Patriots Day Quotes

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“We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.”

-Kenji Miyazawa

“I think there is one higher office than president and I would call that patriot.” 

-Gary Hart

“Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.”

-Ambrose Redmoon

“With the tears a Land hath shed Their graves should ever be green.”

-Thomas Bailey Aldrich

“God gave burdens, also shoulders.” 

-Yiddish Proverb

“The hero dead cannot expire: The dead still play their part.”

-Charles Sangster

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

-Minot J. Savage

“In the night of death, hope sees a star, and listening love can hear the rustle of a wing.” 

-Robert Ingersoll

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

-Ralph Waldo Emerson

“True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes, but the firm resolve of virtue and reason.” 

-Alfred North Whitehead

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

-Francois Fenelon

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

-William Ewart Gladstone

“Our country is not the only thing to which we owe our allegianceIt 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

“If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.” 

-Mother Teresa

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

-Kurt Vonnegut