Quotes by pro-liberty

Quotes 76 till 90 of 267.

  • 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
    Barry Goldwater
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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.
  • Barbara Bush
    Barbara Bush
    American First Lady 1925-
    Barbara Bush
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    I'm not being outspoken or pro or con abortion.
  • Boris Sidis
    Boris Sidis
    Ukrainian-American psychologist, psychiatrist, and philosopher 1867-1923
    Boris Sidis
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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
    Aristotle
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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
    Anna Howard Shaw
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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.
  • Carl Schurz
    Carl Schurz
    American statesman, journalist, and reformer 1829-1906
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    If you want to be free, there is but one way; it is to guarantee an equally full measure of liberty to all your neighbors. There is no other.
  • Bill Hicks
    Bill Hicks
    American stand-up comedian, social critic, satirist and musician 1961-1994
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    If you're so pro-life, do me a favour: don't lock arms and block medical clinics. If you're so pro-life, lock arms and block cemeteries.
  • Benjamin N. Cardozo
    Benjamin N. Cardozo
    American lawyer and jurist 1870-1938
    Benjamin N. Cardozo
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    Immunities that are valid as against the federal government by force of the specific pledges of particular amendments have been found to be implicit in the concept of ordered liberty, and thus, through the Fourteenth Amendment, become valid as against the states.
    Source: Palko v. Connecticut
  • Arthur Keith
    Arthur Keith
    Scottish anatomist and anthropologist 1866-1952
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    In a tribal organization, even in time of peace, service to tribe or state predominates over all self seeking; in war, service for the tribe or state becomes supreme, and personal liberty is suspended.
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