Famous Freedom Quotes

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For a new breeze is blowing, and a world refreshed by freedom seems reborn...the day of the dictator is over.

George H. W. Bush

For in the end, freedom is a personal and lonely battle; and one faces down fears of today so that those of tomorrow might be engaged.

Alice Walker

For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.

Nelson Mandela

For too long, many nations, including my own, tolerated, even excused, oppression in the Middle East in the name of stability. Oppression became common, but stability never arrived. We must take a different approach. We must help the reformers of the Middle East as they work for freedom, and strive to build a community of peaceful, democratic nations.

George W. Bush, Speech to UN General Assembly, September 21, 2004

Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom.

Hannah Arendt

Forgiving yourself/ourselves gives you/us peace of mind and power/freedom to move forward and never backward. Yes of course, anyone who refuses to forgive himself/herself/others of his/her/their mistakes/offences/short-comings is unknowingly declining/degenerating morally/spiritually rather than increasing/appreciating.

Emeasoba George

Fortunately, somewhere between chance and mystery lies imagination, the only thing that protects our freedom, despite the fact that people keep trying to reduce it or kill it off altogether.

Luis Buñuel

Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.

Bob Marley

Freedom also includes the right to mismanage your own affairs.

Author Unknown

Freedom and indedendence form my character.

Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, Founder of modern Turkey 24.04.1921

Freedom begins as we become conscious of it.

Vernon Howard

Freedom from effort in the present merely means that there has been effort stored up in the past.

Theodore Roosevelt

Freedom from labor itself is not new; it once belonged among the most firmly established privileges of the few. In this instance, it seems as though scientific progress and technical developments had been only taken advantage of to achieve something about which all former ages dreamed but which none had been able to realize.

Hannah Arendt

Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Freedom gives you the air of the high mountains.

Mehmet Murat ildan

Freedom hath a thousand charms to show,
That slaves however contented never know.


Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.

Vladimir Lenin

Freedom is a clear conscience.


Freedom is a package deal - with it comes responsibilities and consequences.

Author Unknown

Freedom is a possession of inestimable value.


Freedom is but the possibility of a various and indefinite activity; while government, or the exercise of dominion, is a single, yet real activity. The longing for freedom, therefore, is at first only too frequently suggested by the deep-felt consciousness of its absence.

Wilhelm von Humboldt

Freedom is from within.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Freedom is just Chaos, with better lighting.

Alan Dean Foster

Freedom is more than just a word and a patriotic concept. It is the purest intent of God."

Steve Maraboli

Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err. It passes my comprehension how human beings, be they ever so experienced and able, can delight in depriving other human beings of that precious right.

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

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