25 Patriotic Quotes That Will Make You Proud to Be an American

This holiday weekend, remember what America is really all about.

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Cookouts, pool parties, and festive fireworks aside, these quotes will make you remember what 4th of July is really about.

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Adlai Stevenson

"Patriotism is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime."

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Unknown

“We will stand by the right, we will stand by the true, we will live, we will die for the red, white, and blue.”

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Ronald Reagan

“We’re blessed with the opportunity to stand for something—for liberty and freedom and fairness. And these are things worth fighting for, worth devoting our lives to.”

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Robert Frost

“Freedom lies in being bold.”

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Claudia Pemberton

"America without her soldiers would be like God without his angels."

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Gerald Stanley Lee

"America is a tune. It must be sung together."

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

"In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved."

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Ronald Reagan

“Freedom is one of the deepest and noblest aspirations of the human spirit.”

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

"America is another name for opportunity."

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Phil Vassar

"Dreams can grow wild born inside an American child."

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Albert Camus​

"Freedom is nothing but a chance to be better."

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Daniel Webster​

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

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Benjamin Franklin​

"Where liberty dwells, there is my country."

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Elmer Davis​

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

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Unknown​

"My patriotic heart beats red, white, and blue."

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George Bernard Shaw​

"Liberty is the breath of life to nations."

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John F. Kennedy

“Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country.”

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Harry S. Truman​

"America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination, and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand."

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Oliver Wendell Holmes

“One flag, one land, one heart, one hand, one nation evermore!”

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Jessi Lane Adams​

"I love my freedom. I love my America."

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Wendell Willkie​

"I believe in America because we have great dreams, and because we have the opportunity to make those dreams come true."

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Willie Nelson​

"America, to me, is freedom."

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William Faulkner​

"We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it."

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Louis D. Brandeis

“Those who won our independence believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty.”

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Franklin D. Roosevelt​

"In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved."

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