02/18/2013 01:27 am ET

Presidents' Day: 12 Quotes To Honor Our Country's Leaders

While for many of us, Presidents' Day is an opportunity to relish what is the glorious three-day weekend (and we hope you are taking this time to unplug and recharge), it's also an important day to honor our nation's leaders -- past and present.

So today, we share some of the timeless words from 12 of these figures. Take a look at the presidential quotes below -- did we miss any favorites? Let us know in the comments.

Presidential Quotes

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