Veterans Day Thank You Quotes

Veterans Day Thank You Quotes by James Mattis, William Shakespeare, Steve Buyer, Zach Wamp, Mark Twain, Otto von Bismarck and many others.

You've been told that you're broken, that you're damage

You’ve been told that you’re broken, that you’re damaged goods and should be labeled victims. I don’t buy it. The truth, instead, is that you are the only folks with the skills, determination, and values to ensure American dominance in this chaotic world.
James Mattis
How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world.
William Shakespeare
Because all of us believe and understand in the fabric of the common bond of why we call ourselves American is to care for the men and women who wear the uniform; and when they take off the uniform, we care for them when they are veterans.
Steve Buyer
Thank you for the sacrifices you and your families are making. Our Vietnam Veterans have taught us that no matter what are positions may be on policy, as Americans and patriots, we must support all of our soldiers with our thoughts and our prayers.
Zach Wamp
Courage is not the absence of fear, but the mastery of it.
Mark Twain
Anyone who has ever looked into the glazed eyes of a soldier dying on the battlefield will think hard before starting a war.
Otto von Bismarck
It is easy to take liberty for granted, when you have never had it taken from you.
Dick Cheney
The willingness of America’s veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude.
Jeff Miller
From the world wars of Europe to the jungles of the Far East, from the deserts of the Middle East to the African continent, and even here in our own hemisphere, our veterans have made the world a better place and America the great country we are today.
John Hoeven
We owe our World War II veterans – and all our veterans – a debt we can never fully repay.
Doc Hastings
Courage is almost a contradiction in terms. It means a strong desire to live taking the form of readiness to die.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
When our perils are past, shall our gratitude sleep?
George Canning
Twenty-five million veterans are living among us today. These men and women selflessly set aside their civilian lives to put on the uniform and serve us.
Steve Buyer
But fame is theirs – and future days
On pillar’d brass shall tell their praise;
Shall tell – when cold neglect is dead –
“These for their country fought and bled.”
Philip Freneau
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
John F. Kennedy
I dream of giving birth to a child who will ask: “Mother, what was war?”
Eve Merriam
Never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.
Winston Churchill