Freedom Quotes

John adams - statesmen may plan and speculate for liberty but...
Hannah arendt - forgiveness is the key to action and freedom....

I do not come into this pulpit hoping that perhaps somebody will of his own free will return to Christ. My hope lies in another quarter. I hope that my Master will lay hold of some of them and say, You are mine, and you shall be mine. I claim you for myself. My hope arises from the freeness of grace, and not from the freedom of the will.
Charles Haddon Spurgeon
Jerry seinfeld, seinfeld - men want the same thing from women and their...
When men are brought face to face with their opponents, forced to listen and learn and mend their ideas, they cease to be children and savages and begin to live like civilized men. Then only is freedom a reality, when men may voice their opinions because they must examine their opinions.
Walter Lippmann
The freedom of all is essential to my freedom.
Mikhail Bakunin

Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom. It is the argument of tyrants; it is the creed of slaves.
William Pitt
America is just the country that shows how all the written guarantees in the world for freedom are no protection against tyranny and oppression of the worst kind. There the politician has come to be looked upon as the very scum of society.
Peter Kropotkin
We must face the fact that the preservation of individual freedom is incompatible with a full satisfaction of our views of distributive justice.
Friedrich August von Hayek
In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed it must be achieved.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Freedom also includes the right to mismanage your own affairs.
Author Unknown
It is by the goodness of God that in our country we have those three unspeakably precious things: freedom of speech, freedom of conscience, and the prudence never to practice either.
Mark Twain
How does the Meadow flower its bloom unfold Because the lovely little flower is free Down to its root, and in that freedom bold.
William Wordsworth
There can be no real individual freedom in the presence of economic insecurity.
Chester Bowles
Coersion, after all, merely captures man. Freedom captivates him.
Ronald Reagan
In America, through pressure of conformity, there is freedom of choice, but nothing to choose from.
Peter Ustinov
The name of peace is sweet, and the thing itself is beneficial, but there is a great difference between peace and servitude. Peace is freedom in tranquillity, servitude is the worst of all evils, to be resisted not only by war, but even by death.
Cicero
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
Soren Kierkegaard
Telling the truth will lead you to freedom telling the lies will lead you to slavery.
Jameson Green
Only necessity understood, and bondage to the highest is identical with true freedom.
William James
Man is tormented by no greater anxiety than to find someone quickly to whom he can hand over that great gift of freedom with which the ill - Fated creature is born.
Fyodor Dostoevsky, "The Brothers Karamazov".
This institution will be based upon the illimitable freedom of the human mind. For here we are not afraid to follow truth wherever it may lead, nor to tolerate any error so long as reason is left free to combat it.
Thomas Jefferson
There is nothing more wonderful than freedom of speech.
Ilya Ehrenburg
Freedom, then, lies only in our innate human capacity to choose between different sorts of bondage, bondage to desire or self esteem, or bondage to the light that lightens all our lives.
Sri Madhava
Freedom is a package deal - with it comes responsibilities and consequences.
Author Unknown
If there is no struggle, there is no progress. Those who profess to favor freedom and yet renounce controversy are people who want crops without ploughing the ground.
Frederick Douglass 1817 - 1895
Men want the same thing from women that they want from their underwear... a little support, comfort, and freedom.
Jerry Seinfeld
There are days when solitude, for someone my age, is a heady wine that intoxicates you with freedom, others when it is a bitter tonic, and still others when it is a poison that makes you beat your head against the wall.
Colette
After I asked him what he meant, he replied that freedom consisted of the unimpeded right to get rich, to use his ability, no matter what the cost to others, to win advancement.
Norman Thomas
Freedom is that instant between when someone tells you to do something and when you decide how to respond.
Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein
I love freedom for what I can do with it, I hate freedom for what I have done with it.
Christian Longe
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.
Mahatma Gandhi
War is Peace Freedom is Slavery Ignorance is Strength.
George Orwell, Book "1984".
Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
Jiddu Krishnamurti
Freedom is being able to live with the consequences of your decisions.
James X. Mullen
God is not merely interestd in the freedom of brown men, yellow men, red men and black men. He is interested in the freedom of the whole human race.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Politics is the art of achieving the maximum amount of freedom for individuals that is consistent with the maintenance of social order.
Barry Goldwate
I want freedom for the full expression on my personality.
Mahatma Gandhi
In our country we have those three unspeakably precious things: freedom of speech, freedom of conscience, and the prudence never to practice either.
Mark Twain
Freedom is just Chaos, with better lighting.
Alan Dean Foster "To the Vanishing Point".