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Patriotic Quotes For Today

December 21, 2011 2 comments

“But a Constitution of Government once changed from Freedom, can never be restored.  Liberty, once lost, is lost forever.”
~John Adams, letter to Abigail Adams, July 17, 1775 
 
 
“A slender acquaintance with the world must convince every man that actions, not words, are the true criterion of the attachment of friends.”
~George Washington
 
 
“Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.”
~George Washington
 
 
“Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples’ liberty’s teeth.
~George Washington
 
 
“The marvel of all history is the patience with which men and women submit to burdens unnecessarily laid upon them by their governments.”
~George Washington
 
 
“The very atmosphere of firearms anywhere and everywhere restrains evil interference – they deserve a place of honor with all that’s good.”
~George Washington
 
 
“Truth will ultimately prevail where there is pains to bring it to light.”
~George Washington
 
 
“The time is now near at hand which must probably determine, whether Americans are to be, Freemen, or Slaves; whether they are to have any property they can call their own; whether their Houses, and Farms, are to be pillaged and destroyed, and they consigned to a State of Wretchedness from which no human efforts will probably deliver them. The fate of unborn Millions will now depend, under God, on the Courage and Conduct of this armyOur cruel and unrelenting Enemy leaves us no choice but a brave resistance, or the most abject submission; that is all we can expect. We have therefore to resolve to conquer or die.
~George Washington
 
 
And here’s one from me……
 
“ANGER TRUMPS FEAR.   EVERY DAMNED DAY OF THE  WEEK.”
~The Waking Giant
 
 


“Hold on, my friends, to the Constitution and the Republic for which it stands.  Miracles do not cluster, and what has happened once in 6,000 years, may not happen again. Hold on to the
Constitution, for if the American Constitution should fail, there will be anarchy throughout the world.”

~ Daniel Webster

 

“…Because without America there is no Free World”

~ Canada Free Press (www.canadafreepress.com)

 

“The liberties of our country, the freedom of our civil Constitution, are worth defending at all hazards; and it is our duty to defend them against all attacks. We have received them as a fair inheritance from our worthy ancestors: they purchased them for us with toil and danger and expense of treasure and blood, and transmitted them to us with care and diligence. It will bring an everlasting mark of infamy on the present generation, enlightened as it is, if we should suffer them to be wrested from us by violence without a struggle, or to be cheated out of them by the artifices of false and designing men.”

~ Samuel Adams

 

“We identify the flag with almost everything we hold dear on earth, peace, security, liberty, our family, our friends, our home. . .But when we look at our flag and behold it emblazoned with all our rights we must remember that it is equally a symbol of our duties. Every glory that we associate with it is the result of duty done.”

~ Calvin Cooledge

 

“Liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have.”

~ Harry Emerson Fosdick

 

“I think there is one higher office than president and I would call that patriot.”

~ Gary Hart

 

“Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.”

~ John F Kennedy

 

“I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: ‘We hold these truths to be self-evident that all men are created equal'”.

~ Martin Luther King Jr

 

“America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.”

~ Abraham Lincoln

 

“We here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain; that this nation shall have a new birth of freedom; and that this government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.”

~ Abraham Lincoln

 

“The soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war.”

~ Douglas MacArthur

 

“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 their country; but he that stands it now, deserves the love and thanks of man and woman.”

~ Thomas Paine

 

“If there must be trouble let it be in my day, that my child may have peace.”

~ Thomas Paine

 

“You and I have a rendezvous with destiny. We will preserve for our children (America), the last best hope of man on earth, or we will sentence them to take the first step into a thousand years of darkness. If we fail, at least let our children and our children’s children say of us we justified our brief moment here. We did all that could be done.”

~ Ronald Reagan

 

“When an American says that he loves his country, he means not only that he loves the New England hills, the prairies glistening in the sun, the wide and rising plains, the great mountains, and the sea.  He means that he loves an inner air, an inner light in which freedom lives and in which a man can draw the breath of self-respect.”

~ Adlai Stevenson

 

“The contest for ages has been to rescue liberty from the grasp of executive power.”

~ Daniel Webster

 

 

 

 

 

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