Independence Day Fun

Independence Day Fun

Patriotic Quotes

John Gunther

American Flag

“Ours is the only country deliberately founded on a good idea.” ~~ John Gunther

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Archibald MacLeish

Liberty

“There are those, I know, who will say that the liberation of humanity, the freedom of man and mind, is nothing but a dream. They are right. It is the American dream.” ~~ Archibald MacLeish

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George William Curtis

Statue Of Liberty and Open Sky

“A man’s country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle; and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.” ~~ George William Curtis

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Louis D. Brandeis

Soilder

“Those who won our independence believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty.” ~~ Louis D. Brandeis

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Thomas Jefferson

Lady Liberty

“My God! How little do my countrymen know what precious blessings they are in possession of, and which no other people on earth enjoy!” ~~ Thomas Jefferson

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Mark Twain

Capitol

“Loyalty to the country always. Loyalty to the government when it deserves it.” ~~ Mark Twain

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

Washington D.C. Marine Corps Memorial

“In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.” ~~ Franklin D. Roosevelt

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Moshe Dayan

Liberty Island

“Freedom is the oxygen of the soul.” ~~ Moshe Dayan

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Abraham Lincoln

Lincoln Memorial

“Democracy is the government of the people, by the people, for the people.” ~~ Abraham Lincoln

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John F. Kennedy

President Kennedy Inaugural Address

“And so, my fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country. My fellow citizens of the world, ask not what America will do for you, but what together we can do for the freedom of man.” ~~ John F. Kennedy

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