10 Quotes for July 4th That Celebrate Independence

Jeanne Sager | Jul 4, 2013 Breaking

American flag on July 4On July 4th, Americans celebrate so much more than a good day off from work to eat hot dogs and watch some fireworks. We are celebrating the birth of a nation, our people's Independence Day. So what better way to mark the Fourth of July than with quotes that speak to our independence?

An independence of spirit common among Americans, an independence from foreign rule hard won (and hard fought for today) by our military, an independence of thought that we are so fiercely proud to call our own?

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Because July 4th is a day when we all, as American, stand together and celebrate how lucky we are to live in a land of the FREE ... because of the brave.

What is your favorite quote about independence?


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