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#1. Devi-Mahatmayam has special meaning for spirituality,
With illumination, wisdom, strength - to freedom finally!
- 150 - - Author: Munindra Misra
Freedom quotes by Munindra Misra
#2. I mistook non-conformity for freedom and in so doing found myself anything but free. For it is in conformity to one's true nature that one is most becoming, in both senses of the word: well-fitted and beautiful. - Author: Karen Swallow Prior
Freedom quotes by Karen Swallow Prior
#3. He was free, free for everything, free to act like an animal or like a machine. - Author: Jean-Paul Sartre
Freedom quotes by Jean-Paul Sartre
#4. I'm a food addict. I've tried everything- Weight Watchers, The South Beach, raw food, Atkins, low-fat diets. Nothing works for me." I looked at him and said, "Have you tried suffering?" He laughed out loud, as if I was joking. I wasn't joking. - Author: Frederick Woolverton
Freedom quotes by Frederick Woolverton
#5. There's a certain freedom to being an - Author: Sophia Amoruso
Freedom quotes by Sophia Amoruso
#6. The only freedom that man ever has is when he becomes a slave to Jesus Christ. - Author: R.C. Sproul
Freedom quotes by R.C. Sproul
#7. Also, with acting and dancing I portray a predetermined character and story for the most part, with music I have the creative freedom to create a song on a whim with whomever I choose and at whatever time I choose to do it. It's more liberating artistically and that's why I've stuck with it. It's a good balance to be able to portray a character and also be myself in avenues that I'm passionate about. - Author: Alyson Stoner
Freedom quotes by Alyson Stoner
#8. I wish not to tell you how I feel,
I choose silence so that you leave,
Kiss me goodbye and set me free... - Author: Sanhita Baruah
Freedom quotes by Sanhita Baruah
#9. Freedom and dignity are not scraps to be doled out by cruel masters. They belong to every man, woman, and child. They are our right. And we won't stop, until they belong to us! - Author: Steven Dos Santos
Freedom quotes by Steven Dos Santos
#10. The best environment for man is the environment of liberty - Author: Vaclav Klaus
Freedom quotes by Vaclav Klaus
#11. So exiled have even basic questions of freedom become from the political vocabulary that they sound musty and ridiculous, and vulnerable to the ultimate badge of shame-'That's so 60's!'-the entire decade having been mocked so effectively that social protest seems outlandish and 'so last century,' just another style excess like love beads and Nehru jackets. No, rebellion won't pose a problem for this social order. - Author: Laura Kipnis
Freedom quotes by Laura Kipnis
#12. Numerous are the academic chairs, but rare are wise and noble teachers. Numerous and large are the lecture halls, but far from numerous the young people who genuinely thirst for truth and justice. Numerous are the wares that nature produces by the dozen, but her choice products are few.
We all know that, so why complain? Was it not always thus and will it not always thus remain? Certainly, and one must take what nature gives as one finds it. But there is also such a thing as a spirit of the times, an attitude of mind characteristic of a particular generation, which is passed on from individual to individual and gives its distinctive mark to a society. Each of us has to his little bit toward transforming this spirit of the times. - Author: Albert Einstein
Freedom quotes by Albert Einstein
#13. Not worrying about the cost of materials and tools extends my artistic freedom. - Author: Jim Rowe
Freedom quotes by Jim Rowe
#14. The first thing you must realise is that power is collective. The individual only has power in so far as he ceases to be an individual. You know the Party slogan: "Freedom is Slavery." Has it ever occurred to you that it is reversible? Slavery is freedom. Alone - free - the human being is always defeated. It must be so, because every human being is doomed to die, which is the greatest of all failures. But if he can make complete, utter submission, if he can escape from his identity, if he can merge himself in the Party so that he is the Party, then he is all-powerful and immortal. - Author: George Orwell
Freedom quotes by George Orwell
#15. There's a story behind every old ballad or work song or nonsense song that I ever knew. Sometimes it's a fascinating story. A story of people struggling for freedom, struggling to get along in this old world. - Author: Pete Seeger
Freedom quotes by Pete Seeger
#16. The basis for true change is freedom from negativity. And that's what acceptance implies: no negativity about what is. And then you see what this moment requires: what is it that is required now so that life can express itself more fully? - Author: Eckhart Tolle
