This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.
My God! How little do my countrymen know what precious blessings they are in possession of, and which no other people on earth enjoy!
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.
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.
It is easy to take liberty for granted, when you have never had it taken from you.
The stern hand of fate has scourged us to an elevation where we can see the great everlasting things which matter for a nation - the great peaks we had forgotten, of Honor, Duty, Patriotism, and clad in glittering white, the great pinnacle of Sacrifice pointing like a rugged finger to Heaven.
For only when our arms are sufficient beyond doubt can we be certain beyond doubt that they will never be employed.
Having lost sight of our objectives, we redoubled our efforts.
I extend my deepest gratitude to our Armed Forces and first responders serving both at home and abroad in the war against terrorism.
Who kept the faith and fought the fight; The glory theirs, the duty ours.
Let us also reflect on the honorable service of our men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces currently serving our country overseas in Iraq and Afghanistan, and around the world.
And each man stands with his face in the light. Of his own drawn sword, ready to do what a hero can.
It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
Our men and women in our armed forces are the real heroes in this conflict.
The price of freedom is eternal vigilance.
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.
The modern patriotism, the true patriotism, the only rational patriotism is loyalty to the Nation all the time, loyalty to the Government when it deserves it.
We must never forget why we have, and why we need our military. Our armed forces exist solely to ensure our nation is safe, so that each and every one of us can sleep soundly at night, knowing we have 'guardians at the gate.'
Lord, bid war's trumpet cease; Fold the whole earth in peace.
Whoever said the pen is mightier than the sword obviously never encountered automatic weapons.
Word to the Nation: Guard zealously your right to serve in the Armed Forces, for without them, there will be no other rights to guard.
Freedom does not come without a price. We may sometimes take for granted the many liberties we enjoy in America, but they have all been earned through the ultimate sacrifice paid by so many of the members of our armed forces.
Follow AzQuotes on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. Every day we present the best quotes! Improve yourself, find your inspiration, share with friends