80 Flag Day Quotes And Sayings To Celebrate Patriotism

Looking for inspirational happy flag day? We have rounded up the best collection of famous flag day quotes, sayings, captions, and status (with images and pictures) to ceberate freedom and patriotism.

A flag day is a flag-related holiday, a day designated for flying a certain flag (such as a national flag) or a day set aside to celebrate a historical event such as a nation’s adoption of its flag.

National Flag is a symbol of national pride for any country and it’s people. It is a sign of patriotism that we celebrate. The Flag Day is naturally a flag flying day.

Flag Day, also called National Flag Day, in the United States, a day honouring the national flag, observed on June 14 every year.

The holiday commemorates the date in 1777 when the United States approved the design for its first national flag.

The Armed Forces Flag Day or the Flag Day of India is a day dedicated to India is observed annually in India on December 7 since 1949.

If you like this article, check out these American quotes and patriotic 4th of July quotes to celebrate your country and patriotism.

Best Flag Day Quotes And Sayings

  1. “The red and white and starry blue – is freedom’s shield and hope.” – John Philip Sousa
  2. “You’re the emblem of The land I love. The home of the free and the brave.” – George M. Cohan
  3. “This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.” – Elmer Davis
  4. “Our flag is the representative of our freedom. it is an expression of the unity of all the men and women.” – Unknown
  5. “When we honor our flag, we honor what we stand for as a Nation – freedom, equality, justice, and hope.” – Ronald Reagan                                                                                                                 

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    flag day quotes
  6. “To survive in peace and harmony, united and strong, we must have one people, one nation, one flag.” – Pauline Hanson
  7. “Our flag is not just one of many political points of view. Rather, the flag is a symbol of our national unity.” – Adrian Cronauer
  8. “And so, my fellow Americans: ask not what your country can do for you – ask what you can do for your country.” – John F. Kennedy
  9. “This flag which we honor and under which we serve is the emblem of our unity, our power, our thought and purpose as a nation.” – Woodrow Wilson
  10. “Standing as I do, with my hand upon this staff, and under the folds of the American flag, I ask you to stand by me so long as you stand by it.” – Abraham Lincoln
  11. “And let us never forget that in honoring our flag, we honor the American men and women who have courageously fought and died for it…” – President Ronal Reagan
  12. “I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.” – Unknown
  13. “That piece of red, white and blue bunting means five thousand years of struggle upwards. It is the full-grown flower of ages of fighting for liberty. It is the century plant of human hope in bloom.” – Alvin Owsley
  14. “The things that the flag stands for were created by the experiences of a great people. Everything that it stands for was written by their lives. The flag is the embodiment, not of sentiment, but of history.” — Woodrow Wilson
  15. “I believe our flag is more than just cloth and ink. It is a universally recognized symbol that stands for liberty, and freedom. It is the history of our nation, and it’s marked by the blood of those who died defending it.” – John Thune
  16. “Our flag honors those who have fought to protect it, and is a reminder of the sacrifice of our nation’s founders and heroes. As the ultimate icon of America’s storied history, the Stars and Stripes represents the very best of this nation.” – Joe Barton
  17. “We take the stars from heaven, the red from our mother country, separating it by white stripes, thus showing that we have separated from her, and the white stripes shall go down to posterity, representing our liberty.” – George Washington, Attributed
  18. “A thoughtful mind, when it sees a nation’s flag, sees not the flag only, but the nation itself; and whatever may be its symbols, its insignia, he reads chiefly in the flag the government, the principles, the truths, the history which belongs to the nation that sets it forth.” – Henry Ward Beecher
  19. “Our flag means all that our fathers meant in the revolutionary War. It means all that the Declaration of Independence meant. It means justice. It means liberty. It means happiness… Every color means liberty. Every thread means liberty. Every star and stripe means liberty.” – Henry Ward Beecher
  20. “We identify the flag with almost everything we hold dear on earth, peace, security, liberty, our family, our friends, our home… but when we look at our flag and behold it emblazoned with all our rights we must remember that it is equally a symbol of our duties. Every glory that we associate with it is the result of duty done.” – Calvin Coolidge

