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Presidents Day 2016 quotes, Inspirational sayings, funny quotes etc for this great occasion

Presidents Day 2016 quotes, Inspirational sayings, funny quotes etc for this great occasion

Presidents Day 2016 quotes, Inspirational sayings, funny quotes etc for this great occasion

It is federal holiday on Presidents Day 2016 and most government offices, banks and post offices are closed across the US. The day is celebrated in memory of two stalwarts who guided our nation in its formative years and again when the nation was facing the most challenging face of civil war.

Now the whole nation seems to be celebrating the Presidents Day 2016 with great fanfare. The day is fixed for the third Monday on February every year and thus the day this year falls today. The nation is showering praise on George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, the two stalwarts who guided the nation in its most turbulent phases.

Here are some very important quotes about the day
“I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy”: John Adams

“Pride costs us more than hunger, thirst and cold” Thomas Jefferson

“The circulation of confidence is better than the circulation of money” James Madison

abraham-lincoln“Our country may be likened to a new house. We lack many things, but we possess the most precious of all – liberty!” James Monroe

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader” John Quincy Adams

“No one need think that the world can be ruled without blood. The civil sword shall and must be red and bloody” Andrew Jackson

“If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.” – George Washington

“Pride costs us more than hunger, thirst and cold.” — Thomas Jefferson

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” — John Quincy Adams

“If you once forfeit the confidence of your fellow citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem. It is true that you may fool all of the people some of the time; you can even fool some of the people all of the time; but you can’t fool all of the people all of the time.” — Abraham Lincoln

“It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed. In this life we get nothing save by effort.” — Theodore Roosevelt

“The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have little.” — Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Extremes to the right and to the left of any political dispute are always wrong.” — Dwight D. Eisenhower

“The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.” — John F. Kennedy

“Until justice is blind to color, until education is unaware of race, until opportunity is unconcerned with the color of men’s skins, emancipation will be a proclamation but not a fact.” — Lyndon B. Johnson

“We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.” — Jimmy Carter

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