Memorial Day is observed every year on the final Monday of each May, was formerly known as Decoration Day and commemorates all men and women who died in military while serving in the United States.
It is typically seen as the start of the summer vacation season and many people is a time for visit cemeteries and memorials and somber remembrance of the loved ones who died while serving.
Collection of famous quotes about memorial day. enjoy & share
“ Peace to each manly soul that sleepeth;
Rest to each faithful eye that weepeth. ”
- Thomas Moore
“ They fell, but o’er their glorious grave
Floats free the banner of the cause they died to save. ”
- Francis Marion Crawford
“ For love of country they accepted death. ”
- James A. Garfield
“ A hero is someone who has given his or her life
to something bigger than oneself. ”
- Joseph Campbell
“ The dead soldier’s silence sings our national anthem. ”
- Aaron Kilbourn