Over all our happy country – over all our Nation spread, Is a band of noble heroes – is our Army of the Dead.      – Will Carleton

“I Love America More Than Any Other Country In This World, And, Exactly For This Reason, I Insist On The Right To Criticize Her Perpetually.” – James A. Baldwin

“True Patriotism Hates Injustice In Its Own Land More Than Anywhere Else.” » Clarence Darrow – Vietnam Veterans Memorial

“The Greatest Glory Of A Free-Born People Is To Transmit That Freedom To Their Children.” – William Havard

True patriotism isn’t cheap. It’s about taking on a fair share of the burden of keeping America going.    – Robert Reich

“A Hero Is Someone Who Has Given His Or Her Life To Something Bigger Than Oneself.”- Joseph Campbell

In remembering those who lost their lives in the London attacks and the September 11th attacks we continue our commitment to fighting for freedom, democracy and justice.    – Doc Hastings

Decoration Day is the most beautiful of our national holidays…. The grim cannon have turned into palm branches, and the shell and shrapnel into peach blossoms.  ~Thomas Bailey Aldrich

Patriotism was a living fire of unquestioned belief and purpose. Frank Knox

We who are left how shall we look again
Happily on the sun or feel the rain
Without remembering how they who went
Ungrudgingly and spent
Their lives for us loved, too, the sun and rain?
~Wilfred Wilson Gibson

Better than honor and glory, and History’s iron pen,
Was the thought of duty done and the love of his fellow-men.
~Richard Watson Gilder

“A Man’s Country Is Not A Certain Area Of Land, Of Mountains, Rivers, And Woods, But It Is A Principle And Patriotism Is Loyalty To That Principle.”- George William Curtis

“Dead Upon The Field Of Glory, Hero Fit For Song And Story.” – John Randolph Thompson

Memorial Day Quotes and Sayings For Facebook

“Who Kept The Faith And Fought The Fight; The Glory Theirs, The Duty Ours.” -Wallace Bruce

A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.  ~Joseph Campbell

Who kept the faith and fought the fight;
The glory theirs, the duty ours.
~Wallace Bruce

Life hangs as nothing in the scale against dear Liberty!  ~Lucy Larcom

All we have of freedom, all we use or know –
This our fathers bought for us long and long ago.
~Rudyard Kipling, The Old Issue, 1899

Our battle-fields, safe in the keeping
Of Nature’s kind, fostering care,
Are blooming, – our heroes are sleeping, –
And peace broods perennial there.
~John H. Jewett

“The Highest Patriotism Is Not A Blind Acceptance Of Official Policy, But A Love Of One’s Country Deep Enough To Call Her To A Higher Plain.” -George Mcgovern – Vietnam Veterans Memorial

“The Greatest Way To Live With Honor In This World Is To Be What We Pretend To Be.” -Socrates – Vietnam Veterans Memorial

 

 

“On What Rests The Hope Of The Republic? One Country, One Language, One Flag” » Alexander Henry

 

 

Their own souls rose and cried
Alarum when they heard the sudden wail
Of stricken freedom and along the gale
Saw her eternal banner quivering wide.
~John LeGay Brereton

 

 

The dead soldier’s silence sings our national anthem.  ~Aaron Kilbourn

 

 

Let no vandalism of avarice or neglect, no ravages of time, testify to the present or to the coming generations, that we have forgotten, as a people, the cost of a free and undivided Republic.  ~John A. Logan

 

 

Your silent tents of green
We deck with fragrant flowers;
Yours has the suffering been,
The memory shall be ours.
~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

 

 

Spirit, that made those heroes dare
To die, and leave their children free,
Bid Time and Nature gently spare
The shaft we raise to them and thee.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

 

They hover as a cloud of witnesses above this Nation.  ~Henry Ward Beecher

 

These martyrs of patriotism gave their lives for an idea.  ~Schuyler Colfax

 

 

They saw their injured country’s woe;
The flaming town, the wasted field;
Then rushed to meet the insulting foe;
They took the spear, – but left the shield.
~Philip Freneau

 

 

We come, not to mourn our dead soldiers, but to praise them.  ~Francis A. Walker

 

How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!  ~Maya Angelou

 

Thoughts and Quotes of Memorial Day – Thank You Quotes

Memorial Day is also celebrated as a federal holiday in order to remember the great sacrifices of the army officials and soldiers of the armed forces. Hence it is a great moment of expressing gratitude towards them.

We have collected in the list below Best Memorial Day Quotes, Best Memorial Day Thank You Quotes which will be dedicated to the late soldiers of the nation.

 

Thank you so much to all the servicemen and women who have gone above and beyond protecting our country. Happy Memorial Day” – Chloë Grace Moretz

 

 

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter the words, but to live by them.” — John F. Kennedy

 

 

Memorial Day is a time to honor, reflect, and remember those who’ve made the ultimate sacrifice for their country

 

Mothers Day Thank You Quotes

There was nothing macho about the war at all. We were a bunch of scared kids who had a job to do.

 

 

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter the words, but to live by them.”

 

 

“Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.” — Melody Beattie

 

 

“Your silent tents of green / We deck with fragrant flowers; / Yours has the suffering been, / The memory shall be ours.” — Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

 

 

“And they who for their country die shall fill an honored grave, for glory lights the soldier’s tomb, and beauty weeps the brave.” — Joseph Rodman Drake

 

 

“Our nation owes a debt to its fallen heroes that we can never fully repay, but we can honor their sacrifice.” — President Barack Obama

 

 

“Although no sculptured marble should rise to their memory, nor engraved stone bear record of their deeds, yet will their remembrance be as lasting as the land they honored.” — Daniel Webster

 

 

Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.” — Bob Marley

 

 

“We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.”

 

 

The willingness of America’s veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude.

 

 

Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.” — Mark Twain

 

 

“They fought together as brothers-in-arms. They died together and now they sleep side by side. To them we have a solemn obligation.” — Admiral Chester A. Nimitz

 

 

“Our debt to the heroic men and valiant women in the service of our country can never be repaid. They have earned our undying gratitude. America will never forget their sacrifices.” — President Harry S. Truman

 

 

“It is fitting and proper that we devote one day each year to paying special tribute to those whose constancy and courage constitute one of the bulwarks guarding the freedom of this nation and the peace of the free world.” — President Dwight D. Eisenhower

 

 

“137 years later, Memorial Day remains one of America’s most cherished patriotic observances. The spirit of this day has not changed – it remains a day to honor those who died defending our freedom and democracy.”

Memorial Day Thank You Quotes and Sayings

 

“Memorial Day this year is especially important as we are reminded almost daily of the great sacrifices that the men and women of the Armed Services make to defend our way of life.”

 

 

“Soldiers have to fight two battles continuously in their life. One on the field ( in the fights ) and the second off the field ( family life) and have to win both continuously. A grand Salute to them. Thank You”

 

 

“Memorial Day this year is especially important as we are reminded almost daily of the great sacrifices that the men and women of the Armed Forces make to defend our way of life.”

 

 

“Thank you so much to all the servicemen and women who have gone above and beyond protecting our country. Happy Memorial Day.”

 

“Your silent tents of green / we deck with fragrant flowers; / yours has the suffering been, / the memory shall be ours.”

 

“The contribution made by the soldiers in bringing freedom to America is beyond expression. Let us thank them for their courage and promise to follow the legacy.”

 

 

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