Independence Day Quotes

If our country is worth dying for in time of war let us resolve that it is truly worth living for in time of peace.
– Hamilton Fish

Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.
– Thomas Paine

May the sun in his course visit no land more free, more happy, more lovely, than this our own country!
– Daniel Webster

It is the love of country that has lighted and that keeps glowing the holy fire of patriotism.
– J. Horace McFarland

This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.
– Elmer Davis

It is easy to take liberty for granted, when you have never had it taken from you.
– Dick Cheney

For what avail the plough or sail, or land or life, if freedom fail?
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Freedom is nothing but a chance to be better.
– Albert Camus

Without freedom, no one really has a name.
– Milton Acorda

Where liberty dwells, there is my country.
– Benjamin Franklin

And I’m proud to be an American, where at least I know I’m free. And I won’t forget the men who died, who gave that right to me.
– Lee Greenwood

We are free, truly free, when we don’t need to rent our arms to anybody in order to be able to lift a piece of bread to our mouths.
– Ricardo Flores Magon

What is the essence of America? Finding and maintaining that perfect, delicate balance between freedom ‘to’ and freedom ‘from’.
– Marilyn Vos Savant

India has two million gods, and worships them all. In religion all other countries are paupers; India is the only millionaire.
– Mark Twain

All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.
– Winston Churchill

We stand for freedom. That is our conviction for ourselves; that is our only commitment to others.
– John F. Kennedy

Freedom is never dear at any price. It is the breath of life. What would a man not pay for living?
– Mahatma Gandhi

Hail! Independence, hail! Heaven’s next best gift, To that of life and an immortal soul!
– James Thomson

Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.
– Martin Luther King

Ask not what your country can do for you. Ask what you can do for your country.
– John F. Kennedy