Inspirational Flag Day Quotes

  1. “I am not the flag: not at all. I am but its shadow.” – Franklin Knight Lane
  2. “The American flag represents all of us and all the values we hold sacred.” – Adrian Cronauer
  3. “The American flag is the symbol of our freedom, national pride and history.” – Mike Fitzpatrick
  4. “This flag represents all the values and liberties Americans have and enjoy everyday.” – Bill Shuster                                                                                                                                                     

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    american flag quotes
  5. “The whole inspiration of our life as a nation flows out from the waving folds of this banner.” – Unknown
  6. “Patriotism is supporting your country all the time and your government when it deserves it.” — Mark Twain
  7. “Happy flag day to each and every American. It is a proud day for us and we must celebrate it with zeal!” – Unknown
  8. “Patriotism consists not in waving the flag, but in striving that our country shall be righteous as well as strong.” – James Bryce                                                                                               

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    quotes for flag day
  9. “Patriotism is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime.” – Adlai Stevenson
  10. “Imagine what our country could accomplish if we started working together as one people under one God saluting one American flag.” – Donald Trump

Famous Quotes For Flag Day

  1. “In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.” – Barack Obama
  2. “A man may climb Everest for himself, but at the summit he plants his country’s flag.” – Margaret Thatcher
  3. “The American flag is the most recognised symbol of freedom and democracy in the world.” – Virginia Foxx
  4. “A flag appears ‘mid thunderous cheers, The banner of the Western land. The emblem of the brave and true.” – John Philip Sousa
  5. “Our flag is our national ensign, pure and simple, behold it! Listen to it! Every star has a tongue, every stripe is articulate.” – Robert Winthrop
  6. “It is the flag just as much of the man who was naturalized yesterday as of the men whose people have been here many generations.” – Henry Cabot Lodge
  7. “I swing before your eyes as a bright gleam of color, a symbol of yourself, the pictured suggestion of that big thing which makes this nation.” – Franklin Knight Lane
  8. “The American flag, Old Glory, standing tall and flying free over American soil for 228 years is the symbol of our beloved country. It is recognized from near and afar, and many lives have been lost defending it.” – Jeff Miller
  9. “Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of government is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is the history of the limitation of government, not the increase of it.” – Woodrow Wilson
  10. “The flag of the United States has not been created by rhetorical sentences in declarations of independence and in bills of rights. It has been created by the experience of a great people, and nothing is written upon it that has not been written by their life. It is the embodiment, not of a sentiment, but of a history.” – Woodrow Wilson

Top Quotes For Flag Day

  1. “He flew a flag out in our yard. Until the day that he died.” – Toby Keith
  2. “Every heart beats true ‘neath the Red, White and Blue.” – George M. Cohan
  3. “It is not always the same thing to be a good man and a good citizen.” – Aristotle
  4. “If you want a symbolic gesture, don’t burn the flag; wash it.” – Norman Thomas
  5. “Today we celebrate Flag Day, the birthday of our Stars and Stripes.” – Ronald Reagan
  6. “One flag, one land, one heart, one hand, one nation evermore.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes
  7. “Oh! say, does that star-spangled banner yet wave, O’er the land of the free and the home of the brave.” – FS Key
  8. “Our flag always reminds us of what it took to let us breathe free today. Happy Independence Day.” – Unknown                                                                                                                                                 

