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Definition of Inalienable

Inalienable

  1. Incapable of being alienated, surrendered, or transferred to another; not alienable; as, in inalienable birthright.

Inalienable Quotations

Any law which violates the inalienable rights of man is essentially unjust and tyrannical; it is not a law at all.
Maximilien Robespierre

Government itself is founded upon the great doctrine of the consent of the governed, and has its cornerstone in the memorable principle that men are endowed with inalienable rights.
Leland Stanford

It is easily and often overlooked that when Thomas Jefferson asserted that life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness were inalienable human rights, he did so on the ground that they had been endowed by God, our Creator.
Tom Stoppard

I hold it to be the inalienable right of anybody to go to hell in his own way.
Robert Frost

The British were white, English, and Protestant, just as we were. They had to have some other basis on which to justify independence, and happily they were able to formulate the inalienable truths set forth in the Declaration.
Samuel P. Huntington
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Inalienable Translations

inalienable in Spanish is inalienable
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