5 MEMORIAL DAY 2014 QUOTES
Memorial Day is the holiday that traditionally begins summer vacation season in America. It is also the day to honor America’s war dead. Memorial Day weekend has become a day for family reunions and cookouts.
Happy Memorial Day!
“Memorial Day this year is especially important as we are reminded almost daily of the great sacrifices that the men and women of the Armed Services make to defend our way of life.”
“I have long believed that sacrifice is the pinnacle of patriotism.”
“As America celebrates Memorial Day, we pay tribute to those who have given their lives in our nation’s wars.”
—John M. McHugh
“It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died. Rather we should thank God that such men lived.”
—General George S. Patton
“On thy grave the rain shall fall from the eyes of a mighty nation!”
—Thomas William Parsons