Independence day is the day of biggest celebrations for all the countrymen of a nation. Wishing people in real as well as virtual world on this day is the first thing of the day people do on such celebrations. Here is a collection of some best quotes to put as your status on Facebook, Twitter or Google+ to wish your friends and others a happy independence day.

Best Independence Day Quotes for Status Updates

“Long years ago, we made a tryst with destiny and now the time comes when we shall redeem our pledge… At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom”

“On the eve of Independence day, we owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been made!”

“Even if I died in the service of the nation, I would be proud of it. Every drop of my bloodā€¦ will contribute to the growth of this nation and to make it strong and dynamic.”

“If there is one place on the face of earth where all the dreams of living men have found a home from the very earliest days when man began the dream of existence, it is India!”

“Freedom in the Mind,
Faith in the words..
Pride in our Souls..”

“India is the cradle of the human race, the birthplace of human speech, the mother of history, the grandmother of legend, and the great grand mother of tradition. Our most valuable and most astrictive materials in the history of man are treasured up in India only!”

“India has left indelible imprints on one fourth of the human race in the course of a long succession of centuries. She has the right to reclaim … her place amongst the great nations summarizing and symbolizing the spirit of humanity. From Persia to the Chinese sea, from the icy regions of Siberia to Islands of Java and Borneo, India has propagated her beliefs, her tales, and her civilization!”

“We have believed ā€“ and we do believe now ā€“ that freedom is indivisible, that peace is indivisible, that economic prosperity is indivisible”

“India conquered and dominated China culturally for 20 centuries without ever having to send a single soldier across her border!” – Hu Shih, former Ambassador of China to USA

“So far as I am able to judge, nothing has been left undone, either by man or nature, to make India the most extraordinary country that the sun visits on his rounds. Nothing seems to have been forgotten, nothing overlooked.”

“For some days, people thought that India was shaking. But there are always tremors when a great tree falls.”

“If I were asked under what sky the human mind has most fully developed some of its choicest gifts, has most deeply pondered on the greatest problems of life, and has found solutions, I should point to India.”

Life without liberty is like a body without spirit.In the same way country without freedom and liberty is like a body without power.

“Democracy is the government of the people, by the people, for the people” – Abraham Lincoln

Patriotism is like a charity and it begins at home.

“Freedom is not given, it is taken.”

On this special day of Independence, lets promise our motherland to do everything and make every sacrifice to enrich and preserve our national heritage and treasure. Happy Independence Day!

Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions and spirit of men.

Happy Independence day to you all!