Remembering Those Who Have Served; Thank You To All Our Local Ve - ABC FOX Montana Local News, Weather, Sports KTMF | KWYB

Remembering Those Who Have Served; Thank You To All Our Local Veterans

Posted: Updated:

Mobile users, see slideshow photos here: http://tinyurl.com/l3z8dra

KHQ would like to say thank you to all of our local veterans. Here are photos sent in by our viewers of those who have served our country.

Veteran's Day Quotes:

"Freedom is never free." -Author Unknown

"How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!" -Maya Angelou

"When our perils are past, shall our gratitude sleep?" -George Canning

"Courage is almost a contradiction in terms. It means a strong desire to live taking the form of readiness to die." -G.K. Chesterton

"This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave." -Elmer Davis

"But the freedom that they fought for, and the country grand they wrought for, Is their monument to-day, and for aye." -Thomas Dunn English

"I think there is one higher office than president and I would call that patriot." -Gary Hart

"Lord, bid war's trumpet cease; Fold the whole earth in peace." -Oliver Wendell Holmes

"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them." -John Fitzgerald Kennedy

"The most persistent sound which reverberates through men's history is the beating of war drums." -Arthur Koestler

"I dream of giving birth to a child who will ask, 'Mother, what was war?'" -Eve Merriam

"Valor is stability, not of legs and arms, but of courage and the soul." -Michel de Montaigne

"In war, there are no unwounded soldiers." -Jose Narosky

"We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude." -Cynthia Ozick

"The more we sweat in peace the less we bleed in war." -Vijaya Lakshmi Pandi

  • Top Stories from KHQHomeMore>>

  • US Rep: Trump says fallen soldier knew what he signed up for; President says she's lying

    US Rep: Trump says fallen soldier knew what he signed up for; President says she's lying

    Wednesday, October 18 2017 8:39 AM EDT2017-10-18 12:39:38 GMT

    WASHINGTON - A Florida congresswoman says President Donald Trump told the widow of a slain soldier that he "knew what he signed up for." Rep. Frederica Wilson says she was in the car with Myeshia Johnson on the way to Miami International Airport to meet the body of Johnson's husband, Sgt. La David Johnson, when Trump called.

    WASHINGTON - A Florida congresswoman says President Donald Trump told the widow of a slain soldier that he "knew what he signed up for." Rep. Frederica Wilson says she was in the car with Myeshia Johnson on the way to Miami International Airport to meet the body of Johnson's husband, Sgt. La David Johnson, when Trump called.

  • Baltimore workers remove "fatberg" of grease from sewer pipe

    Baltimore workers remove "fatberg" of grease from sewer pipe

    Wednesday, October 18 2017 8:29 AM EDT2017-10-18 12:29:54 GMT

    BALTIMORE - A "fatberg" that may have taken beyond half a century to grow below Baltimore has been removed. News outlets report the city's Public Works department used a camera, pressure washer and truck-mounted industrial vacuum to clear the mass of curdled grease, wet wipes and other waste

    BALTIMORE - A "fatberg" that may have taken beyond half a century to grow below Baltimore has been removed. News outlets report the city's Public Works department used a camera, pressure washer and truck-mounted industrial vacuum to clear the mass of curdled grease, wet wipes and other waste

  • Trump again blasts NFL over players kneeling during anthem

    Trump again blasts NFL over players kneeling during anthem

    Wednesday, October 18 2017 8:15 AM EDT2017-10-18 12:15:44 GMT

    WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is again criticizing the NFL over players kneeling during the national anthem. Trump said on Twitter Wednesday that the "NFL has decided that it will not force players to stand for the playing of our National Anthem." He adds: "Total disrespect for our great country!" Trump appeared to be responding to the NFL annual fall meeting.

    WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is again criticizing the NFL over players kneeling during the national anthem. Trump said on Twitter Wednesday that the "NFL has decided that it will not force players to stand for the playing of our National Anthem." He adds: "Total disrespect for our great country!" Trump appeared to be responding to the NFL annual fall meeting.

Powered by Frankly

Features

  • More Features
  • Powered by WorldNow
    All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 Cowles Montana Media. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.