Memorial Day Quotes

  • “Heroism is not only in the man but in the occasion.”
  • “Those who have long enjoyed such privileges as we enjoy forget in time that men have died to win them.”
  • “Without memory, there is no culture. Without memory, there would be no civilization, no future.”
  • “A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.”
  • “The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of a great example.”
  • “Aspire rather be a hero than merely appear one.”
  • “The patriot’s blood is the seed of freedom’s tree.”
  • “Where liberty dwells, there is my country.”
  • “Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.”
  • “He loves his country best and strives to make it best.”
  • “Here men endured that a nation might live.”
  • “How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!”
  • “This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.”
  • “Our nation owes a debt to its fallen heroes that we can never fully repay.”
  • “I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.”