99+ Best July Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational july quotes will challenge the way you think, and help guide you through any life experience.

Famous July Quotes

Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon. July 1969 AD. We came in peace for all mankind. — Neil Armstrong

The faces of the women and children in far-away Spain, widows and orphans of this July third rose before me so vividly that I had to draw comfort from the thought that a decisive victory is… more merciful than a prolonged struggle. — Charles Clarke

Touch was important. The evening of the Third of July we would go around the neighborhood and look at the fireworks others had bought, taking them out of the brown paper sack and handling them cautiously as if they were precious stones. There was envy when we saw sacks with more in them than we had. — Paul Engle

Many people who live not real close to Concord Park take their bicycles over there and watch the fireworks on July Fourth. — Joe Reagan

There comes a time when people get tired of being pushed out of the glittering sunlight of life’s July and left standing amid the piercing chill of an alpine November. — Martin Luther King, Jr.

Whenever I was upset by something in the papers, Jack always told me to be more tolerant, like a horse flicking away flies in the summer. — Jackie Kennedy

‘I’m sorry,’ guys are always telling women, ‘but I’m just not ready to make a commitment.’ Guys are in a permanent state of nonreadiness. If guys were turkey breasts, you could put them in a 350-degree oven on July Fourth, and they still wouldn’t be done in time for Thanksgiving. — Dave Barry

We hope to have most of the funds raised by the July 2006 Woodford County 4-H Fair, and have the new building up and operating for the 2007 fair. — Earl Allen

Later in July I’m going to be promoting and putting on a boxing show of amateur fighters from July 21st through the 28th where one hundred kids will be fighting and competing with each other to see who’s going to be the best. — Alexis Arguello

On July 18, we will mark the 12th anniversary of the senseless loss of 85 lives in the bombing of the Jewish Cultural Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina. — Tom Lantos

July 13, 1954 was the most tragic day of my life. I had lost my beloved Frida forever. To late now I realized that the most wonderful part of my life had been my love for Frida. — Diego Rivera

In the winter, I’m always in Europe. July and September are New Zealand and Chile camps. I’m always on the road. — Lindsey Vonn

We’ve studied weather, winds, we’ve studied humidity. There isn’t a cloud within 800 miles of here. In Milwaukee, you don’t get a day like this until July Fourth. — Bud Selig

Heck, if anybody told me I was setting a record (strikeouts in a game on July 30, 1933) I’d of got me some more strikeouts. — Dizzy Dean

‘Purple Plumeria’ I dithered over for months and then wrote the whole thing between the beginning of July and end of August. The dithering and procrastination time was three times the writing times. — Lauren Willig

On 15 July 2007, I swam across an open patch of sea at the North Pole to highlight the melting of the Arctic sea ice. — Lewis Gordon Pugh

Esquire, in a July, 1957 issue, has a photograph of me playing the French horn at the Five Spot. — David Amram

Because it flew without a pilot, the D-21 was designed to fly over territory where the U.S. was denied access and to take photographs of weapons facilities from altitudes as low as 1,500 feet. But the project was canceled on July 30, 1966, after a fatal accident at sea during the drone’s first official launch. — Annie Jacobsen

Yesterday’s incidents do bear similarities to the bomb attacks in London on July 7 in as much as there were three underground trains and a bus that were targeted. There are other features that are emerging which are also of interest to detectives, — Andy Hayman

The man who bears my name, and who claims to be me, was born on July 15, 1865, the sixth in a family of seven. He was an ugly child, and remained ugly till his eighteenth year, when his looks gradually improved. — Laurence Housman

since the very first version was shipped to computer manufacturers in July of 1995. — Mark Murray

Yes, absolutely. That’s the way the officer will measure it starting July 1. — Lee Schlesinger

I got a series with the WB next year. We start shooting in July. It’s going to be called Safe Harbor, and it’s an hour show. It’s a Spelling show and will follow 7th Heaven. — Gregory Harrison

We’re looking at that midyear, probably around July or August. — Dave Riggins

I have always had a certain aversion to heat. And for me, the name of the game on the stage is ‘beat the heat.’ It’s always July under the lights. — Bob Weir