Freedom quotes by Eckhart Tolle
#17. Emotional versatility is the art of making peace with the entire emotional spectrum by honing your capacity to channel various feelings along creative and constructive lines. It is not about controlling or condemning your feelings. It's about conducting your feelings in a self-edifying way. - Author: T.K. Coleman
Freedom quotes by T.K. Coleman
#18. When I was a boy I used to do what my father wanted. Now I have to do what my boy wants. My problem is: When am I going to do what I want? - Author: Sam Levenson
Freedom quotes by Sam Levenson
#19. I hope that when you're my age, you'll be able to say as I have been able to say: We lived in freedom, we lived lives that were a statement, not an apology. - Author: Ronald Reagan
Freedom quotes by Ronald Reagan
#20. When a creature is exposed to violence, it will tend to adapt to that disturbance, so that when the violence ceases or the creature is allowed its freedom, the healthy instinct to flee is hugely diminished, and the creature stays put instead. - Author: Clarissa Pinkola Estes
Freedom quotes by Clarissa Pinkola Estes
#21. Recall Marx's fundamental insight about the "bourgeois" limitation of the logic of equality: capitalist inequalities ("exploitation") are not the "unprincipled violations of the principle of equality," but are absolutely inherent to the logic of equality, they are the paradoxical result of its consistent realization. What we have in mind here is not only the wearisome old motif of how market exchange presupposes formally/legally equal subjects who meet and interact in the market; the crucial moment of Marx's critique of "bourgeois" socialists is that capitalist exploitation does not involve any kind of "unequal" exchange between the worker and the capitalist - this exchange is fully equal and "just," ideally (in principle), the worker gets paid the full value of the commodity he is selling (his labor-power). Of course, radical bourgeois revolutionaries are aware of this limitation; however, the way they try to counteract it is through a direct "terroristic imposition of more and more de facto equality (equal salaries, equal access to health services…), which can only be imposed through new forms of formal inequality (different sorts of preferential treatments for the underprivileged). In short, the axiom of equality" means either not enough (it remains the abstract form of actual inequality) or too much (enforce "terroristic" equality) - it is a formalistic notion in a strict dialectical sense, that is, its limitation is precisely that its form is not concrete enough, but a - Author: Slavoj Zizek
Freedom quotes by Slavoj Zizek
#22. Both groups [of pundits] were critics, and that is the heart of the problem. If you are a pundit, you seem so smart when you are telling the President what he did wrong ... This [is] mostly BS. - Author: Jeffrey A. Miller
Freedom quotes by Jeffrey A. Miller
#23. Network marketing is the only industry that allows common people to earn millions with a minimal investment and zero overhead, coupled with total time freedom and the joy of global travel. There are three magic words that worked for all of us who have made it to the pinnacle and they'll work for you: 'Just don't quit.' - Author: Mark Yarnell
Freedom quotes by Mark Yarnell
#24. Education is at present concerned with outward efficiency, and it utterly disregards, or deliberately perverts, the inward nature of man; it develops only one part of him and leaves the rest to drag along as best it can.

Our inner confusion, antagonism and fear ever overcome the outer structure of society, however nobly conceived and cunningly built. When there is not the right kind of education we destroy one another, and physical security for every individual is denied.

To educate the student rightly is to help him to understand the total process of himself; for it is only when there is integration of the mind and heart in everyday action that there can be intelligence and inward transformation.

While offering information and technical training, education should above all encourage an integrated outlook on life; it should help the student to recognize and break down in himself all social distinctions and prejudices, and discourage the acquisitive pursuit of power and domination. It should encourage the right kind of self-observation and the experiencing of life as a whole, which is not to give significance to the part, to the "me" and the "mine", but to help the mind to go above and beyond itself to discover the real.

