Powerful 9/11 Quotes

  • September 8, 2022
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Powerful 9/11 Quotes

The 9/11 moment shocked the whole nation of the US. The September 11 attacks, generally known as 9/11, were a series of four coordinated suicide terrorist attacks by militants associated with the Islamic extremist group al Qaeda. More than 3000 people were killed during this terrorist attack. After this attack, America was totally changed, and the spirit of the people at that time will be remembered always. 

People celebrate this day as Patriot Day and honor the value of life. You can also celebrate this day by sharing our 9 11 quotes on your social media accounts. We have compiled these quotes for 9/11 to honor your love for your country. Scroll down to check our collection.

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“September 11 is one of our worst days but it brought out the best in us. It unified us as a country and showed our charitable instincts and reminded us of what we stood for and stand for.”

~ Lamar Alexander, 911 quotes

“Even the smallest act of service, the simplest act of kindness, is a way to honor those we lost, a way to reclaim that spirit of unity that followed 9/11.”

~ President Obama
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“Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, and oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty.”

~ John F. Kennedy

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“September 11, 2001, revealed heroism in ordinary people who might have gone through their lives never called upon to demonstrate the extent of their courage.”

~ Geraldine Brooks

“Time is passing. Yet, for the United States of America, there will be no forgetting September the 11th. We will remember every rescuer who died in honor. We will remember every family that lives in grief. We will remember the fire and ash, the last phone calls, the funerals of the children.”

~ George W. Bush
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“These acts shattered steel, but they cannot dent the steel of America’s resolve.

~ George W. Bush
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“If we learn nothing else from this tragedy, we learn that life is short and there is no time for hate.”

~ Sandy Dahl

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“Five years from the date of the attack that changed our world, we’ve come back to remember the valor of those we lost-those who innocently went to work that day and the brave souls who went in after them. We have also come to be ever mindful of the courage of those who grieve for them, and the light that still lives in their hearts.”

~ Rudy Giuliani

“Commending the victims to almighty God’s mercy, I implore his strength upon all involved in rescue efforts and in caring for the survivors.

~ Pope John Paul II
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“My older brother John lived [his life] in Technicolor. When he walked in the door, the whole house lit up. And I’m sure heaven lit up when he got there too.”

~ Anthoula Katsimatides

9/11 Never Forget Quotes

This year celebrate the 21st anniversary of the 9-11 attack. The American nation will never forget this day. Check out and explore our collection of quotes about 9/11 never forget, 9/11 quotes never forget, and never forget powerful 9 11 quotes.

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“You can be sure that the American spirit will prevail over this tragedy.”

~ Colin Powell, powerful 9 11 quotes

“We will win this struggle—not for glory, nor wealth, nor power, but for justice, for freedom, and for peace… so help us God.”

~ Tom Harkin

“The attacks of September 11th were intended to break our spirit. Instead we have emerged stronger and more unified. We feel renewed devotion to the principles of political, economic and religious freedom, the rule of law and respect for human life. We are more determined than ever to live our lives in freedom.”

~ Rudolph Giuliani

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“Remember the hours after Sept. 11 when we came together as one! It was the worst day we have ever seen, but it brought out the best in all of us.”

~ John Kerry

“It was the worst day we have ever seen, but it brought out the best in all of us.”

~ Senator John Kerry
  1. “One of the worst days in America’s history saw some of the bravest acts in Americans’ history. We’ll always honor the heroes of 9/11. And here at this hallowed place, we pledge that we will never forget their sacrifice.” — President George W. Bush
  2. “It was as if real life had been canceled for the day.” ― Jennifer Weiner
  3. “Ten years have passed since a perfect blue sky morning turned into the blackest of nights. Since then we’ve lived in sunshine and in shadow, and although we can never unsee what happened here, we can also see that children who lost their parents have grown into young adults, grandchildren have been born and good works and public service have taken root to honor those we loved and lost.” — Michael Bloomberg
  4. We completely condemn this very dangerous attack, and I convey my condolences to the American people, to the American president and to the American administration, not only in my name, but on behalf of the Palestinian people. — Yasser Arafat
  5. “My father, Norberto, was a pastry chef at ­Windows on the World in Tower One. For 10 years, he made many fancy and famous ­desserts, but the sweetest dessert he made was the marble cake he made for us at home. … Whenever we parted, Poppi would say, ‘Te amo. Vaya con Dios.’ And this morning, I want to say the same thing to you, Poppi. I love you. Go with God.” — Catherine Hernandez

Powerful 9-11 Quotes

You can see how America has changed after this attack because this superpower was not built on fear. The people of America show spirit after this 9/11 attack, If you want to appreciate the nation of America then explore & share our collection of 9/11 will never be forgotten quotes.

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“America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand.”

~ Harry S. Truman

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“What separates us from the animals, what separates us from the chaos, is our ability to mourn people we’ve never met.”

