September 11 Quotes (9 quotes)
Here are some of the most memorable quotes from the 9/11 attacks
On the 17th anniversary of the tragic September 11 attacks, we look back at some of the memorable, inspiring, and heartbreaking quotes linked to that awful day. On September 11th , a co-ordinated al-Qaeda attack saw four planes hijacked in American airspace, resulting in the deaths of 2, people. Another plane, American Airlines Flight 77 was flown into the Pentagon in Washington and the last, United Airlines Flight 93, was flown into a field in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania as passengers and crew fought to regain control. Plane passengers, office workers, emergency service personnel and bystanders were all victims of a truly heinous act. The images of that terrible day will remain with us always - but, so too, will the words spoken in the immediate aftermath and the following years from notable figures, families and survivors of that fateful day. Instead we have emerged stronger and more unified.
Life is short
We have also come to be ever mindful of the courage of those who grieve for them, and the light that still lives in their hearts. And here at this hallowed place, we pledge that we will never forget their sacrifice. Bush at the Pentagon in Vaya con Dios. I love you. Go with God.
All rights reserved. Today is the 16th anniversary of the Sept. The attacks that took place on September 11 resulted in the destruction of the World Trade Center and part of the Pentagon. Three planes hit their targets, but the fourth attack was stopped when passengers fought back against the terrorists. These acts shatter steel, but they cannot dent the steel of American resolve. At the time, it seemed like it was a local thing. You could really feel the states become united.