Quotes by liberty

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  • Patrick Henry
    Patrick Henry
    American attorney, planter, and orator 1736-1799
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    I know not what course others may take; but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death.
  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
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    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.
  • John Adams
    John Adams
    President of the USA (2nd) 1735-1826
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    I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
  • Viktor E. Frankl
    Viktor E. Frankl
    Austrian psychiatrist 1905-
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    I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
  • Andrew Jackson
    Andrew Jackson
    American president (7th) 1767-1845
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    I weep for the liberty of my country when I see at this early day of its successful experiment that corruption has been imputed to many members of the House of Representatives, and the rights of the people have been bartered for promises of office.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
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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.
  • Woodrow Wilson
    Woodrow Wilson
    American president 1856-1924
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    I would rather belong to a poor nation that was free than to a rich nation that had ceased to be in love with liberty.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
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    I would rather not be a king than to forfeit my liberty.
    Source: Phaedrus
  • Barry Goldwater
    Barry Goldwater
    American politician, businessman, and author 1909-1998
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    I would remind you that extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice. And let me remind you also that moderation in pursuit of justice is no virtue.
  • Boris Sidis
    Boris Sidis
    Ukrainian-American psychologist, psychiatrist, and philosopher 1867-1923
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    If ceaseless vigilance is the price of liberty, more so is it true that ceaseless criticism of ever new opinions and ever new views, however distasteful, bizarre, and paradoxical, is the price of truth.
    Source: The Source and Aim of Human Progress (1919)
  • If I have freedom in my love, And in my soul am free, Angels alone that soar above, Enjoy such liberty.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in government to the utmost.
  • Philip Wylie
    Philip Wylie
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    If liberty has any meaning it means freedom to improve.
  • Anna Howard Shaw
    Anna Howard Shaw
    American activist and leader of the women's suffrage movement 1847-1919
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    If the women of the United States, with their free schools and all their enlarged liberties, are not superior to women brought up under monarchical forms of government, then there is no good in liberty.
  • Algernon Sidney
    Algernon Sidney
    English politician 1623-1683
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    If vice and corruption prevail, liberty cannot subsist; but if virtue have the advantage, arbitrary power cannot be established.
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