quote by Abraham Lincoln

Honor to the soldier and sailor everywhere, who bravely bears his country's cause. Honor, also, to the citizen who cares for his brother in the field and serves, as he best can, the same cause.

— Abraham Lincoln

Unforgettable Honoring Veterans quotations

Honoring veterans quote A King only bows down to his Queen.

A King only bows down to his Queen.

Never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense.

Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.

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

Honoring veterans quote No revenge is more honourable than the one not taken.

No revenge is more honourable than the one not taken.

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But despite their heroic acts, the Vietnam Veterans of America continued to struggle to establish a combat badge in honor of these brave pilots and medics.

Military power wins battles, but spiritual power wins wars.

The willingness with which our young people are likely to serve in any war, no matter how justified, shall be directly proportional to how they perceive the Veterans of earlier wars were treated and appreciated by their nation.

Honoring veterans quote Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.

Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.

Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.

Our nation owes a debt to its fallen heroes that we can never fully repay, but we can honor their sacrifice.

Better than honor and glory, and History's iron pen, Was the thought of duty done and the love of his fellow-men.

Honoring veterans quote Be honest. Be kind. Be honorable. Work hard.And always be awesome.

Be honest. Be kind. Be honorable. Work hard.And always be awesome.

Honoring the sacrifices many have made for our country in the name of freedom and democracy is the very foundation of Veterans Day.

But the freedom that they fought for, and the country grand they wrought for, Is their monument to-day, and for aye.

On thy grave the rain shall fall from the eyes of a mighty nation!

We, too, born to freedom, and believing in freedom, are willing to fight to maintain freedom. We, and all others who believe as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees.

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

Never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.

A nation reveals itself not only by the men it produces but also by the men it honors, the men it remembers.

Wars may be fought with weapons, but they are won by men.

Never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.

Memorial Day isn't just about honoring veterans, its honoring those who lost their lives. Veterans had the fortune of coming home. For us, that's a reminder of when we come home we still have a responsibility to serve. It's a continuation of service that honors our country and those who fell defending it.

It is the soldier, not the poet, who has given us freedom of speech.

We shall pay any price, bear any burden, to assure the survival and the success of liberty.

They hover as a cloud of witnesses above this Nation.

Cause there ain’t no doubt I love this land, God Bless the U.S.A.

With the tears a Land hath shed. Their graves should ever be green.

The average American is nothing if not patriotic.

Soldier, rest! Thy warfare o'er, Sleep the sleep that knows not breaking, Dream of battled fields no more. Days of danger, nights of waking.

I don't have to tell you how fragile this precious gift of freedom is.

Every time we hear, watch, or read the news, we are reminded that liberty is a rare commodity in this world.

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

Not gold, but only man can make a people great and strong;

men who, for truth and honor's sake, stand fast and suffer long.

I had the privilege and the honor of chairing the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs. And it is interesting to me, you know, Republicans give a lot of speeches about how much they love veterans. I work with the American Legion, the VFW, the DAV, the Vietnam Vets, and virtually every veterans organization to put together the most comprehensive piece of the veterans legislation in the modern history of America. That's what I did.

And when they have done their job, America must look after and honor its veterans.

We've got to continue to find ways to honor our 25 million veterans that have served our country with such honor and distinction.

It is Veterans Day, when we honor everyone who served in all of the campaigns.

We honor them with dignity and respect, and of course mattress sales and tire discounts.

Today is Veterans Day. Thank you to all our men and women who have served the United States armed forces. In honor of Veterans Day we are marching out a few jokes that have already served.

On Veterans Day, we take time to honor those men and women who bravely serve and have served our nation in the U.S. Armed Forces.

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