Freedom Quotes

"Birds born i...

"Birds born in cages think freedom is a crime"
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"There is freedom of speec...

"There is freedom of speech. But I cannot guarantee freedom after speech." - Idi Amin
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"Ultimately, we forgive others in order to free ourselves. What happens in ou...

"Ultimately, we forgive others in order to free ourselves. What happens in our heart is our field of freedom. As long as we carry old wounds and anger in our heart, we continue to suffer. Forgiveness allows us to move on." โ€”Sharon Salzberg
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"Money is slavery. Every time you acquire mo...

"Money is slavery. Every time you acquire more money, you're just acquiring little bits of your freedom back"- The Stoic Sigma (a youtuber)
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"Absolute freedom i...

"Absolute freedom is being free from yourself" - Rudolf P Belmar
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"The direction of escape is tow...

"The direction of escape is toward freedom, so what is escapism an accusation of" - Ursula K. Le Guin
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The choice for mankind lies between freedo...

The choice for mankind lies between freedom and happiness and for the great bulk of mankind, happiness is better - George Orwell, 1984
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The only freedom I care about is the freedom to do right; the...

The only freedom I care about is the freedom to do right; the freedom to do wrong I am ready to part with on the cheapest terms to any one who will take it of me. - Thomas Henry Huxley (1870)
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โ€œYou will never know how much it has cost ...

โ€œYou will never know how much it has cost my generation to preserve YOUR freedom. I hope you will make a good use of it.โ€ - John Adams
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The jaws of power are always open to devour, and her ...

The jaws of power are always open to devour, and her arm is always stretched out, if possible, to destroy the freedom of thinking, speaking, and writing. ...John Adams
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"War is Peace, Freedom is...

"War is Peace, Freedom is Slavery, Ignorances in Strength" - George Orwell (1984)
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โ€œEverything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the h...

โ€œEverything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedomsโ€”to choose oneโ€™s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose oneโ€™s own way.โ€œ โ€” Viktor Frankl in Manโ€™s Search for Meaning
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"You can't separate peace from fre...

"You can't separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom." - Malcolm X
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"I don't want comfort. I want God, I want Po...

"I don't want comfort. I want God, I want Poetry, I want Real Danger, I want Freedom, I want Goodness. " - Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
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"I was free; but there was no one to we...

"I was free; but there was no one to welcome me to the land of freedom. I was a stranger in a strange land." - Harriet Tubman
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"The fear of suffering makes your life a ...

"The fear of suffering makes your life a half step. Freedom from the fear of suffering is needed for a full-stride life "- Sadhguru
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The cost of freedom is always high, but Americans have ...

The cost of freedom is always high, but Americans have always paid it. And one path we shall never choose, and that is the path of surrender, or submission. ~John F. Kennedy
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"Art reaches its greatest peak when devoid of self-conscio...

"Art reaches its greatest peak when devoid of self-consciousness. Freedom discovers man the moment he loses concern over what impression he is making or about to make". - Bruce Lee
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If you love wealth greater than liberty, the tranquility of servitude greater than the animati...

If you love wealth greater than liberty, the tranquility of servitude greater than the animating contest for freedom, go home and leave us in peace. We seek not your council, nor your arms. Crouch down and lick the hand that feeds you; and may posterity forget that ye were our country men.
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โ€œWe must be free not because ...

โ€œWe must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.โ€ - William Faulkner
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"Well, if crime fighters fight crime and fire fight...

"Well, if crime fighters fight crime and fire fighters fight fire, what do freedom fighters fight? They never mention that part to us, do they?" โ€” George Carlin
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โ€œSince man first bent down to grab...

โ€œSince man first bent down to grab a rock, he armed himself. The gun, thanks to it, we have certain freedoms.โ€
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โ€œI let go. Lost in oblivion. Dark and s...

โ€œI let go. Lost in oblivion. Dark and silent and complete. I found freedom. Losing all hope was freedom.โ€ โ€• Chuck Palahniuk,
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"Giving up your right to privacy because you have ...

"Giving up your right to privacy because you have nothing to hide is like giving up your freedom of speech because you have nothing to say" - Edward Snowden
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Just living is not enough," said the butt...

Just living is not enough," said the butterfly, "one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.โ€ โ€• Hans Christian Anderson,
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Freedom is the most c...

