Freedom Quotes and Sayings
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.
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.
Freedom begins from the mind and imprisonment also begins from the mind. That is to say, your thoughts can imprison your whole life or free you.
Losing all hope is freedom.
Freedom deserves a fight and every fight deserves freedom!
Freedom of the Press, Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Religion, Freedom of Assembly…etc…each one starts with the word FREEDOM!!! A person has the right to challenge it, but a person can’t stop it.
Individuality is the definition of freedom.
I know but one freedom and that is the freedom of the mind.
- Antoine De Saint-Exupery
We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.
- William Faulkner
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.
- Thomas Paine
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.
- Mahatma Gandhi
The secret of happiness is freedom, the secret of freedom is courage.
- Carrie Jones
Freedom lies in being yourself.
Freedom is the right to one’s dignity as a man.
- Archibald MacLeish
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
As far as your self control goes, as far goes your freedom.
- Marie Ebner
To enjoy freedom we have to control ourselves.
- Virginia Woolf
Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life.
- Bob Marley
The Foundation of Freedom is Unity.
- Oliver Kemper