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Quotes And Sayings About Liberty

Liberty Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Liberty

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I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than those attending too small a degree of it.
~By Thomas Jefferson ~


Liberty and Union, now and forever, one and inseparable.
~By Daniel Webster ~


Humanism was not wrong in thinking that truth, beauty, liberty, and equality are of infinite value, but in thinking that man can get them for himself without grace.
~By Simone Weil ~


Will you permit the sacred fire of liberty, brought by your fathers from the venerable temples of Britain, to be quenched and trodden out on the simple altars they have raised?
~By Joseph Howe ~


Liberty doesn't work as well in practice as it does in speeches.
~By Will Rogers ~


Toleration and liberty are the foundations of a great republic.
~By Frank Lloyd Wright ~


Seek freedom and become captive of your desires. Seek discipline and find your liberty.
~By Frank Herbert ~


The tree of liberty needs to be watered from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.
~By Lyn Nofziger ~


Our country's founders cherished liberty, not democracy.
~By Ron Paul ~


What spectacle can be more edifying or more seasonable, than that of Liberty and Learning, each leaning on the other for their mutual and surest support?
~By James Madison ~


There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty, that makes human nature rise above itself, in acts of bravery and heroism.
~By Alexander Hamilton ~


The revolutionary government is the despotism of liberty against tyranny.
~By Georg Buchner ~


Over grown military establishments are under any form of government inauspicious to liberty, and are to be regarded as particularly hostile to republican liberty.
~By George Washington ~


The deadliest foe of democracy is not autocracy but liberty frenzied.
~By Otto Hermann Kahn ~


'Emergencies' have always been the pretext on which the safeguards of individual liberty have been eroded.
~By Friedrich August von Hayek ~


I grew up like a neglected weed - ignorant of liberty, having no experience of it.
~By Harriet Tubman ~


There is nothing that I shudder at more than the idea of a separation of the Union. Should such an event ever happen, which I fervently pray God to avert, from that date I view our liberty gone.
~By Andrew Jackson ~


Liberty lies in the hearts of men and women; when it dies there, no constitution, no law, no court can save it.
~By Learned Hand ~


Of course it's why you want to become a writer - because you have the liberty to do that, but once you have the liberty you also have the obligation to do it.
~By Tobias Wolff ~


Liberty without virtue would be no blessing to us.
~By Benjamin Rush ~


As we continue to fight the war on terror, we express our gratitude to our troops whose valor over the last three years provided freedom to the Iraqis, while protecting our liberty here at home.
~By Tim Murphy ~


Having federal officials, whether judges, bureaucrats, or congressmen, impose a new definition of marriage on the people is an act of social engineering profoundly hostile to liberty.
~By Ron Paul ~


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.
~By Thomas Jefferson ~


The liberty of the individual is no gift of civilization. It was greatest before there was any civilization.
~By Sigmund Freud ~


Do not be misled by the fact that you are at liberty and relatively free; that for the moment you are not under lock and key: you have simply been granted a reprieve.
~By Ryszard Kapuscinski ~


But let her remember, that it is in Britain alone, that laws are equally favourable to liberty and humanity; that it is in Britain the sacred rights of nature have received their most awful ratification.
~By Thomas Day ~


A free spirit takes liberties even with liberty itself.
~By Francis Picabia ~


The sacrifices ordinary American men and women from communities large and small have been willing to make, often before they were past their teenage years, have secured our nation unprecedented freedoms and made us the world's bulwark of liberty.
~By Steve Buyer ~


A resilient people cherishing liberty and equality and the rule of law will endure.
~By Nick Rahall ~


The common Notions of Liberty are not from School Divines, but from Nature.
~By Algernon Sydney ~


Liberty is the condition of duty, the guardian of conscience. It grows as conscience grows. The domains of both grow together. Liberty is safety from all hindrances, even sin. So that Liberty ends by being Free Will.
~By John Acton ~


We remain in Iraq because we know that sometimes liberty needs some nursing before it can grow on its own.
~By Virginia Foxx ~


If you pinch the sea of its liberty, though it be walls of stone or brass, it will beat them down.
~By John Cotton ~


