Every fourth of July, the United States Independence Day was celebrated by many Americans. Today, let us share some independence day quotations and patriotic sayings to get inspired. The word “freedom” is the sweetest word we can ever use not only during independence day but in our daily lives.
Freedom. We shout for freedom. We fight for freedom. But not everyone can taste the sweetness of freedom. What is freedom by the way?
Freedom simply means the right to act, speak or think whatever we want without hindrances. A freedom simply means no one will ever stop you from what you want to do or say. However, the true freedom must abide with the law of God and the law of government.
What is mean by independence? Independence simply means state of being independent. A country is independent if no other country (foreign) is ruling it. Freedom simply means self-government, self-rule, sovereignty, autonomy, liberty, etc.
Top Independence Day Quotes & Sayings that Inspired Americans
Some of these famous independence day quotes and sayings are being said by previous United State Presidents. Enjoy these list of independence day quotes, get inspired and boost patriotism.
Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it. ~George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman, “Maxims: Liberty and Equality,” 1905
Love of Country
It is the love of country that has lighted and that keeps glowing the holy fire of patriotism. ~J. Horace McFarland
The winds that blow through the wide sky in these mounts, the winds that sweep from Canada to Mexico, from the Pacific to the Atlantic – have always blown on free men. ~Franklin D. Roosevelt
Worthy of the Fool
Many politicians are in the habit of laying it down as a self-evident proposition that no people ought to be free till they are fit to use their freedom. The maxim is worthy of the fool in the old story who resolved not to go into the water till he had learned to swim. ~Thomas Macaulay
Independence is a Precious Blessings
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
Deny Freedom to Others
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves. ~Abraham Lincoln
Cannot Be Cured
There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured by what is right with America. ~William J. Clinton
The most unpardonable sin in society is independence of thought. ~ Emma Goldman
Independence is Addictive
Independence is a heady draught, and if you drink it in your youth, it can have the same effect on the brain as young wine does. It does not matter that its taste is not always appealing. It is addictive and with each drink you want more. ~ Maya Angelou
Secret of Liberty
Those who won our independence… valued liberty as an end and as a means. They believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty. ~ Louis D. Brandeis
Thoughts on Independence Day
I love what Thomas Jefferson said. Being independent is a precious blessings. Not everyone are free. Maybe their country is free from colony. But the individual person aren’t free.
We are now in a 21st century where in “money” became valuable. Our goal must not only become free to say or do whatever we want to, but, to become financially free. Did you like it? I want to become financially free. When an individual is financially free, he can do many things not only for his self but for his country as well.