Freedom is the most contagious virus known to man. -Hubert H. Humphrey
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โ€œAll the great things are simple, and many c...

โ€œAll the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.โ€-Winston Churchill
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A society that does not recognize that each individual has values ...

A society that does not recognize that each individual has values of his own which he is entitled to follow can have no respect for the dignity of the individual and cannot really know freedom. โ€” F A Hayek
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"The trouble with fighting for human freedom is that one spends most of oneโ€™s time def...

"The trouble with fighting for human freedom is that one spends most of oneโ€™s time defending scoundrels. For it is against scoundrels that oppressive laws are first aimed, and oppression must be stopped at the beginning if it is to be stopped at all." ~ H.L. Mencken
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"True freedom is impossible...

"True freedom is impossible without a mind made free by discipline" - Mortimer J. Adler
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โ€œYou will never know how much it cost my...

โ€œYou will never know how much it cost my generation to preserve your freedom. I hope you will make good use of it.โ€ โ€“John Adams
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โ€œAnxiety is the...

โ€œAnxiety is the dizziness of freedomโ€ - Kierkegaard
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"You believe that flag burning shows disrespect towards those who have fought to preserve ou...

"You believe that flag burning shows disrespect towards those who have fought to preserve our freedoms. Punishing protestors shows an even more profound disrespect for the ideals that these people died for. An intact flag is worthless if it no longer stands for freedom." -Mary Ruwart
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โ€œThere are reflections even in singing. The high notes are the same as the...

โ€œThere are reflections even in singing. The high notes are the same as the low notes. The difference lies only in pitch. If you cannot sing high, sing low. If you cannot sing low, sing high. There is freedom even in singing.โ€ Cr.
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"If you stop looking for a short cut...

"If you stop looking for a short cut...and find your discipline and will. Then you will find your freedom." ~ Jocko
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So long as the people do not care to exercise their freedom, those who wish to tyranniz...

So long as the people do not care to exercise their freedom, those who wish to tyrannize will do so; for tyrants are active and ardent, and will devote themselves in the name of any number of gods, religious and otherwise, to put shackles upon sleeping men. ...Voltaire
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โ€œAmerica will never be destroyed from the outsi...

โ€œAmerica will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter & loose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.โ€ Abraham Lincoln
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"I believe that there will be a clash between those who want freedom, justice and equality for ...

"I believe that there will be a clash between those who want freedom, justice and equality for everyone and those who want to continue the systems of exploitation. I believe that there will be that kind of clash, but I donโ€™t think that it will be based upon the color of the skin." โ€” Malcolm X
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โ€œNo one loses anyone, because no one owns anyone. This i...

โ€œNo one loses anyone, because no one owns anyone. This is the true freedom: having the most important experience in the world without owning it.โ€ - Paulo Coelho, Eleven Minutes
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โ€œFreedom is the freedo...

โ€œFreedom is the freedom to say that two plus two make four,โ€ George Orwell
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"Freedom is the right to t...

"Freedom is the right to tell people what they do not want to hear." - George Orwell
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"There is no m...

"There is no morality without freedom" - Carl Jung
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"When you truly don't care what the f...

"When you truly don't care what the fuck people think of you, you've reached a dangerous level of freedom." Jim Carrey
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"I prefer dangerous f...

"I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery." โ€”Thomas Jefferson
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Same community that tal...

Same community that talks about freedom of expression, makes laws. - Unknown
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"Freedom is not archived ...

"Freedom is not archived by satisfying desire, but by eliminating it." - Epictetus
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โ€œIf you could see everything but couldnโ€™t change any of it, or if you c...

โ€œIf you could see everything but couldnโ€™t change any of it, or if you could live in freedom in darknessโ€ฆ Which do you think is more fortunate? I think it might not be that bad living in the dark, remembering the light.โ€
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"Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last ...

"Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedomsโ€”to choose oneโ€™s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose oneโ€™s own way.โ€ โ€• Viktor E. Frankl
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โ€œThe secret to happiness i...

โ€œThe secret to happiness is freedom. And the secret to freedom is courage.โ€Thucydides
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"Freedom of the press ...

"Freedom of the press is limited to those who own one." โ€” A. J. Liebling
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โ€œAlways take some of the play, fun, fr...

โ€œAlways take some of the play, fun, freedom, and wonder of the weekend into your week and your work.โ€ โ€“ Rasheed Ogunlaru
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"Rome lost its freedom becaus...

