Freedom Quotes and Sayings
As for politics, I’m an anarchist. I hate governments and rules and fetters. Can’t stand caged animals. People must be free.
- Charlie Chaplin
Far greater than all the material possessions that I possess is my freedom to choose, my freedom to live, and my freedom to be happy.
One of the greatest mental freedoms is truly not caring what anyone else thinks of you.
Doing what you like is freedom. Liking what you do is happiness.
The most insidious threat to freedom are good men, well meaning, but lacking wisdom.
What is the point of reason if we fail to see? What is the point of freedom if we fail to be free?
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.
Updating an old institution
The dollar, the collar,
The employer, the enslaver,
The incentive, the whip,
The citizen the slave.
If you familiarize yourself with the chains of bondage you’ll always wear them!
One without freedom is a captive.
The best gift freedom can ever offer a person is choice.
True liberty and freedom lies in authenticity to self and loving it!
Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.
- George Bernard Shaw
You can have peace. Or you can have freedom. Don’t ever count on having both at once.
- Robert A. Heinlein
In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt
Give me freedom or give me the rope. For I shall not take the shackles that subjugate the poor to uphold the rich.
- John Goldenwolf (American pirate)
Freedom is nothing but a chance to be better.
- Albert Camus
The most important kind of freedom is to be what you really are. You trade in your reality for a role. You trade in your sense for an act. You give up your ability to feel, and in exchange, put on a mask. There can’t be any large- scale revolution until there’s a personal revolution, on an individual level. It’s got to happen inside first.
- Jim Morrison
Do what you think is right. Don’t let people make the decision of right or wrong for you.
- Steve Maraboli
Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery.
None but ourselves can free our minds.
- Bob Marley
None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
- John F. Kennedy
Freedom is not a privilege. It’s a right to choose.
Freedom lies in being bold.
- Robert Frost
No one gives us freedom, it just the thing given by us to ourselves.