September 11, 2001 Never Forget
There are many tributes today, 17 years after terrorists attacks in NY city, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C. Two of the planes were flown into the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, a third plane hit the Pentagon just outside Washington, D.C., and the fourth plane crashed in a field in Pennsylvania. Almost 3,000 people were killed .
Parade honors this day with quotes about that tragic day.
The Most Powerful Quotes Remembering 9/11 on the 17th Anniversary
SEPTEMBER 10, 2018 – 10:05 AM –
By PARADE @parademagazine
On the 17th anniversary of the Sept. 11 tragedy, remember and reflect with these powerful 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 in a 2011 radio address
“If we learn nothing else from this tragedy, we learn that life is short and there is no time for hate.”
—Sandy Dahl, wife of Flight 93 pilot Jason Dahl, in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in 2002
“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.”
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