"Rome lost its freedom because they focused on the tyrant and not the tyranny." ~ Montesquieu
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โ€œIn a totally sane soc...

โ€œIn a totally sane society, madness is the only freedom.โ€ โ€• J. G. Ballard
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"The great threat to freedom is the concentration of power. Government is necessary to p...

"The great threat to freedom is the concentration of power. Government is necessary to preserve our freedom, it is an instrument through which we can exercise our freedom; yet by concentrating power in political hands, it is also a threat to freedom." -- Milton Friedman
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โ€œWould you rather have a Lexus or ju...

โ€œWould you rather have a Lexus or justice? A dream or some substance? A Beamer, a necklace or freedom?โ€ -Dead Prez
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"Let free market and private companies run...

"Let free market and private companies run something that is a basic need you cannot decide not to buy and you will lose your Freedom"
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"Genius can only breathe ...

"Genius can only breathe freely in an atmosphere of freedom." -- John Stuart Mill
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Everything can be taken from a man but one thing:the las...

Everything can be taken from a man but one thing:the last of the human freedomsโ€”to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances,to choose one's own way.โ€“Dr. Frankl
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โ€œAmerica will never be destroyed from the outsi...

โ€œAmerica will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.โ€ - Abraham Lincoln
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We don't beg...

We don't beg for freedom, we fight for it.
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"Freedom consists not in doing w...

"Freedom consists not in doing what we like, but having the right to do what we ought."--St John Paul II
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โ€œThere is no ...

โ€œThere is no freedom without the law.โ€ โ€“Moses
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"Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involve...

"Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility" ~ Sigmund Freud (from the book "Civilization and Its Discontents")
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If we can just let go and trust that things will work out the way theyโ€™re supposed to, wit...

If we can just let go and trust that things will work out the way theyโ€™re supposed to, without trying to control the outcome, then we can begin to enjoy the moment more fully. The joy of the freedom it brings becomes more pleasurable than the experience itself.โ€ โ€“ Goldie Hawn
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โ€œThe only thing money gives ...

โ€œThe only thing money gives you is the freedom of not worrying about money.โ€ โ€• Johnny Carson
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I love freedom the most in my life, but if it'...

I love freedom the most in my life, but if it's possible I would sacrifice it in exchange for the freedom and happiness of my people ยซVeasna Khemยป
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"Can our form of government, our system of...

"Can our form of government, our system of justice, survive if one can be denied a freedom because he might abuse it?" - Harlon Carter
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โ€œI value true freedom within life. There is no freedom in human life. Shackled by laws, rules, an...

โ€œI value true freedom within life. There is no freedom in human life. Shackled by laws, rules, and society. There is no freedom to be found in life as a human. Which brings me to writing, writing and literature, that is where true freedom can be found. Within books, there is no rule.โ€ - Me, Andy. H
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We were the people who were not in the papers. We lived in th...

We were the people who were not in the papers. We lived in the blank white spaces at the edges of print. It gave us more freedom. We lived in the gaps between the stories.โ€ โ€• Margaret Atwood
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โ€œFear robs you of your freedom to make the right choice in life that can bridge the gap between w...

โ€œFear robs you of your freedom to make the right choice in life that can bridge the gap between where you are and where you want to be. On the other side of fear, lies freedom. If you want to grow, you need to be brave and take risks. If you're not uncomfortable, you're not growing.โ€ Roy T. Bennett
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โ€œIf we can just let go and trust that things will work out the way theyโ€™re supposed to, wi...

โ€œIf we can just let go and trust that things will work out the way theyโ€™re supposed to, without trying to control the outcome, then we can begin to enjoy the moment more fully. The joy of the freedom it brings becomes more pleasurable than the experience itself.โ€ โ€“ Goldie Hawn
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Between stimulus and response there is a space. In ...

Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom. Victor Frankl
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The most dangerous risk of all: The risk of spending...

The most dangerous risk of all: The risk of spending your life not doing what you want on the bet you can buy yourself the freedom to do it later. - Randy Komisar
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โ€œReligious freedom should work two ways: we should be free to...

โ€œReligious freedom should work two ways: we should be free to practice the religion of our choice, but we must also be free from having someone else's religion practiced on us.โ€ โ€• John Irving
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