The most persistent sound which reverberates through men’s history is the beating of war drums – Arthur Koestler.
We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude – Cynthia Ozick.
It is easy to take liberty for granted, when you have never had it taken from you – Dick Cheney.
I think there is one higher office than president and I would call that patriot – Gary Hart.
Courage is almost a contradiction in terms. It means a strong desire to live taking the form of readiness to die – G.K. Chesterton.
In war, there are no unwounded soldiers – Jose Narosky.
Freedom is never free – Anonyms.
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 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.
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.
How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world – William Shakespeare.