Veterans Quotes

On this Veterans Day, let us remember the service of our veterans, and let us renew our national promise to fulfill our sacred obligations to our veterans and their families who have sacrificed so much so that we can live free.

Dan Lipinski

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

This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.

Elmer Davis

The eyes of the world are upon you. The hopes and prayers of liberty-loving people everywhere march with you.

General Dwight D Eisenhower

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

The more we sweat in peace the less we bleed in war.

Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit

Those who cannot bravely face danger are the slaves of their attackers.

Aristotle

There never was a good war or a bad peace.

Benjamin Franklin

Unless one says goodbye to what one loves, and unless one travels to completely new territories, one can expect merely a long wearing away of oneself.

Jean Dubuffet

It is not only the living who are killed in war.

Isaac Asimov

America's Veterans have served their country with the belief that democracy and freedom are ideals to be upheld around the world.

John Doolittle

War is an ugly thing but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse. A man who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing he cares about more than his personal safety; is a miserable creature who has no chance of being free, unless made and kept so by the exertions of better men than himself.

John Stuart Mill

I dream of giving birth to a child who will ask, "Mother, what was war?

Eve Merriam

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

Maya Angelou

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.

Edmund Burke

These are the times that try men's souls: The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of his country; but he that stands it Now, deserves the love and thanks of man and woman. Tyranny, like hell, is not easily conquered; yet we have this consolation with us, that the harder the conflict the more glorious the triumph.

Thomas Paine

Courage is what preserves our liberty, safety, life, and our homes and parents, our country and children. Courage comprises all things.

Plautus

I hate war as only a soldier who has lived it can, only as one who has seen its brutality, its futility, its stupidity.

General Dwight D. Eisenhower

I have full confidence in your courage, devotion to duty and skill in battle. We will accept nothing less than full victory!

Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower

No bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. You win the war, by making the other poor dumb bastard die for his country!

Gen. George S. Patton, Jr.

As a former veteran, I understand the needs of veterans, and have been clear - we will work together, stand together with the Administration, but we will also question their policies when they shortchange veterans and military retirees.

Solomon Ortiz

The most persistent sound which reverberates through men's history is the beating of war drums.

Arthur Koestler

Government is not reason, it is not eloquence. It is force, and like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master.

George Washington

I have, like many other disabled veterans, suffered from the inadequate and often inept care provided by the Veterans Administration.

Tomas Young

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Updated On : November 12, 2014
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