No one’s gonna give a damn in July if you lost a game in March. — Earl Weaver

A federal grand jury is investigating allegations that David Copperfield raped, assaulted and threatened a woman he took to his private island in the Bahamas in July. What happened to the good old days when a guy would just saw you in half? — Chelsea Handler

My life, I realize suddenly, is July. Childhood is June, and old age is August, but here it is, July, and my life, this year, is July inside of July. — Rick Bass

We’ve seen claims in the last month that they didn’t know until July of this year, and now you’re working around the clock to find out what’s wrong, … That’s rubbish. You knew you had a problem a long time ago. You had recalls in 18 countries. This committee’s staff has uncovered memos going back to 1997 where you knew you had a problem and you didn’t do anything about it. — Heather Wilson

I stayed in the Navy until July of 1946. — Daniel J. Evans

On July 2, 1964, President Johnson signed into law the Civil Rights Act. Its enactment, following the longest continuous debate in the history of the U.S. Senate, enshrined into law the basic principle upon which our country was founded – that all people are created equal. — Thomas Perez

What we can do is take the core rate of PPI and combine it with last week’s 5 cent-an-hour jump in average hourly wages and say that inflation looks like it is a concern, maybe not a problem yet, but a concern. And the Federal Reserve was justified in raising rates and may be justified in raising rates again in the May or July meeting. — Jim Bianco

We’re looking for this to be done expeditiously because 230 people who passed away in July 1996 deserve it. We as family members deserve it. And the flying public deserves it. — Frank Carven

Kiss is a Fourth of July fireworks show with a backbeat. — Gene Simmons

When I was playing and practicing in that heat in July and August in Miami with shoulder pads on, it just vaporized me, … Shula would always come over and look at me and say, ‘Where are you? I know you’re not here. You’re just on automatic pilot.’ I was up here in my mind, fishing in a stream. — Larry Csonka

We’ve already booked five to seven days for those activities if we decide they are necessary. We can accomplish any additional work and still meet the schedule we’ve laid out for July 1. — Kyle Herring

Since Illinois is the birthplace of Special Olympics, the first Games were held in July 1968 at Chicago’s Soldier Field, many groups felt there was a need for a physical tribute in this state to the athletes and the Special Olympics movement. — Michele Henson

July 2. A beautiful day for Labrador. Went ashore and killed nothing, but was pleased with what I saw. The country is so grandly wild and desolate that I am charmed by its wonderful dreariness. — John James Audubon

The appalling crackdown that we witnessed in Hama and other Syrian cities on 30 and 31 July only erode the regime’s legitimacy and increase resentment. In the absence of an end to the senseless violence and a genuine process of political reform, we will continue to pursue further EU sanctions. — William Hague

The suicide bombers who struck London on 7 July 2005 killed 52 innocent people and wounded hundreds more. All of them must live with their memories. And the rest of us will always remember where we were when we heard that London had been hit by the worst terrorist attack in its history. — Pauline Neville-Jones

The Taliban outlawed wearing polish in the late 1990s, punishing some offenders by amputating a fingertip. Importing polish was banned only in July 2001, which suggests that women were still wearing painted nails within the safety of their homes. — Virginia Postrel

At that time, about July 5, we had no Iraqi corrections officers working for us. It was a responsibility of the CPA, with contractors, to set up a training program. — Janis Karpinski

Life is like an onion: you peel off layer after layer and then you find there is nothing in it. — James Huneker

We owe it to the victims of the suicide bombers who struck London on 7 July 2005 to find out how the attacks happened and to learn the lessons that will spare lives in the future. — Pauline Neville-Jones

We’re adding jobs at three to four times the monthly rate in July 2002. — Rick Harper

I was born on July 23rd, 1906, in Sarajevo in the province of Bosnia, which then belonged to the Austrian-Hungarian Monarchy and later, in 1918, became part of Yugoslavia. — Vladimir Prelog

