Memorial Day Poems and Quotes


The following Memorial Day poems and quotes can be shared online or in a card. The memorial quote can be sent as an e-card or shared through social media by simply clicking on the photo and selecting your favorite social media option.

Memorial Day Quotes to Remember a Loved One

For Memorial Day 2014 take the time to honor a fallen solider and let loved ones know that you remember.
A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.
-Joseph Campbell

The brave die never, though they sleep in dust: Their courage nerves a thousand living men. -Minot J. Savage, preacher and speaker

Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal.
-From a headstone in Ireland

And I’m proud to be an American,
where at least I know I’m free.
And I won’t forget the men who died,
who gave that right to me.
-Lee Greenwood

Unselfishly, you left your fathers and your mothers,
You left behind your sisters and your brothers.
Leaving your beloved children and wives,
You put on hold, your dreams

Memorial Day Poems to Honor a Fallen Soldier

These poems are perfect to honor a loved one who has given all to serve their country.


I am at peace, my soul’s at rest,
There is no need for tears.
For with your love I was so blessed.

Winds of Love

May the winds of love blow softly
And whisper so you’ll hear,
We will always love and miss you
And wish that you were here.

Welcome Home

To those who fought on foreign soil,
Who for our nation did perilously toil,
Who braved the bombs and bullets and mines,
To return back home to more peaceful times,
A hearty welcome home.