Freedom comes into being only through self-knowledge in one's daily occupations, that is, in one's relationship with people, with things, with ideas and with nature. If the educator is helping the student to be integ - Author: Jiddu Krishnamurti
Freedom quotes by Jiddu Krishnamurti
#25. She smells like fucking freedom. A place I want to get lost in. A future I never cared about until she came along. - Author: C.M. Lally
Freedom quotes by C.M. Lally
#26. What we focus on defines us, so if our focus is inward, on ourselves, we wind up defining for ourselves whether we are righteous or guilty. When we begin and end with us - with our self - we miss the heart of the gospel and never truly find the freedom for which we ache. - Author: Lydia Brownback
Freedom quotes by Lydia Brownback
#27. Loneliness is the price we have to pay for being born in this modern world, so full of freedom, independence and our own egotistical selves. - Author: Will Schwalbe
Freedom quotes by Will Schwalbe
#28. I'm interested in anything about revolt, disorder, chaos, especially activity that appears to have no meaning. It seems to me to be the road toward freedom. - Author: Jim Morrison
Freedom quotes by Jim Morrison
#29. A porpoise sounded twenty yards away from us in an explosion of breath, startling us. . . . Then another porpoise broke the water and rolled toward us. A third and a fourth porpoise neared the board and we could feel great secret shapes eyeing us from below. I reached out to touch the back of one, its skin the color of jade, but as I reached the porpoise dove and my hand touched moonlight where the dorsal fin had been cutting through the silken waters. The dolphins had obviously smelled the flood tide of boyhood in the sea and heard the hormones singing in the boy0scented water. None of us spoke as the porpoises circled us. The visitation was something so rare and perfect that we knew by instinct not to speak – and then, as quickly as they had come, the porpoises moved away from us, moved south where there were fish to be hunted.
"Each of us would remember that night floating on the waves all during our lives. It was the year before we went to high school when we were poised on the slippery brink between childhood and adulthood, admiring our own daring as we floated free from the vigilance and approval of adult eyes, ruled only by the indifference of stars and fate. It was the purest moment of freedom and headlong exhilaration that I had ever felt. A wordless covenant was set among us the night of the porpoises. - Author: Pat Conroy
Freedom quotes by Pat Conroy
#30. Some tourists think Amsterdam is a city of sin, but in truth it is a city of freedom. And in freedom, most people find sin. - Author: John Green
Freedom quotes by John Green
#31. Morality is the clipping of a bird's wings. - Author: Marty Rubin
Freedom quotes by Marty Rubin
#32. If you assume that there is no hope, you guarantee that there will be no hope. If you assume that there is an instinct for freedom, that there are opportunities to change things, then there is a possibility that you can contribute to making a better world. - Author: Noam Chomsky
Freedom quotes by Noam Chomsky
#33. Freedom will remain elusive as long as there remains a 'self' to be freed. - Author: Darryl Diptee
Freedom quotes by Darryl Diptee
#34. Poetry is the way that we transcend language through language. And thus our freedom lies in the poetry of all things - Author: Ilyas Kassam
Freedom quotes by Ilyas Kassam
#35. A lonely human we think is lonely.
Freakin thoughts surround it.
A lonely bird we think is lonely.
Damn! Did you see!
The giant nature around it.
Disrespectful of nature if we be,
lonely are only we. - Author: Chetan M. Kumbhar
Freedom quotes by Chetan M. Kumbhar
#36. Adversity is a call to action, and your freedom lies in taking the first step. Don't worry about the entire staircase, just take one step, and then tomorrow take another. - Author: Kris Carr
Freedom quotes by Kris Carr
#37. My life seems to be an increasing revelation of the intimate face of universal struggle. You begin with your family and the kids on the block, and next you open your eyes to what you call your people and that leads you into land reform into Black English into Angola leads you back into your own bed where you lie by yourself, wondering if you deserve to be peaceful, or trusted or desired or left to the freedom of your own unfaltering heart. And the scale shrinks to the size of a skull: your own interior cage. - Author: June Jordan
Freedom quotes by June Jordan
#38. Why we ask questions: Questions are the basis of human freedom. Our mind, as a part of our self experience, is curious and always challenging that part of us that can think about the essence of things. We interpret our lives all the time - with unconscious deep conceptualization - and these conceptualization raise questions.
Why did I feel the way I felt yesterday when I spoke with X? What is the meaning of my answer? Why I chose to spend time in X's company and not Y's? And how it changed my attitude toward Y?