My name, the McGregor name, my family’s motto … means royal is in my blood. That goes way back. So for [Aldo] to say he is the king and I am the joker, if this was a different time, I would invade his favela on horseback and kill anyone that was not fit to work. But we are in a new time. So I’ll whoop his ass in July. — Conor McGregor

I was born in Panama, the Republic of Panama, on July 16, 1948 in Panama City, in an area called San Felipe. — Ruben Blades

We’re all looking for a plan that will work. The current plan is not working, and 21,500 additional troops — it’s a snowball in July. It’s not going to work. — Arlen Specter

I think the National League has better biorhythms in July. — Earl Weaver

We’re moving ahead with our WTO case to have a dispute settlement panel formed on July 20. — Richard Mills

People take pictures of the Summer, just in case someone thought they had missed it, and to proved that it really existed. — Ray Davies

May, June and July are the heart of the season. We’re being strangled out of business on an ocean that belongs to everybody. — Tom Graham

We’re going to shortly confirm the A1GP and the July Road America events. — Todd Snyder

When I entered the field in July 1958 I believed what they told me about radiation risks. I spent much effort reducing the dose to patients in radiology. — John Cameron

we are pleased to announce that we have an agreement to sell the Fifth Avenue Cinemas to Festival Cinemas. This is the second theatre sale we have announced since completing the acquisition of Famous Players on July 22, 2005. — Ellis Jacob

What he does come July 1 is wide open at this point. — Neil Abbott

The reforms of the exchange rate regime made in July meet the needs of China’s economic and social development and play a significant role in maintaining macroeconomic and financial market stability. — Zhou Xiaochuan

Of course, the diary helps me as well. ‘That wasn’t your position on July 7, 1991,’ I’ll remind Hugh an hour after we’ve had a fight. I’d have loved to rebut him sooner, but it takes awhile to look these things up. — David Sedaris

We started one year ago, and have had four drives since then. At the first drive we had 33 donations, and at the last one in July we had 99. It’s amazing. This year we are hoping to have between 75-80 donations because it’s the hardest time for the people who need blood to get it. — Greg Allen

In July of 1983, I left Washington, DC area and have had minimal contact with Judge Clarence Thomas since — Anita Hill

I did that Dior Couture 60th anniversary show in July. It took so long to get ready, I think I would have rather been watching. — Linda Evangelista

With today’s dips and testing of the July lows we might find a sustainable low here, but only if the information picture for investors changes, … I don’t see that happening anytime soon. — John Bollinger

Soldiers of the American Revolution fought that 18th century war with heavy muskets. In the early 20th century, we kids fought it every Fourth of July not only with exploding powder and shimmering flares, but with all of our senses. — Paul Engle

No other date on the calendar more potently symbolizes all that our nation stands for than the Fourth of July. — Mac Thornberry

On the fourth day of July following, a party of about two hundred Indians attacked Boonsborough, killed one man, and wounded two. — Daniel Boone

On July 26, 1916, I announced to all my friends in America that from now on I resolved to write no more poems in the classical language, and to begin my experiments in writing poetry in the so-called vulgar tongue of the people. — Hu Shih

Six of the seven last years, technology stocks have been weak around that time period. June, July has usually been around a bottom. — Andrew Neff

One of the middle ones in the flock, I was born on July 24, 1857, in the small Jutland town of Fredericia. In 1863, my father was transferred to Randers, another Jutland town, where a year later, at the age of six, I experienced the invasion of the allied Prussian and Austrian armies. — Henrik Pontoppidan

We’ll be going back on the show July 12. — Niambi Rowland

If you look at tailgating, everyone does it. It’s for everyone who likes to cook outdoors. It could be a 4th of July picnic. — John Madden

I was only 8 years old on July 20, 1969, when Neil Armstrong, 38-year-old commander of ‘Apollo 11,’ descended the cramped lunar module Eagle’s ladder with hefty backpack and bulky spacesuit to become the first human on the moon. — Douglas Brinkley

The fire in leaf and grass so green it seems each summer the last summer. — Denise Levertov

