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It is easy to take liberty for granted, when you have never had it taken from you.
True liberty consists only in the power of doing what we ought to will, and in not being constrained to do what we ought not to will.
Divine love does not weigh down, nor carry his servant captive and enslaved to the lowest depths, but raises him, supports him and magnifies him above all liberty whatsoever.
For all my years in public life, I have believed that America must sail toward the shores of liberty and justice for all. There is no end to that journey, only the next great voyage. We know the future will outlast all of us, but I believe that all of us will live on in the future we make.
A great work is made out of a combination of obedience and liberty.
Show me the country that has no strikes and I'll show you the country in which there is no liberty.
I think it's an enormous blessing to be the child of an immigrant who fled oppression, because you realize how fragile liberty is and how easily it can be taken away.
This nation was conceived in liberty and dedicated to the principle - among others - that honest men may honestly disagree; that if they all say what they think, a majority of the people will be able to distinguish truth from error.
Liberty, freedom and democracy are very fuzzy words, but human rights is very specific.
The love of liberty and the sense of human dignity are the basic elements of the Anarchist creed.
Liberty is the only thing you can't have unless you give it to others.
William Allen White
While I gave up God a long time ago, I never shook the habit of wanting to believe in something. So I replaced my creed of everlasting life with life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
It is a fair summary of history to say that the safeguards of liberty have been forged in controversies involving not very nice people.
It is harder to preserve than to obtain liberty.
John C. Calhoun
The highest political buzz word is not liberty, equality, fraternity or solidarity; it is service.
Arthur Hugh Clough
The nation is arming. What are they arming for if it isn't that they are so distrustful of their government? They're afraid they'll have to fight for their liberty in more Second Amendment kinds of ways.
I regard the principle of conscription of life as a flat contradiction of all our cherished ideals of individual freedom, democratic liberty and Christian teaching.
Roger Nash Baldwin
I have always been an outstanding football player, I have always had uncanny abilities, great arm strength, an immense ability to play the game from a quarterback standpoint. The problem was that I wasn't given the liberty to do certain things when I was young.
Life without liberty is like a body without spirit.
In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty.
Where liberty is, there is my country.
God grant that not only the love of liberty but a thorough knowledge of the rights of man may pervade all the nations of the earth, so that a philosopher may set his foot anywhere on its surface and say: 'This is my country.'
I draw from the Absurd three consequences: my revolt, my liberty, my passion.
Excess of liberty, whether it lies in state or individuals, seems only to pass into excess of slavery.
A well governed appetite is the greater part of liberty.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
C. S. Lewis
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