4th of July Quotes on Freedom Independence Day, the day of freedom, liberty and holding own life. Independence Day has a great importance in nation’s life. It shows the sovereignty and honor of nation. As other countries, USA also celebrates its independence day on 4th July.
USA has a history of revolution enrich with politicians and personalities who showed their love and patriotism for their country at every stage. There is a federal holiday on this special occasion. This day comes in mid-summer, on hot and shiny day people celebrate this day with full of passion and show their love for country.
This is the day of family get together and many other leisure activities. People arrange many outdoor activities like barbecue. There is also a great arrangement of fireworks. They like to eat some different foods and drink a lot of beer. As this day comes in summer so people prefer to spend their time on beach and have fun with their families. Let’s take a look at different quotes showing the importance of freedom.
4th of July Quotes on Freedom Day
Samuel F. Smith, “America” : From every mountainside Let Freedom ring.
Thomas Jefferson: To preserve the freedom of the human mind then and freedom of the press, every spirit should be ready to devote itself to martyrdom; for as long as we may think as we will, and speak as we think, the condition of man will proceed in improvement
Benjamin Franklin : Those who desire to give up freedom in order to gain security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one
Thomas Paine : Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt : In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.
Adlai Stevenson : America is much more than a geographical fact. It is a political and moral fact – the first community in which men set out in principle to institutionalize freedom, responsible government, and human equality.
Ralph Waldo Emerson : For what avail the plough or sail, or land or life, if freedom fail?
William Faulkner : We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.
Thomas Macaulay : 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.
Abraham Lincoln : Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.