With our country’s birthday coming up and so much sadness happening around the world and in our own back yard right now. More than ever we need to be inspired to remember our greatness. This group of famous 4th of July quotes to celebrate Independence day is the best way I can think of to rally the people, our patriotism and make a statement that we do in fact all celebrate what this country was built on. It was either quotes or an American flag pie, and we’ve already done that one. ;)
Famous 4th of July Quotes
1. Let freedom ring
2. Hooray for the USA
All American. All the time.
4. The American, by nature, is optimistic. He is experimental, an inventor, and a builder who builds best when called upon to build greatly. – John F Kennedy
Funny 4th of July Quotes
We all know that celebrating the 4th of July is a party! Here are a couple funny 4th of July quotes to bring a smile to the day.
5. Red, white, and boozed
6. Party like it’s 1776
7. Red, wine, and blue
8. We the people like to party
Inspirational 4th Of July Quotes
9. One flag, one land, one heart, one hand, one nation forevermore! – Oliver Wendell Holmes
10. America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination, and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand. – Harry Truman
11. Happy birthday America, you’re looking good for your age.
In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved. -Franklin D. Roosevelt
I love this inspirational 4th of July quote from Roosevelt. And it is so true… Freedom is something we MUST keep working at and aiming toward. If you are feeling compelled to help our country to keep fighting for it’s values of freedom for all, here’s a great post explaining what is happening right now and offering ways to help the current situation.
13. This land was made for you & me
14. Bold stripes | Bright stars | Brave hearts
15. Freedom is nothing but a chance to be better. -Albert Camus
Patriotic Quotes For the 4th of July
16. ‘merica the Beautiful
17. The land of the free as long as it is home to the brave.
18. Our heros don’t wear capes, they wear dog tags
Nothing feels more patriotic than proclaiming how great our freedom is… and nothing screams that more than making the right decisions to ensure that everyone inside our country is free this 4th of July. Creating your own DIY 4th of July t-shirts with any of these 4th of July quotes is a fun way to get the entire family in the spirit. Wear it to your own American flag party or night out at the fireworks.
4th Of July Quotes On DIY T-Shirts
Start with a plain T-shirt (here’s an affordable option for the entire family) or you can grab plain shirts found at home for the project.
We used this colored printable heat transfer vinyl.
Print the quotes onto the vinyl, cut and follow the heat transfer directions for your own patriotic 4th of July quotes on T-shirts.
You could make DIY T-shirts with any of our other quote posts as well:
- Happy Wedding Anniversary Quotes t-shirts would be great fun to wear as a couple.
- And I’m sure mom would love a hilarious Happy Mother’s Day Quote on a t-shirt of her own next year.
PS. Firecracker balloons and 13 summer party hacks that will make your 4th of July party the best one yet!