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.— George Washington
Belligerent Memorial Day Thank You quotations
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
Honoring the sacrifices many have made for our country in the name of freedom and democracy is the very foundation of Veterans Day.
My heroes are those who risk their lives every day to protect our world and make it a better place - police, firefighters and members of our armed forces.
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
On thy grave the rain shall fall from the eyes of a mighty nation!
Thank you for the sacrifices you and your families are making.
Our Vietnam Veterans have taught us that no matter what are positions may be on policy, as Americans and patriots, we must support all of our soldiers with our thoughts and our prayers.
Most every day — if not every day — for the rest of your life, you will be reminded or think of this night. And I want to thank you in advance right now for the great memories it’s going to be.
I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.
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.
To our Soldiers: Thank you again and again, you will always matter, not only on this Memorial Day but every day!
A little progress each day adds up to bg results.
They hover as a cloud of witnesses above this Nation.
I was born in Munich, and my father was stationed in Salzburg.
For the first three years of my life, I lived in Austria back when the American Army was still in Austria. I grew up subsequently in posts around the country around veterans.
With the tears a Land hath shed. Their graves should ever be green.
Remember how far you've come, not just how far you have to go. You are not where you want to be, but neither are you where you used to be.
Their silent wounds have speech More eloquent than men;
Their tones can deeper reach Than human voice or pen.
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.
Who kept the faith and fought the fight; The glory theirs, the duty ours.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
Thanks for the memory Of lingerie with lace, Pilsner by the case And how I jumped the day you trumped my one-and-only ace How lovely it was!
Valor is a gift. Those having it never know for sure whether they have it till the test comes. And those having it in one test never know for sure if they will have it when the next test comes.
Happy Memorial Day! Thank you to all our service men and women past and present.
You are not forgotten!
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
At Concerned Veterans for America, we've made the case that the defense budget could be targeted for spending reform, but in a targeted fashion that genuinely changes unsustainable spending trajectories while preserving U.S. defense capacity.