Quotes by liberty

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  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    It is the true office of history to represent the events themselves, together with the counsels, and to leave the observations and conclusions thereupon to the liberty and faculty of every man's judgment.
  • Nikolai Lenin
    Nikolai Lenin
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    It is true that liberty is precious, so precious that it must be rationed.
  • Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
    Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
    Russian revolutionary leader 1870-1924
    Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
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    It is true that liberty is precious. So precious that it must be rationed.
  • Bernard Bailyn
    Bernard Bailyn
    American historian, author, and academic 1922-2020
    Bernard Bailyn
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    It was an elevating, transforming vision: a new, fresh, vigorous, and above all morally regenerate people rising from the obscurity to defend the battlements of liberty and then in triumph standing forth, heartening and sustaining the cause of freedom everywhere.
    Source: The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution Ch. V, TRANSFORMATION, p. 160
  • Daniel Webster
    Daniel Webster
    American lawyer and statesman 1782-1852
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    Knowledge is the only fountain both of love and the principles of human liberty.
  • Algernon Sydney
    Algernon Sydney
    English politician 1623-1683
    Algernon Sydney
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    Laws and constitutions ought to be weighed... to constitute that which is most conducing to the establishment of justice and liberty.
  • James Madison
    James Madison
    American statesman, President 1751-1836
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    Learned Institutions ought to be favorite objects with every free people. They throw that light over the public mind which is the best security against crafty and dangerous encroachments on the public liberty.
  • Horace Mann
    Horace Mann
    American educator 1796-1859
    Horace Mann
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    Let the public mind become corrupt, and all efforts to secure property, liberty, or life by the force of laws written on paper will be as vain as putting up a sign in an apple orchard to exclude canker worms.
  • Alexis de Tocqueville
    Alexis de Tocqueville
    French diplomat, political scientist, and historian 1805-1859
    Alexis de Tocqueville
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    Liberty cannot be established without morality, nor morality without faith.
  • John Adams
    John Adams
    President of the USA (2nd) 1735-1826
    John Adams
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    Liberty cannot be preserved without general knowledge among the people.
  • Algernon Sidney
    Algernon Sidney
    English politician 1623-1683
    Algernon Sidney
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    Liberty cannot be preserved, if the manners of the people are corrupted.
  • John Stuart Mill
    John Stuart Mill
    English economist 1806-1873
    John Stuart Mill
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    Liberty consists in doing what one desires.
  • Daniel Webster
    Daniel Webster
    American lawyer and statesman 1782-1852
    Daniel Webster
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    Liberty consists in wholesome restraint.
  • Will Rogers
    Will Rogers
    American actor and humorist 1879-1935
    Will Rogers
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    Liberty doesn't work as well in practice as it does in speeches.
  • Daniel Webster
    Daniel Webster
    American lawyer and statesman 1782-1852
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    Liberty exists in proportion to wholesome restraint.
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