Patriot Day Quotes, Sayings for Patriot Day - Page 3

Wherever a man turns he can find someone who needs him.

– Albert Schweitzer

All wars are civil wars, because all men are brothers.

– François Fénelon

We look forward to the time when the Power of Love will replace the Love of Power. Then will our world know the blessings of peace.

– William Ewart Gladstone

While we are mourning the loss of our friend, others are rejoicing to meet him behind the veil.

– John Taylor

That some good can be derived from every event is a better proposition than that everything happens for the best, which it assuredly does not.

– James K. Feibleman

The stern hand of fate has scourged us to an elevation where we can see the great everlasting things that matter for a nation; the great peaks of honour we had forgotten – duty and patriotism, clad in glittering white; the great pinnacle of sacrifice pointing like a rugged finger to heaven.

– David Lloyd George

I couldn’t help but say to [Mr. Gorbachev], just think how easy his task and mine might be in these meetings that we held if suddenly there was a threat to this world from another planet. [We’d] find out once and for all that we really are all human beings here on this earth together.

– Ronald Reagan

Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

– Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Weave in faith and God will find the thread.

– Author Unknown

Our country is not the only thing to which we owe our allegiance. It is also owed to justice and to humanity. Patriotism consists not in waving the flag, but in striving that our country shall be righteous as well as strong.

– James Bryce

Every evening I turn my worries over to God. He’s going to be up all night anyway.

– Mary C. Crowley

Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.

– Ralph Waldo Emerson

…a final comfort that is small, but not cold: The heart is the only broken instrument that works.

– T.E. Kalem

The real differences around the world today are not between Jews and Arabs; Protestants and Catholics; Muslims, Croats, and Serbs. The real differences are between those who embrace peace and those who would destroy it; between those who look to the future and those who cling to the past; between those who open their arms and those who are determined to clench their fists.

– William J. Clinton

Courage is being afraid but going on anyhow.

– Dan Rather

I can think of no more stirring symbol of man’s humanity to man than a fire engine.

– Kurt Vonnegut

The brave die never, though they sleep in dust:
Their courage nerves a thousand living men.

– Minot J. Savage

The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings.

– Eric Hoffer

When I saw others straining toward God, I did not understand it, for though I may have had him less than they did, there was no one blocking the way between him and me, and I could reach his heart easily. It is up to him, after all, to have us, our part consists of almost solely in letting him grasp us.

– Rainer Maria Rilke

Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal.

– Author Unknown