• What light is to the eyes - what air is to the lungs - what love is to the heart, liberty is to the soul of man.
    What light is to the eyes - what air is to the lungs - what love is to the heart, liberty is to the soul of man.
    ~ Robert Green Ingersoll
  • Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
    Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.
    ~ Sigmund Freud
  • Freedom is people realizing they are their own leader.
    Freedom is people realizing they are their own leader.
    ~ Diane Nash
  • Let freedom reign. The sun never set on so glorious a human achievement.
    Let freedom reign. The sun never set on so glorious a human achievement.
    ~ Nelson Mandela
  • The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.
    The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.
    ~ Thomas Jefferson
  • Fundamentalism entails the rejection of a great human gift: free will and the liberty to make up our own minds.
    Fundamentalism entails the rejection of a great human gift: free will and the liberty to make up our own minds.
    ~ Jon Meacham, US Journalist
  • With freedom, books, flowers, and the moon, who could not be happy.
    ~ Oscar Wilde
  • Nobody can give you freedom, nobody can give you equality or justice if you are a man you take it.
    ~ Malcolm X
  • Because Freedom is the most important thing in life, let me Be.
    ~ John Steinbeck
  • Those who desire to give up freedom in order to gain security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.
    ~ Benjamin Franklin