There are currently over 21 million veterans in the United States. More than 9 million of them are over the age of 65. Females have also contributed, accounting for more than 1.6 million veterans. A quarter of vets have a degree and have came back from war becoming great contributors to society. To celebrate their service this Veterans Day, the following messages will inspire you to share your own personal sentiment.
A young man who does not have what it takes to perform military service is not likely to have what it takes to make a living.
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
Because all of us believe and understand in the fabric of the common bond of why we call ourselves American is to care for the men and women who wear the uniform; and when they take off the uniform, we care for them when they are veterans.
During a war many soldiers may fall, but there is not one soldier who fails. Going out there and fighting is an achievement by itself. All of our soldiers are winners. Let them by saluted this Veterans Day.
He who has command of the sea has command of everything.
Let us remember all the sacrifices made by our military so that we can have a safer life. No amount of appreciation will be sufficient enough to honor them. Let us pray for their families and our soldiers.
Soldiers are men… most apt for all manner of services and best able to support and endure the infinite toils and continual hazards of war.
Some people live an entire lifetime and wonder if they have ever made a difference in the world, but the Marines don’t have that problem.
The boys are on the streets but the real men are on the battlefield risking their lives to save our country. Let us together wish and thank them for their sacrifices.
The brave souls are gone, but they can never be forgotten. on Veterans Day, lets remember and salute their courage.
The flag still stands strong, firm, and beautiful thanks to the enormous efforts and innumerable sacrifices made by millions of our veterans. We salute them in honor.
The object of war is not to die for your country but to make the other bastard die for his.
The only war is the war you fought in. Every veteran knows that.
The willingness with which our young people are likely to serve in any war, no matter how justified, shall be directly proportional to how they perceive veterans of early wars were treated and appreciated by our nation.
There can not be a better death than laying down your life for a loved one. These veterans have laid their lives and suffered for the sake of the whole country. We may not know each of them by name or face, but let us keep everyone of them and their families in our prayers.
They cared not for themselves but for the nation. Lets salute them on Veterans Day.
They fell to stand up again. They stumbled to pick up pace later. But more than that, they died to be resurrected in future. The nation is proud and salutes all our brave men and women who fought for our country.
They found fearlessly for the national pride. They served till the last breath. We salute and respect the spirit, that binds our nation together.
Today is the day to salute all those who have given up their lives for the sake of the country. Let us, in unison promise to be responsible citizens for the betterment of our country.
You have made is so proud. The whole nation is in awe of you. The entire country salutes you. I am so very fortunate to know a person like you. Happy Veterans Day.
The below infographic provides statistics and facts about the impact of our uniformed services and veterans that are currently in need of help. An estimated 25% of homeless adults are said to be veterans in need of food, clothing, and other household items. Nearly 40% of these homeless veterans are victims of substance abuse and psychiatric disorders.