(Interesting paragraph I translated from the Hebrew edition) - Author: Christopher Bollas
Freedom quotes by Christopher Bollas
#39. So you have chosen aloneness. You have chosen the security and the relative freedom of solitude, because there is no risk involved. You can stay up every night and watch your TV shows and eat ice cream out of the box and scroll through your Tumblr and never let your brain sit still, not even for a moment. You can fill your days up with books and coffees and trips to the store where you forget what you wanted the second you walk in the automatic sliding door. You can do so many little, pointless things throughout the day that all you can think of is how badly you want to sleep, how heavy your whole body is, how much your feet hurt. You can wear yourself out again and again on the pavement, and you do, and it feels good. No one will ever bridge that gap and point to your stomach or your hair or your eyes in the mirror and magically make you see the wonderful things about getting to be next to you. And maybe that's it, after all, this fear that no one will ever truly feel about you the way you want to be felt about. Maybe what you want is someone to make you love yourself, to put sense into all that positive rhetoric, to make it so the aloneness of TV and blasting music in your ears at all times isn't the most happy place you can think of. Maybe you want someone who makes you so sure of how wonderful things are that you cannot help but to tell them your feelings first, even at the risk of being humiliated. Because you will know that, when you're telling them you love them, what - Author: Chelsea Fagan
Freedom quotes by Chelsea Fagan
#40. This is not for me a memory. It is a portrait of now. Of a state of being of the world.' He slowly bowed his head. 'And of freedom, for change. It portends coming change. Crushing of enemies, perhaps; a coming winter, most like. But as you will never brew exactly this brew again, so the world will never again know this time or, alas, this peace. - Author: Michael A. Stackpole
Freedom quotes by Michael A. Stackpole
#41. I've finally gotten to a point in my life where I'm not afraid to speak. Where my shadow no longer haunts me. And I don't want to lose that freedom
not again. I can't go backward. I'd rather be shot dead screaming for justice than die alone in a prison of my own making. - Author: Tahereh Mafi
Freedom quotes by Tahereh Mafi
#42. We create our lives with words. - Author: Harriet Showman
Freedom quotes by Harriet Showman
#43. With my government, we engaged in bringing our help to fights for national freedom. At that precise moment, several countries were still colonised or had barely overcome colonisation. This was the case in practically all of Africa. We supported them. - Author: Ahmed Ben Bella
Freedom quotes by Ahmed Ben Bella
#44. It is said that the price of freedom is vigilance, and an important form of vigilance is attention to political rhetoric, which often reveals how things are going. - Author: Kenneth Minogue
Freedom quotes by Kenneth Minogue
#45. Woman's Anthem
Women are fierce. They are powerful. No matter what language they speak, how they dress, or the work they choose to do. What matters is they have a choice, and the freedom to carve out a life for themselves.
As long as we know women who are strong and resilient, we must respect them, carry them forward, lift them up.
For they are the product of all our other selves, the women we were, the ones we strive to be, the collective struggle of our mothers, our sisters, our daughters.
Our salvation will only come if we stand together - Author: Lang Leav
Freedom quotes by Lang Leav
#46. While many believers walk around with a guilty conscience and feel disqualified to receive God's promises, we are able to enter a level of freedom that assures us we are qualified at any moment to boldly enter His presence, to shine with His glory, and to do great exploits for His kingdom. - Author: Katherine Ruonala
Freedom quotes by Katherine Ruonala
#47. My links with [Mahatma] Gandhi now are very political links because I do not believe there is any other politics available to us in the late twentieth century, a period of a totalitarianism linked with the market. There is really no other way you can do politics and create freedom for people without the kinds of instruments he revived. Civil disobedience is a way to create permanent democracy, perennial democracy, a direct democracy. - Author: Vandana Shiva
Freedom quotes by Vandana Shiva
#48. Christian freedom is not "I always do what I want." Nor is it "I always do whatever the other person wants." It is "I do what brings glory to God. I do what brings others under the influence of the gospel. I do what leads to peace in the church (p. 115). - Author: Andrew David Naselli
Freedom quotes by Andrew David Naselli
#49. You don't need validation or approval from anyone but yourself. Even if the entire world goes against, disagrees with or attempts to crush you, stand up for what you believe in, and stand up alone if you have to! It's better to die while living your own truth than to live in the truth of another. Lord Krishna in the holy Bhagavad Gita pointed this out when he said;

"It is better to live your own destiny imperfectly than to live an imitation of somebody else's life with perfection."

