Quotes for Remembrance Day

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Confederati...

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Confederation Square in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Since its installation, it has become traditional to place poppies on the Tomb after the formal ceremony has concluded. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“We often take for granted, the very things that most deserve our gratitude.”  ~ Cynthia Ozick

“In war, there are no unwounded soldiers.” ~ Jose Narosky, Argentinian writer

Thank you to all those who made it and continue to make it possible for us to take our freedom and liberty for granted. Pause for a moment of silence at 11 o’clock today the 11th day of the 11th month.

~ They Shall Not Grow Old ~ An Ode to Remembrance Day ~ November 11, 2012

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