Remember the reason behind today...be safe!
If you are ashamed to stand by your colors, you had better seek another flag. ~Author Unknown
My God! How little do my countrymen know what precious blessings they are in possession of, and which no other people on earth enjoy! ~Thomas Jefferson
Off with your hat, as the flag goes by! And let the heart have its say; you're man enough for a tear in your eye that you will not wipe away. ~Henry Cuyler Bunner
We sleep peacefully at night, cradled by the big strong hands of America. ~Val Saintsbury
This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave. ~Elmer Davis
[P]atriotism... is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime. ~Adlai Stevenson
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. ~Abraham Lincoln