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A person needs a little madness, or else they never dare cut the rope and be free.
One of the problems with defending free speech is you often have to defend people that you find to be outrageous and unpleasant and disgusting.
I had crossed the line. I was free; but there was no one to welcome me to the land of freedom. I was a stranger in a strange land.
We cannot ensure that women will be free of discrimination in the workplace and everywhere as long as women are not universally defended under our Constitution. As it stands now, the equal rights of women are subject to interpretation of law. That is a risk our mothers, sisters and daughters cannot afford.
There are many ways to be free. One of them is to transcend reality by imagination, as I try to do.
Nothing else can quite substitute for a few well-chosen, well-timed, sincere words of praise. They're absolutely free and worth a fortune.
No one is truly free, they are a slave to wealth, fortune, the law, or other people restraining them from acting according to their will.
Some might complain that nuclear disarmament is little more than a dream. But that ignores the very tangible benefits disarmament would bring for all humankind. Its success would strengthen international peace and security. It would free up vast and much-needed resources for social and economic development. It would advance the rule of law.
A man who is not afraid is not aggressive, a man who has no sense of fear of any kind is really a free, a peaceful man.
Every renaissance comes to the world with a cry, the cry of the human spirit to be free.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
He that is kind is free, though he is a slave; he that is evil is a slave, though he be a king.
Free people, remember this maxim: we may acquire liberty, but it is never recovered if it is once lost.
I'm just really a free spirit. You gotta be like that. 'Cause life ain't that complicated. It's only that complicated when you make it that way. I just wanna wake up and move with the way it goes. If it's meant to happen, it will happen.
If I take death into my life, acknowledge it, and face it squarely, I will free myself from the anxiety of death and the pettiness of life - and only then will I be free to become myself.
I am free of all prejudices. I hate everyone equally.
W. C. Fields
Thought is subversive and revolutionary, destructive and terrible, Thought is merciless to privilege, established institutions, and comfortable habit. Thought is great and swift and free.
If you find yourself plagued by a recurrent worry, train yourself to think of something else. Your conscious mind can concentrate on only one thought at a time, and driving the negativity away will free you up to move forward again.
Underlying most arguments against the free market is a lack of belief in freedom itself.
Today we have access to highly advanced technologies. But our social and economic system has not kept up with our technological capabilities that could easily create a world of abundance, free of servitude and debt.
Thousands of years ago, civilizations flourished in Africa which suffer not at all by comparison with those of other continents. In those centuries, Africans were politically free and economically independent. Their social patterns were their own and their cultures truly indigenous.
At my lemonade stand I used to give the first glass away free and charge five dollars for the second glass. The refill contained the antidote.
Overcoming the myth that there is such a thing as an objectively defined 'free market' is the first step towards understanding capitalism.
We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free.
I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and free society in which all persons live together in harmony and with equal opportunities.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
C. S. Lewis
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