Integrity is the key to freedom. It's only your own truth that can 'set you free.' It's perfectly fine if your truth doesn't match that of others because the experience of physical reality is a completely subjective one. It doesn't make either of you wrong, as long as you're both being true to yourselves, that's all that matters. - Author: Craig Krishna
Freedom quotes by Craig Krishna
#50. I love motion capture. I think it's the best thing, ever. It's wonderful. It gives you an incredible freedom to just play things out. - Author: Grant Bowler
Freedom quotes by Grant Bowler
#51. Freedom has its risks. - Author: Marianne Williamson
Freedom quotes by Marianne Williamson
#52. It was the hard work of our people, the freedom they enjoyed and their faith in God that built this country and made it the envy of the world. In all of our great cities and towns evidence of the faith of our people is found: houses of worship of every denomination are among the oldest structures. While never willing to bow to a tyrant, our forefathers were always willing to get to their knees before God. When catastrophe threatened, they turned to God for deliverance. When the harvest was bountiful the first thought was thanksgiving to God. - Author: Ronald Reagan
Freedom quotes by Ronald Reagan
#53. I wonder how many such men in America would know that Communism, the New Deal, Fascism, Nazism, are merely so-many trade-names for collectivist Statism, like the trade-names for tooth-pastes which are all exactly alike except for the flavouring. - Author: Albert Jay Nock
Freedom quotes by Albert Jay Nock
#54. Our attitude in the face of life's challenges determines our suffering or our freedom. - Author: Tara Brach
Freedom quotes by Tara Brach
#55. One reason to keep going is that the country was given to us as a sacred charge. It is, as Stephen Vincent Benet says in 'the Devil and Daniel Webster,' not the only place that created free man- but... Read More its a place that demands that we decide what to do with out freedom. You can only punish yourself, That's the existential view. I don't think there's any reward beyond participating, beyond being here. And the antithesis of reward is punishment, and the only punishment that can come is self-inflicted. I remain optimistic. Whether or not the optimism is justified, I don't know. I want to stay around for the third act. - Author: Mort Sahl
Freedom quotes by Mort Sahl
#56. When the tendencies (vruti) that were wandering around since time immemorial come within & enter into the Self's (Soul's) abode; it is known as freedom from all wanderings (nivruti). - Author: Dada Bhagwan
Freedom quotes by Dada Bhagwan
#57. How could any boy know that freedom is lost the moment you become a man. Things start to count. To press in. Constricting slowly, inevitably, creating a cage of inconveniences and duties and deadlines and failed plans and lost friends. I'm tired of people doubting. Of people choosing to believe they know what is possible because of what has happened before. - Author: Pierce Brown
Freedom quotes by Pierce Brown
#58. Beyond the clumsy, brute force tools of will, determination and hard work - and free from the heavy attachment of want, and the illusions of burden and blocks, is the true technology of creation through beingness. - Author: Bryant McGill
Freedom quotes by Bryant McGill
#59. And, Freedom, was I free? - Author: Richard Adams
Freedom quotes by Richard Adams
#60. Many people think that love represents chains, bondage, the opposite of freedom. But people who believe such things are simple-minded creatures who have been lied to, and who easily accept the general trend of the lie. It is in fact love that is the only thing powerful enough to set one free from even the most deeply-embedded and thoroughly-wound chains of the soul, the mind, and the body. The fact is that we are born into chains and born into bondages; these things are put upon us by fear, pain and doubt. When you are thoroughly loved by someone in mind and in heart, this has the power to set you so free, more free than you have ever been before. And that is because freedom is not the equivalent of detachment. Freedom is the equivalent of that which sets you free. And when someone loves you the way that only they can, that is what sets you free. - Author: C. JoyBell C.
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#61. Almost all modern governments are highly conscious of what journalism calls 'world opinion.' For sound reasons, mostly of an economic nature, they cannot afford to be condemned in the United Nations, they do not like to be visited by Human Rights Commissions or Freedom of the Press Committees; their need of foreign investment, foreign loans, foreign markets, satisfactory trade relationships, and so on, requires that they be members in more or less good standing of a larger community of interests. Often, too, they are members of military alliances. Consequently, they must maintain some appearance of stability, in order to assure the other members of the community or of the alliance that contracts will continue to be honored, that treaties will be upheld, that loans will be repaid with interest, that investments will continue to produce profits and be safe. "Protracted internal war threatens all of this ... no ally wishes to treat with a government that is on the point of eviction. - Author: Sebastian Marshall
Freedom quotes by Sebastian Marshall
#62. When all the dark clouds roll away And the sun begins to shine I see my freedom from across the way And it comes right in on time Well it shines so bright and it gives so much light And it comes from the sky above Makes me feel so free makes me feel like me And lights my life with love. - Author: Van Morrison
