Fourth Of July Inspirational Quotes by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, George Washington, Hubert H. Humphrey, William J. Clinton, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Thomas Paine and many others.
We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men and women are created equal.
As Mankind becomes more liberal, they will be more apt to allow that all those who conduct themselves as worthy members of the community are equally entitled to the protections of civil government. I hope ever to see America among the foremost nations of justice and liberality.
We need an America with the wisdom of experience. But we must not let America grow old in spirit.
There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured with what is right in America.
Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and refreshed – else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots, it will wither and die.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.
Happily for America, happily, we trust, for the whole human race, they pursued a new and more noble course. They accomplished a revolution which has no parallel in the annals of human society.
That which distinguishes this day from all others is that then both orators and artillerymen shoot blank cartridges.
In a chariot of light from the region of the day, the Goddess of Liberty came. She brought in her hand as a pledge of her love, the plant she named Liberty Tree.
We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
Freedom is the oxygen of the soul.
For what avail the plough or sail, or land or life, if freedom fail?
The American Revolution was a beginning, not a consummation.
From the prodigious hilltops of New Hampshire, let freedom ring. From the mighty mountains of New York, let freedom ring. From the heightening Alleghenies of Pennsylvania, let freedom ring. But not only that: Let freedom ring from every hill and molehill of Mississippi.
It is easy to take liberty for granted, when you have never had it taken from you.
The preservation of the sacred fire of liberty, and the destiny of the Republican model of Government, are justly considered as deeply, perhaps as finally staked, on the experiment entrusted to the hands of the American people.
Freedom is the open window through which pours the sunlight of the human spirit and human dignity.