Happy 4th Of July Quotes

Happy 4th Of July Quotes by Thomas Paine, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Elmer Davis, Richard Henry Lee, James G. Blaine and many others.

Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must,

Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.
Thomas Paine
We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men and women are created equal.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
He that would make his own liberty secure, must guard even his enemy from oppression; for if he violates this duty, he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself.
Thomas Paine
For what avail the plough or sail, or land or life, if freedom fail?
Ralph Waldo Emerson
This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.
Elmer Davis
That these united colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and independent states; that they are absolved from all allegiance to the British crown; and that all political connection between them and the State of Great Britain is, and ought to be, totally dissolved.
Richard Henry Lee
The United States is the only country with a known birthday.
James G. Blaine
Freedom is the open window through which pours the sunlight of the human spirit and human dignity.
Herbert Hoover
The American Revolution was a beginning, not a consummation.
Woodrow Wilson
We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.
William Faulkner
Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and governments.
Benjamin Franklin
If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability.
Henry Ford
The winds that blow through the wide sky in these mounts, the winds that sweep from Canada to Mexico, from the Pacific to the Atlantic – have always blown on free men.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
If money is your hope for independence you will never have it
Henry Ford
Patriotism is easy to understand in America. It means looking out for yourself by looking out for your country.
Calvin Coolidge
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Abraham Lincoln
Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty.
John F. Kennedy