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Definition of Freedom

Freedom

  1. The state of being free; exemption from the power and control of another; liberty; independence.
  2. Privileges; franchises; immunities.
  3. Exemption from necessity, in choise and action; as, the freedom of the will.
  4. Ease; facility; as, he speaks or acts with freedom.
  5. Frankness; openness; unreservedness.
  6. Improper familiarity; violation of the rules of decorum; license.
  7. Generosity; liberality.

Freedom Quotations

Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you're a man, you take it.
Malcolm X

America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.
Abraham Lincoln

The most important kind of freedom is to be what you really are. You trade in your reality for a role. You give up your ability to feel, and in exchange, put on a mask.
Jim Morrison

We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
Thomas Jefferson

There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere, and many of us will have to pass through the valley of the shadow of death again and again before we reach the mountaintop of our desires.
Nelson Mandela
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Freedom Translations

freedom in Afrikaans is vryheid
freedom in Danish is frihed
freedom in Dutch is vrijdom, vlotheid, vrijheid
freedom in German is Ungebundenheit, Freiheit, Freiheit
freedom in Latin is libertas
freedom in Norwegian is frihet
freedom in Portuguese is liberdade
freedom in Spanish is libertad, libreria
freedom in Swedish is frihet
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