Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Freedom.

The repository contains 65 quotes in the category “Freedom.”
Showing quotes 41 through 60 in the category “Freedom.” Page 1 2 3 4.

None who have always been free can understand the terrible fascinating power of the hope of freedom to those who are not free.

Pearl S. Buck
1892 — 1973

Freedom is not America’s gift to the world. It is God’s gift to humanity.

President George W. Bush
1946 —     

He that complies against his will is of his own opinion still.

Samuel Butler
1835 — 1902

To have a right to do a thing is not at all the same as to be right in doing it.

G. K. Chesterton
1874 — 1936

Freedom suppressed and again regained bites with keener fangs than freedom never endangered.

106 A.D. — 43

Lean liberty is better than fat slavery.

Thomas Fuller
1654 — 1734

Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.

Mohandas K. Gandhi
1869 — 1948

To know to free oneself is nothing; the arduous thing is to know what to do with one’s freedom.

André Gide
1869 — 1951

There can be no real freedom without the freedom to fail.

Eric Hoffer
1902 — 1983

We think caged birds sing, when indeed they cry.

John Webster
1580? — 1632?

Man is condemned to be free because once thrown into the world, he is responsible for everything he does.

Jean-Paul Sartre
1905 — 1980

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.

Charles Kingsley
1819 — 1875

Freedom is just another word for “nothing to lose.”

Kris Kristofferson
1936 —     

Liberty produces wealth and wealth destroys liberty.

Henry Demarest Lloyd
1847 — 1903

America is a land which fought for freedom and then began passing laws to get rid of it.

MAD Magazine

The U.N. is a place where governments opposed to free speech demand to be heard.

MAD Magazine

The dagger plunged in the name of Freedom is plunged into the breast of Freedom.

José Martí
1853 — 1895

It is hard for a free fish to understand what is happening to a hooked one.

Dr. Karl A. Menninger
1893 — 1990

Tyranny is the wish to have in one way what can only be had in another.

Blaise Pascal
1623 — 1662

Freedom is a hard-bought thing.

Paul Robeson
1898 — 1976

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