Now that our nation’s Independence Day is right around the corner, it’s time to start planning those annual BBQ’s. Hotdogs, hamburgers, American flags, and… you guessed it… FIREWORKS!!!

Before you get too carried away though, make sure to take the proper precaution when lighting up those fireworks you scored this 4th of July.

Independence Day Quotes

“Nationality is the miracle of political independence; race is the principle of physical analogy.”

Benjamin Disraeli

“He that would make his own liberty secure, must guard even his enemy from opposition; for if he violates this duty he establishes a precedent that will reach himself.”

Thomas Paine

Our founders got it right when they wrote in the Declaration of Independence that our rights come from nature and nature’s God, not from government.

Paul Ryan

Freedom’s natal day is here.

Fire the guns and shout for freedom,

See the flag above unfurled!

Hail the stars and stripes forever,

Dearest flag in all the world.

Florence A. Jones

“Freedom is never dear at any price. It is the breath of life. What would a man not pay for living?”

Mahatma Gandhi

“Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom.”

Albert Einstein

“May the sun in his course visit no land more free, more happy, more lovely, than this our own country”

Daniel Webster

“Where liberty dwells, there is my country. “

Benjamin Franklin

“Those who won our independence believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty.”

Louis D. Brandeis

Then join hand in hand, brave Americans all!

By uniting we stand, by dividing we fall.

John Dickinson

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