Freedom Quotes

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Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err. It passes my comprehension how human beings, be they ever so experienced and able, can delight in depriving other human beings of that precious right.
Ghandi, 1931
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There can be no real freedom without the freedom to fail.
Erich Fromm
Freedom is a clear conscience.
Periande

Freedom also includes the right to mismanage your own affairs.
Author Unknown
Laughter is the first evidence of freedom.
Rosario Castellanos
Power in defense of freedom is greater than power on behalf of tyranny and oppression.
Malcolm X
There are only two kinds of freedom in the world; the freedom of the rich and powerful, and the freedom of the artist and the monk who renounces possessions.
Anais Nin
Children should be educated and instructed in the principles of freedom.
John Adams
Many politicians lay it down as a self - Evident proposition, that no people ought to be free till they are fit to use their freedom. The maxim is worthy of the fool in the old story, who resolved not to go into the water till he had learned to swim.
Lord Macaulay
In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed it must be achieved.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Beyond a critical point within a finite space, freedom diminishes as numbers increase. ... The human question is not how many can possibly survive within the system, but what kind of existence is possible for those who do survive.
Frank Herbert, Dune
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
The freedom of poetic license.
Cicero, Pro Publio Sestio
The more freedom we enjoy, the greater the responsibility we bear, toward others as well as ourselves.
Oscar Arias Sanchez
Europe is spreading its wings. In freedom. In prosperity. And in peace. It is a truly proud moment for the European Union. It is a triumph for liberty and democracy. To our new members I say: ? Warmly welcome to our family?. Our new Europe is born.
Anders Fogh Rasmussen, (Prime Minister of Denmark) Family photo after the European Council meeting in Copenhagen, 13 December 20
True individual freedom cannot exist without economic security and independence. People who are hungry and out of a job are the stuff of which dictatorships are made.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Until you lose your reputation, you never realize what a burden it was or what freedom really is.
Margaret Mitchell
I should wish to see a world in which education aimed at mental freedom rather than imprisoning the minds of the young in a rigid armor of dogma calculated to protect them though life against the shafts of impartial evidence.
Bertrand Russell, "Why I am Not a Christian".
In human life, art may arise from almost any activity, and once it does so, it is launched on a long road of exploration, invention, freedom to the limits of extravagance, interference to the point of frustration, finally discipline, controlling constant change and growth.
Susanne Lange
Freedom is the right to be wrong, not the right to do wrong.
John G. Riefenbake
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
Whenever men take the law into their own hands, the loser is the law. And when the law loses, freedom languishes.
Robert Francis Kennedy
Thou canst not touch the freedom of my mind.
John Milton
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
The secret of Happiness is Freedom, and the secret of Freedom, Courage.
Thucydides
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
Soren Kierkegaard
We gain freedom when we have paid the full price...
Rabindranath Tagore
Solitude is the beginning of all freedom.
William Orville Douglas
We hold in our hands, the most precious gift of all Freedom. The freedom to express our art. Our love. The freedom to be who we want to be. We are not going to give that freedom away and no one shall take it from us.
Andrew Schneide
The bigger the information media, the less courage and freedom they allow. Bigness means weakness.
Eric Sevareid
In America, through pressure of conformity, there is freedom of choice, but nothing to choose from.
Peter Ustinov
The greatest lesson we can learn from the past... is that freedom is at the core of every successful nation in the world.
Frederick Chiluba
A free press can of course be good or bad, but, most certainly, without freedom it will never be anything but bad.... Freedom is nothing else but a chance to bet better, whereas enslavement is a certainty of the worse.
Albert Camus, Resistance, Rebellion and Death (1960)
What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly... it would be strange indeed if so celestial an article as Freedom should not be highly rated.
Thomas Paine
Money is power, freedom, a cushion, the root of al evil, the sum of all blessings.
Carl Sandburg
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Bob Marley
Make no mistake about it: Operation Desert Storm truly was a victory of good over evil, of freedom over tyranny, of peace over war.
Dan Quayle, remarks at Arlington National Cemetery