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    quotes about flag day
  9. “The American flag represents each and every one of us… It is the most sacred thing for every American. Happy flag day!” – Unknown
  10. “God bless America, land that I love. Stand beside her, and guide her through the night with a light from above.” – Irving Berlin
  11. “American Flag represents each and every one of us. It is the most sacred thing for every American. – Happy Flag Day!” – Unknown
  12. “This country will not be a good place for any of us to live in unless we make it a good place for all of us to live in.” – Theodore Roosevelt
  13. “We are safe, happy, smiling because… we have our armed forces taking charge of their duties. Happy armed forces flag day!” – Unknown
  14. “Martin Luther King, Jr. didn’t carry just a piece of cloth to symbolize his belief in racial equality; he carried the American flag.” – Adrian Cronauer
  15. “You will find yourself hoping that the national flag of your own country is always flying high even if you are living in another country for years.” – Unknown
  16. “Oh! say, does that star-spangled banner yet wave, O’er the land of the free and the home of the brave.” – Francis Scott Key, ‘The Star-Spangled Banner.’
  17. “Flags are bits of colored cloth that governments use first to shrink-wrap people’s minds and then as ceremonial shrouds to bury the dead.” – Arundhati Roy
  18. “We are born in United States of America and we are one. Our flag is the strongest representation of our strength and we would go farthest to fight for it. – Happy Flag Day to you!” – Unknown
  19. “Our flag is the representative of our freedom. it is an expression of the unity of all the men and women. Let us recall and celebrate the efforts made by our countrymen is making our country proud. – Happy Flag Day to you all!” – Unknown

Flag Day Wishes, Messages & Greetings

  1. “Every flag has a history that deserves to be heard.” – Unknown
  2. “We all feel proud when we see our national flag unfurling before us.” – Unknown                                             

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    flag day sayings
  3. “A nation is represented by its flag and so a flag holds a very high position.” – Unknown
  4. “A flag is not a mere cloth, it represents our country and hence represents us.” – Unknown                                                                                                                                                                             

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    flag quotes
  5. “Sending warm wishes on the National Flag of Canada Day on the 15th of February.” – Unknown
  6. “Hold the national flag of your country as high as you hold your opinion of yourself.” – Unknown
  7. “The national flag of a country reminds the citizens of the country about their homes.” – Unknown
  8. “The flag of a country is the country’s biggest asset and it should always be respected.” – Unknown
  9. “Our flag is our pride and we shall always protect its dignity. – Happy National Flag Day!” – Unknown
  10. “The national flag of your country will always stir your emotions and give rise to patriotism in you.” – Unknown
  11. “Our national flag stands for our identity, our citizenship and it deserves the highest level of respect.” – Unknown                                                                                                             

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    Flag Day Quotes Images
  12. “Happy Flag Day to each and every American. It is a proud day for us and we must celebrate it with zeal!” – Unknown                                                                                                                 

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    Inspirational quotations flag day
  13. “We will always feel proud of our own country and our own flag whenever we see it amongst the flags of other countries.” – Unknown
  14. “American Flag unites every man and woman, it is the strongest symbol of democracy and freedom. – Happy Flag Day!” – Unknown
  15. “To have a country progress, to have peace and harmony in nation, we need one flag for the whole country. Happy armed forces flag day to all.” – Unknown
  16. “They who sacrifice all their comforts, they who give up on their lives need our support to keep moving on.. Happy flag day2022 to the Indian army.” – Unknown
  17. “Cheers to the sailors who fought and also cheers who were brave for it, tears who went down to grave for it, here comes the flag! Happy armed forces flag day!” – Unknown
  18. “Flag Day is the reminder that we all are Americans. We all must be very proud of our country, of our culture, of our flag which fills our hearts with pride. – Happy Flag Day!” – Unknown
  19. “Always be proud of the flag of our country as many people sacrificed their lives for its honor, each and every battle fought by American was led by this flag and it is the strength of our nation. Happy Flag day.” – Unknown
  20. “Always June 14th Flag Day, is a day for all Americans to celebrate and show respect for our flag, its designers and makers. Our flag is representative of our independence and our unity as a nation. Happy flag day!” – Unknown


The flag is the symbol of the community which differentiates it from the rest of the world but it is more than just the symbol.

A country’s flag is the identity of the people in front of the world that they belong to which nation.

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