There have been in this century only one great man and one great thing: Napoleon and liberty. For want of the great man, let us have the great thing.
~By Victor Hugo ~


What impressed me particularly in Vienna was the strict order everywhere. No mob disturbances of any kind, in spite of the greatly increased liberty and relaxation of police regulations.
~By Fritz Kreisler ~


It's important to every American that the law protect his or her basic liberty.
~By Stephen Breyer ~


Liberty is not a means to a higher political end. It is itself the highest political end.
~By Lord Acton ~


Indians today are governed by two different ideologies. Their political ideal set in the preamble of the Constitution affirms a life of liberty, equality and fraternity. Their social ideal embodied in their religion denies them.
~By B. R. Ambedkar ~


Not observation of a duty but liberty itself is the pledge that assures fidelity.
~By Ellen Key ~


The higher your station, the less your liberty.
~By Sallust ~


I prefer liberty to chains of diamonds.
~By Mary Wortley Montagu ~


Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
~By John Adams ~


Honest discussions - even and perhaps especially on topics about which we disagree - can help us resist hypocrisy and arrogance. They can also help us live up to the basic ideals, such as liberty and justice for all, on which our country was founded.
~By David E. Price ~


American and Israel share a special bond. Our relationship is unique among all nations. Like America, Israel is a strong democracy, a symbol of freedom, and an oasis of liberty, a home to the oppressed and persecuted.
~By William J. Clinton ~


I like to walk about among the beautiful things that adorn the world; but private wealth I should decline, or any sort of personal possessions, because they would take away my liberty.
~By George Santayana ~


Our contest is not only whether we ourselves shall be free, but whether there shall be left to mankind an asylum on earth for civil and religious liberty.
~By Samuel Adams ~


The love of liberty is the love of others; the love of power is the love of ourselves.
~By William Hazlitt ~


In my youth I stressed freedom, and in my old age I stress order. I have made the great discovery that liberty is a product of order.
~By Will Durant ~


The crime problem in New York is getting really serious. The other day the Statue of Liberty had both hands up.
~By Jay Leno ~


With the blessings of liberty, we have responsibilities to defend it.
~By Michael Reagan ~


A few weeks ago we were reminded that other peoples - in particular the United States of America - fought so that we Germans could live in liberty. That we should never forget.
~By Horst Koehler ~


The truth is that men are tired of liberty.
~By Benito Mussolini ~


Liberty may be endangered by the abuse of liberty, but also by the abuse of power.
~By James Madison ~


There can be no liberty unless there is economic liberty.
~By Margaret Thatcher ~


The history of liberty is a history of resistance.
~By Woodrow Wilson ~


There are men who strike at liberty under the term licentiousness.
~By Jonathan Mayhew ~


Liberty is the most precious gift we offer our citizens.
~By Tom Ridge ~


For now more than ever, we must keep in the forefront of our minds the fact that whenever we take away the liberties of those we hate, we are opening the way to loss of liberty for those we love.
~By Wendell Willkie ~


Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


The wretch who lives without freedom feels like dressing in the mud from the streets Those who have you, o Liberty, do not know. you. Those who do not have you should not speak of you, but win you.
~By Jose Marti ~


The universe moves in the direction of Liberty.
~By Michael Novak ~


Give me liberty or a bran muffin!
~By Colin Mochrie ~


I dare not exercise personal liberty if it infringes on the liberty of others.
~By Billy Sunday ~


Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
~By Edward Everett ~


Equality is the soul of liberty; there is, in fact, no liberty without it.
~By Frances Wright ~


Liberty is the right of every man to be honest, to think and to speak without hypocrisy.
~By Jose Marti ~


As soon as liberty is complete it dies in anarchy.
~By Will Durant ~


Liberty is the proper end and object of authority, and cannot subsist without it; and it is liberty to that which is good, just, and honest.
~By John Winthrop ~


While democracy must have its organization and controls, its vital breath is individual liberty.
~By Charles Evans Hughes ~


I would remind you that extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice! And let me remind you also that moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.
~By Barry Goldwater ~


We believe. We believe in our destiny as a nation. We believe we have been called to do good, to spread the blessings of liberty and encourage the sense of trust upon which free societies depend.
~By Tony Snow ~


