07/03/2012 03:41 pm ET

4th Of July Quotes About Freedom

Happy Fourth of July, HuffPost readers! This Wednesday, we party in honor of our country's independence with fireworks, barbecues and all around fun. But better than burgers and explosive pyrotechnics is the freedom we have -- certainly something to celebrate. Take a moment to reflect on the quotes below and rock out to a few patriotic tunes on your way.

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