And I’m proud to be an American,
where at least I know I’m free.
And I won’t forget the men who died,
who gave that right to me.
— Lee Greenwood
Is’t death to fall for Freedom’s right?
He’s dead alone who lacks her light!
— Thomas Campbell, Hallowed Ground
It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died. Rather we should thank God that such men lived. — George S. Patton
The patriot’s blood is the seed of Freedom’s tree.
— Thomas Campbell, Stanzas