Where there are too many policemen, there is no liberty. Where there are too many soldiers, there is no peace. Where there are too many lawyers, there is no justice.
~By Lin Yutang ~


Liberty cannot be preserved, if the manners of the people are corrupted.
~By Algernon Sidney ~


Let us form one body, one heart, and defend to the last warrior our country, our homes, our liberty, and the graves of our fathers.
~By Tecumseh ~


Every friend to the liberty of his country is bound to reflect, and step forward to prevent the dreadful consequences which shall result from a government of events.
~By Henry Knox ~


I sometimes think that the price of liberty is not so much eternal vigilance as eternal dirt.
~By George Orwell ~


Creativity is the greatest expression of liberty.
~By Bryant H. McGill ~


Strong, generous, and confident, she has nobly served mankind. Beware how you trifle with your marvellous inheritance, this great land of ordered liberty, for if we stumble and fall freedom and civilization everywhere will go down in ruin.
~By Henry Cabot Lodge ~


It is not the fact of liberty but the way in which liberty is exercised that ultimately determines whether liberty itself survives.
~By Dorothy Thompson ~


It is seldom that liberty of any kind is lost all at once.
~By David Hume ~


The right of conscience and private judgment is unalienable, and it is truly the interest of all mankind to unite themselves into one body for the liberty, free exercise, and unmolested enjoyment of this right.
~By Ezra Stiles ~


As liberty and intelligence have increased the people have more and more revolted against the theological dogmas that contradict common sense and wound the tenderest sensibilities of the soul.
~By Catharine Beecher ~


Our armed forces will fight for peace in Iraq, a peace built on more secure foundations than are found today in the Middle East. Even more important, they will fight for two human conditions of even greater value than peace: liberty and justice.
~By John McCain ~


I therefore beg that you would indulge me with the liberty of declining the arduous trust.
~By Christopher Gadsden ~


Christianity is the enemy of liberty and civilization.
~By August Bebel ~


The world must be made safe for democracy. Its peace must be planted upon the tested foundations of political liberty.
~By Woodrow Wilson ~


Inequality is as dear to the American heart as liberty itself.
~By William Dean Howells ~


What, Sir, is the use of a militia? It is to prevent the establishment of a standing army, the bane of liberty. Whenever governments mean to invade the rights and liberties of the people, they always attempt to destroy the militia, in order to raise an army upon their ruins.
~By Elbridge Gerry ~


Our enemy is motivated by hatred and will not stop planning more plots against until they are ultimately defeated. Today was an important and necessary victory in the war, but there is a long road ahead. We must remain committed if we are to succeed and protect our liberty.
~By Timothy Murphy ~


Life without Liberty is far worse than death.
~By Hamid Karzai ~


Libertarians recognize the inevitable pluralism of the modern world and for that reason assert that individual liberty is at least part of the common good.
~By Tom G. Palmer ~


Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies with chaos.
~By Will Durant ~


The happy Union of these States is a wonder; their Constitution a miracle; their example the hope of Liberty throughout the world.
~By James Madison ~


My education was the liberty I had to read indiscriminately and all the time, with my eyes hanging out.
~By Dylan Thomas ~


For scholarship - if it is to be scholarship - requires, in addition to liberty, that the truth take precedence over all sectarian interests, including self-interest.
~By John Charles Polanyi ~


The real democratic American idea is, not that every man shall be on a level with every other man, but that every man shall have liberty to be what God made him, without hindrance.
~By Henry Ward Beecher ~


The boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave.
~By Thomas Jefferson ~


The obligations of our representatives in Washington are to protect our liberty, not coddle the world, precipitating no-win wars, while bringing bankruptcy and economic turmoil to our people.
~By Ron Paul ~


It will be found an unjust and unwise jealousy to deprive a man of his natural liberty upon the supposition he may abuse it.
~By George Washington ~


To deprive a man of his natural liberty and to deny to him the ordinary amenities of life is worse then starving the body; it is starvation of the soul, the dweller in the body.
~By Mohandas Gandhi ~

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April 22 ,2021
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