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10 Phenomenal Memorial Day Quotes That Will Remind You What the Holiday is Really about ...

By Eliza

Memorial Day is a time to remember those who have passed on, particularly those who served their country. Many people take time to honor them by placing flags on their headstones or having a barbecue to celebrate the significance of the day. Each of these quotes is a great way to get into the spirit of the holiday and gain a better understanding of what the day means. So, take time this year to salute our military and be grateful for their sacrifice. Then, have a burger and some potato salad in their honor. Happy Memorial Day!

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1 Bob Dylan

text, font, line, diagram, brand,"A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom."

2 Cynthia Ozick

text, font, line, diagram, brand,"We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude."

3 Beth Pennington

text, font, product, line, diagram,"As we set today aside to honor and thank our veterans, let us be mindful that we should do this every day of the year and not just one."

4 Unknown

text, font, line, diagram, brand,"If you want to thank a soldier, be the kind of American worth fighting for."

5 Ronald Reagan

text, font, product, line, brand,"Some people live an entire lifetime and wonder if they have ever made a difference in the world. A veteran does not have that problem."

6 Unknown

text, font, diagram, line, brand,"We don't know them all, but we owe them all."

7 Theodore Roosevelt

text, font, line, product, diagram,"We must dare to be great; and we must realize that greatness is the fruit of toil and sacrifice and high courage."

8 Unknown

text, font, diagram, line, brand,"Home of the free, because of the brave."

9 Unknown

text, font, product, line, diagram,"Our flag does not fly because the wind moves it. It flies with the last breath of each soldier who died protecting it."

10 Bernard Malamud

text, font, line, diagram, brand,"Without heroes, we are all plain people, and don't know how far we can go."

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