25 Quotes About America That'll Put You In a Patriotic Mood

Jun 20, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. ET
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For better or for worse, the United States of America is our country. Fourth of July is the perfect time to pay homage to the United States.

These patriotic quotes are simple reminders of why it's so great to be an American.

Originally published May 2016. Updated June 2017.

1 /26: One nation

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1/26 :One nation

2 /26: Freedom

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2/26 :Freedom

3 /26: Be better

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3/26 :Be better

4 /26: Home

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4/26 :Home

5 /26: Determination

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5/26 :Determination

6 /26: Do what is right

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6/26 :Do what is right

7 /26: An idea

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7/26 :An idea

8 /26: Change

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8/26 :Change

9 /26: Honest

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9/26 :Honest

10 /26: Dignity

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10/26 :Dignity

11 /26: Pay it forward

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11/26 :Pay it forward

12 /26: Responsibility

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12/26 :Responsibility

13 /26: Ingenuity

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13/26 :Ingenuity

14 /26: Friendship

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14/26 :Friendship

15 /26: Family

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15/26 :Family

16 /26: Diversity

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16/26 :Diversity

17 /26: United we stand

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17/26 :United we stand

18 /26: True patriotism

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18/26 :True patriotism

19 /26: Economic growth

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19/26 :Economic growth

20 /26: Land of opportunity

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20/26 :Land of opportunity

21 /26: Who we are

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21/26 :Who we are

22 /26: Peace comes from freedom

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22/26 :Peace comes from freedom

23 /26: Freedom to be yourself

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23/26 :Freedom to be yourself

24 /26: Our precious freedom

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24/26 :Our precious freedom

25 /26: The tireless minority

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25/26 :The tireless minority

26 /26: Pin it!

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26/26 :Pin it!