Tomorrow is Independence Day. Happy 4th of July from Yareah Magazine. Freedom!
July 4, 1776 was the historic day when the Continental Congress approved the Declaration of Independence of the United States.From the, every year, Americans celebrate Independence Day, or the 4th of July, with countless happy events: colorful parades, flag hoisting ceremonies, barbecue parties… Americans remember the suffering their ancestors endured to win freedom.
Because “Liberty is the breath of life to nations.” By George Bernard Shaw.
“Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.” By Thomas Paine.
“We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.” By William Faulkner.
“Where liberty dwells, there is my country.” By Benjamin Franklin.
“And so, my fellow Americans: ask not what your country can do for you – ask what you can do for your country. My fellow citizens of the world: ask not what America will do for you, but what together we can do for the freedom of man.” John F. Kennedy.
“So let freedom ring from the prodigious hilltops of New Hampshire. Let freedom ring from the mighty mountains of New York. Let freedom ring from the heightening Alleghenies of Pennsylvania! Let freedom ring from the snowcapped Rockies of Colorado! Let freedom ring from the curvaceous peaks of California! But not only that; let freedom ring from Stone Mountain of Georgia! Let freedom ring from Lookout Mountain of Tennessee! Let freedom ring from every hill and every molehill of Mississippi. From every mountainside, let freedom ring.” By Martin Luther King.
Enjoy your day with your family and friends Yareah readers. Art is everywhere!
** We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.