~ Author David Levithan
  1. “With almost no time to decide, [your loved ones] gave the entire country an incalculable gift. They saved the Capitol from attack. They saved God knows how many lives. They saved the terrorists from claiming the symbolic victory of smashing the center of American government. … They allowed us to survive as a country that could fight terror and still maintain liberty and still welcome people from all over the world from every religion and race and culture as long as they shared our values, because ­ordinary people given no time at all to decide did the right thing.” — President Bill Clinton
  2. “I will never forget seeing what hate can destroy… I will never forget seeing what love can heal…” ― Steve Maraboli
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  4. “We didn’t crumble after 9/11. We didn’t falter after the Boston Marathon. But we’re America. Americans will never, ever stand down. We endure. We overcome. We own the finish line.” — Former Vice President Joe Biden
  5. “When Americans lend a hand to one another, nothing is impossible. We’re not about what happened on 9/11. We’re about what happened on 9/12.” — Jeff Parness
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  7. “Americans never quit.” — Douglas MacArthur
  8. “On this day… 19 years (September 10th) ago, 246 people went to sleep in preparation for their morning flights. 2,606 people went to sleep in preparation for work in the morning. 343 firefighters went to sleep in preparation for their morning shift. 60 police officers went to sleep in preparation for morning patrol. 8 paramedics went to sleep in preparation for the morning shift. None of them saw past 10:00 am Sept 11, 2001. In one single moment life may never be the same. As you live and enjoy the breaths you take today and tonight before you go to sleep in preparation for your life tomorrow, kiss the ones you love, snuggle a little tighter, and never take one second of your life for granted.” — Unknown
  9. “For my family and me, September 11 was a reminder that life is fleeting, impermanent, and uncertain. Therefore, we must make use of every moment and nurture it with affection, tenderness, beauty, creativity, and laughter.” — Deepak Chopra
  10. “True patriotism hates injustice in its own land more than anywhere else.” — Clarence Darrow

9/11 Quotes Remembrance

Many people celebrate this day by talking with other people about this incident, some people prefer to watch the footage and documentaries of that day. You can also share 9/11 we remember quotes with people to show that no one can forget this tragic day.

“September 11 impressed upon us that life is a precious gift…. And I think we all have a duty to devote at least a small portion of our daily lives to ensuring that neither America nor the world ever forgets September 11.”

~ Bill Frist

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“When nearly 3,000 people died on 9/11, it was enough to create massive change in our society. Over ten times as many people die from guns each year. Where is the social change?”

~ DaShanne Stokes
  1. “On September 11, I always take the day off. I want to be in a peaceful quiet place praying. It is a day I both mourn and celebrate.” — Genelle Guzman
  2. “The lesson of 9/11 is that America is truly exceptional. We withstood the worst attack of our history, intended by our enemies to destroy us. Instead, it drew us closer and made us more united. Our love for freedom and one another has given us a strength that surprised even ourselves.” — Rudy Giuliani
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  4. “Now, we have inscribed a new memory alongside those others. It’s a memory of tragedy and shock, of loss and mourning. But not only of loss and mourning. It’s also a memory of bravery and self-sacrifice, and the love that lays down its life for a friend―even a friend whose name it never knew.” — George W. Bush
  5. “It’s possible to be flippant here, when Jihadists fly aircraft into buildings they shout God is Great, what do atheists shout when they do it?” ― Martin Amis
  6. Our enemies have made the mistake that America’s enemies always make. They saw liberty and thought they saw weakness. And now, they see defeat. — George W. Bush
  7. We’re going to find out who did this and we’re going after the bastards. — Orrin Hatch
  8. Tonight, I ask for your prayers for all those who grieve, for the children whose worlds have been shattered, for all whose sense of safety and security has been threatened. And I pray they will be comforted by a power greater than any of us, spoken through the ages in Psalm 23: “Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil, for You are with me.” — George W. Bush
  9. The city is going to survive, we are going to get through it, It’s going to be very, very difficult time. I don’t think we yet know the pain that we’re going to feel when we find out who we lost, but the thing we have to focus on now is getting this city through this, and surviving and being stronger for it. — Rudy Giuliani
  10. I really believe that the pagans, and the abortionists, and the feminists, and the gays and the lesbians who are actively trying to make that an alternative lifestyle, the ACLU, People for the American Way – all of them who have tried to secularize America – I point the finger in their face and say “you helped this happen.” — Jerry Falwell
  11. The number of casualties will be more than any of us can bear ultimately. And I don’t think we want to speculate on the number of casualties. The effort now has to be to save as many people as possible. — Rudy Giuliani
  12. This mass terrorism is the new evil in our world today. It is perpetrated by fanatics who are utterly indifferent to the sanctity of human life, and we the democracies of this world are going to have to come together and fight it together. — Tony Blair
  13. These acts of mass murder were intended to frighten our nation into chaos and retreat. But they have failed; our country is strong. — George W. Bush
  14. We’ll have to deal with the networks. One of the ways to do that is to drain the swamp they live in. And that means dealing not only with the terrorists, but those who harbor terrorists. This will take a long, sustained effort. It will require the support of the American people as well as our friends and allies around the world. — Donald Rumsfeld


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