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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.
There is no such thing as a little freedom. Either you are all free, or you are not free.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
The boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave.
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.
I know not what others may choose but, as for me, give me liberty or give me death.
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
Freedom makes a huge requirement of every human being. With freedom comes responsibility. For the person who is unwilling to grow up, the person who does not want to carry is own weight, this is a frightening prospect.
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
Liberty is not the power of doing what we like, but the right to do what we ought.
Man will never be free until the last king is strangled with the entrails of the last priest.
Enslave the liberty of but one human being and the liberties of the world are put in peril.
William Lloyd Garrison
The work of art is a scream of freedom.
No man is good enough to be another's master.
I'm a big advocate of freedom: freedom of speech, freedom of expression, freedom of thought.
The truth is I love being alive. And I love feeling free. So if I can't have those things then I feel like a caged animal and I'd rather not be in a cage. I'd rather be dead. And it's real simple. And I think it's not that uncommon.
Freedom is the sure possession of those alone who have the courage to defend it.
I hope for nothing. I fear nothing. I am free.
I believe we are on an irreversible trend toward more freedom and democracy - but that could change.
Real freedom is having nothing. I was freer when I didn't have a cent.
All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Berlin. And therefore, as a free man, I take pride in the words 'Ich bin ein Berliner!'
John F. Kennedy
Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.
George Bernard Shaw
There are two freedoms - the false, where a man is free to do what he likes; the true, where he is free to do what he ought.
Civilization is the progress toward a society of privacy. The savage's whole existence is public, ruled by the laws of his tribe. Civilization is the process of setting man free from men.
Liberty has never come from Government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of it. The history of liberty is a history of limitations of governmental power, not the increase of it.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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