There is no better way to commemorate the U.S. than with Presidents Day quotes.
February 17 is Presidents Day which is marked every year by the third Monday in February. The day — originally known as George Washington’s Birthday — celebrates America’s rich history starting with Washington’s presidency.
Here are 10 of the best Presidents Day quotes.
Presidents Day Quotes: Thomas Jefferson
“Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom.”
Presidents Day Quotes: Ronald Reagan
Presidents Day Quotes: Bill Clinton
“There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured by what is right with America.”
Presidents Day Quotes: Theodore Roosevelt
“Order without liberty and liberty without order are equally destructive.”
Presidents Day Quotes: Abraham Lincoln
“I leave you, hoping that the lamp of liberty will burn in your bosoms until there shall no longer be a doubt that all men are created free and equal.”
Presidents Day Quotes: John F. Kennedy
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”
Presidents Day Quotes: Harry S. Truman
“It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.”
Presidents Day Quotes: George H. W. Bush
“Think about every problem, every challenge, we face. The solution to each starts with education.”
Presidents Day Quotes: Warren Harding
“The success of our popular government rests wholly upon the correct interpretation of the deliberate, intelligent, dependable popular will of America.”
Presidents Day Quotes: George Washington
“I had rather be on my farm than be emperor of the world.”