Armed Forces Day Quotes

I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.

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

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

He loves his country best who strives to make it best.

We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.

For what avail the plough or sail, or land or life, if freedom fail?

And each man stands with his face in the light of his own drawn sword. Ready to do what a hero can.

Serving alongside our Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines, and Coast Guardsmen, our Nation’s military families give of themselves and give up their time with their loved ones so we may live safely and freely…. On Military Spouse Appreciation Day, we honor the spouses of those who have left behind everything they know and love to join our Nation’s unbroken chain of patriots…. Let us celebrate these selfless individuals by supporting them and upholding our everlasting commitment to stand beside them and their families.

How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!