When freedom fails, politicians use that failure to justify abandoning freedom, but when the state fails, politicians use the failure to justify expanding the state.
You can’t separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has freedom.
1925 — 1965
He who has lost freedom has nothing left to lose.
We have four boxes with which to defend our freedom: the soap box, the ballot box, the jury box, and the cartridge box.
Rep. Larry McDonald
1935 — 1983
He who has stopped to calculate what liberty will cost has renounced liberty in his heart.
Hughes Félicité Robert de Lamennais
1782 — 1854