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We are driven by five genetic needs: survival, love and belonging, power, freedom, and fun.
The only freedom which deserves the name is that of pursuing our own good, in our own way, so long as we do not attempt to deprive others of theirs, or impede their efforts to obtain it.
John Stuart Mill
Perfect freedom is as necessary to the health and vigor of commerce as it is to the health and vigor of citizenship.
Freedom is the sure possession of those alone who have the courage to defend it.
Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect everyone who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are inevitably ruined.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
Let freedom reign. The sun never set on so glorious a human achievement.
Freedom and justice cannot be parceled out in pieces to suit political convenience. I don't believe you can stand for freedom for one group of people and deny it to others.
Coretta Scott King
Man will never be free until the last king is strangled with the entrails of the last priest.
Freedom itself was attacked this morning by a faceless coward, and freedom will be defended.
George W. Bush
What is ominous is the ease with which some people go from saying that they don't like something to saying that the government should forbid it. When you go down that road, don't expect freedom to survive very long.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
In America, through pressure of conformity, there is freedom of choice, but nothing to choose from.
There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty.
I am just absolutely convinced that the best formula for giving us peace and preserving the American way of life is freedom, limited government, and minding our own business overseas.
Is freedom anything else than the right to live as we wish? Nothing else.
Man is not free unless government is limited.
When we lose the right to be different, we lose the privilege to be free.
Charles Evans Hughes
Any people anywhere, being inclined and having the power, have the right to rise up, and shake off the existing government, and form a new one that suits them better. This is a most valuable - a most sacred right - a right, which we hope and believe, is to liberate the world.
No man is good enough to be another's master.
The only sure bulwark of continuing liberty is a government strong enough to protect the interests of the people, and a people strong enough and well enough informed to maintain its sovereign control over the goverment.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
No nation could preserve its freedom in the midst of continual warfare.
The boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave.
I believe in freedom of speech, but I believe we should also have the right to comment on freedom of speech.
'Freedom from fear' could be said to sum up the whole philosophy of human rights.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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