At midnight on July 1, 1997, Hongkong, the British Crown Colony, will be restored to China. This is not only an event which will be celebrated by patriotic Chinese; any patriotic American should celebrate it as well. — Robert Trout

This raises serious questions about the monitoring of terror suspects. The government should now answer our call for an independent inquiry so that the lessons of the July bombings can be learned. — David Davis

Presidential power was overruled by the high bench in July 1974, when President Nixon was ordered to turn over some audio tapes of his White House conversations, including the ‘smoking gun’ tape of June 23, 1972, that revealing the Watergate cover up. — Helen Thomas

We heard the overture in June, the fanfare in July – and now we really do hope we have heard part of the final chord. After all the brinkmanship, this is good news. — Stephen Rand

The Postal Service last raised rates in July 2002, — John Potter

In July, 1892, fate suddenly granted me financial independence. — Carl Spitteler

We’ve got another goal in mind for next year and the year’s after ? but we could not have done this without (the fans). You stayed with us in April and May when we struggled. You stayed with us in June, July and August. And, now you are here to celebrate with us today. You’re a big part of why we have been successful, — Tim Purpura

If somebody had said to me in June or July of 1987, ‘We’d like you to become chairman of the Federal Reserve, but you’re never allowed to discuss any economics after you leave,’ I’d have said, ‘Forget it.’ What do they want me to do? Become an anthropologist?’ — Alan Greenspan

We cannot allow Afghanistan to become again a haven for terrorists who inspire, plan and provide support for attacks like those of 11 September 2001, of 7 July 2005 in London, and more. — Bob Ainsworth

Modern Architecture died in St. Louis, Missouri, on July 15, 1972, at 3.32 p.m. (or thereabouts), when the infamous Pruitt Igoe scheme, or rather several of its slab blocks, were given the final coup de grace by dynamite. — Charles Jencks

The plant material is still dormant, so digging them up now is far less injurious. We couldn’t do this is July because we would lose everything. — Joyce Lapp

Americans know as much about Canada as straight people do about gays. Americans arrive at the border with skis in July, and straight people think that being gay is just a phase. A very long phase. — Scott Thompson

If Satch (Paige) and I were pitching on the same team, we would clinch the pennant by July fourth and go fishing until World Series time. — Dizzy Dean

I was born an American; I will live an American; I shall die an American. — Daniel Webster

We’re away the whole of July and home the whole of August. That’s not what anybody wants. You’re hoping for a balanced season. The way it is structured doesn’t help us any. — Steve Nicol

Now, we don’t get that many specific threats against sporting events, per se. But we know from listening to the chatter how terrorists want to attack iconic events. So whether it’s a major Fourth of July celebration or the Super Bowl or the World Series, we assume that that is what they’re targeting. — Peter T. King

We are honored to play host to such an esteemed group of musicians. We look forward to their return to Vail and to their arrival at the Vail Cascade next summer. Our July guests are in for a very special treat. — Doug Brooks

And now the momentous day, a day to be forever remembered in the annals of the country, arrived. Early in the morning on the 1st of July the conflict began. — Edward Everett

Losing one day in July is an economic disaster. — John Banks

Our small ears never had such a workout as on the Fourth of July, hearing not only our own bursting crackers but also those of our friends, and often the boom of homemade cannon shot off by daring boys of 16 years, ready to lose a hand if it blew up. — Paul Engle

Immortality is like trying to carve your initials in a block of ice in the middle of July. — Arthur Miller

In July of 2004, I came out strongly against the war with Iraq because it was going to destabilize the Middle East. — Donald Trump

I have lived pain, and my life can tell: I only deepen the wound of the world when I neglect to give thanks the heavy perfume of wild roses in early July and the song of crickets on summer humid nights and the rivers that run and the stars that rise and the rain that falls and all the good things that a good God gives. — Ann Voskamp

I was born in August, no July, 1908. — Satchel Paige

We are hopeful our nation’s Fourth of July celebration this year will not be tarnished by the removal of a child from this land of freedom, to a land of gross violence and extensively documented human rights’ violations. — Armando Gutierrez

Don’t worry, the fans don’t start booing until July. — Earl Weaver

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