Freedom quotes by Van Morrison
#63. This, for Homer, is the tragedy of being human: to desire freedom, and be tortured by a sense of autonomy, and yet be imprisoned by forces beyond our control. - Author: Kenan Malik
Freedom quotes by Kenan Malik
#64. To understand how natural it is to feel everything wholeheartedly, think back to a time in your life when you were an emotional "mess" and you allowed yourself to cry. Then, after you cried your last tear, you felt a wonderful sense of relief, release and freedom. You allowed yourself to be real and authentic; that felt so good. - Author: Carol Reynolds
Freedom quotes by Carol Reynolds
#65. I would say that not many German people are still alive, who experienced what happened during the third reich. We don't have to go to the Stasi, we can go to the Gestapo, and see what happens, when your human rights, your ability to a freedom of expression and a freedom of thought is infringed upon. This is terribly, terribly dangerous territory. - Author: Ray McGovern
Freedom quotes by Ray McGovern
#66. you have to be willing to give your customer-service staff the freedom to work without a script or specific instructions. If you don't dare do this, you have to ask yourself why they were hired in the first place if you don't trust their judgement. And if you don't show them that level of confidence, you shouldn't expect much commitment from them in return. - Author: Lars Kolind
Freedom quotes by Lars Kolind
#67. Freedom isn't worth a single solitary shit if it isn't shared. - Author: Alix E. Harrow
Freedom quotes by Alix E. Harrow
#68. A studio allows me more freedom. You can create your own sort of reality which is actually more exciting than shooting on location. You can conjure up a complete atmosphere of escapism for the public. - Author: Ken Adam
Freedom quotes by Ken Adam
#69. Behind every individual closes organization; before him opens liberty,
the Better, the Best. The first and worse races are dead.The second and imperfect races are dying out, or remain for the maturing of the higher. In the latest race, in man, every generosity, every new perception, the love and praise he extorts from his fellows, are certificates of advance out of fate into freedom. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
Freedom quotes by Ralph Waldo Emerson
#70. [P]erfect freedom consists in obeying the dictates of right reason, and submitting to natural law. When a man goes beyond or contrary to the law of nature and reason, he ... introduces confusion and disorder into society ... [thus] where licentiousness begins, liberty ends. - Author: Samuel West
Freedom quotes by Samuel West
#71. No nation deserves freedom or can long retain it which does not win it for itself. Revolutions must be made by the people and for the people. - Author: Giuseppe Mazzini
Freedom quotes by Giuseppe Mazzini
#72. I understand you, and I shall not attempt to make you change your mind. I am too old to want to improve the world. I have told you what I think, and that is all. I shall remain your friend even if you act contrary to my convictions, and I shall help you even if I disagree with you. - Author: Milan Kundera
Freedom quotes by Milan Kundera
#73. There will be no greater burden on our generation than to organize the forces of liberty in our time in order to make our quest ofa new freedom for America. - Author: Woodrow Wilson
Freedom quotes by Woodrow Wilson
#74. My people had used music to soothe slavery's torment or to propitiate God, or to describe the sweetness of love and the distress of lovelessness, but I knew no race could sing and dance its way to freedom. - Author: Maya Angelou
Freedom quotes by Maya Angelou
#75. The case for trade is not just monetary, but moral. Economic freedom creates habits of liberty. And habits of liberty create expectations of democracy. - Author: George W. Bush
Freedom quotes by George W. Bush
#76. Women should be respected as well! Generally speaking, men are held in great esteem in all parts of the world, so why shouldn't women have their share? Soldiers and war heroes are honored and commemorated, explorers are granted immortal fame, martyrs are revered, but how many people look upon women too as soldiers? ... Women, who struggle and suffer pain to ensure the continuation of the human race, make much tougher and more courageous soldiers than all those big-mouthed freedom-fighting heroes put together! - Author: Anne Frank
Freedom quotes by Anne Frank
#77. Without a strong educational system democracy is crippled. Knowledge is not only key to power. It is the citadel of human freedom. - Author: Harry S. Truman
Freedom quotes by Harry S. Truman
#78. What is it that every man seeks? To be secure, to be happy, to do what he pleases without restraint and without compulsion. - Author: Epictetus
Freedom quotes by Epictetus
#79. You cannot think of any greater gift that could come to a man or woman than the freedom of choice. - Author: David O. McKay
Freedom quotes by David O. McKay
#80. The best way to avoid abuses is for the populace in general to be scientifically literate, to understand the implications of such investigations. In exchange for freedom of inquiry, scientists are obliged to explain their work. If science is considered a closed priesthood, too difficult and arcane for the average person to understand, the dangers of abuse are greater. But if science is a topic of general interest and concern - if both its delights and its social consequences are discussed regularly and competently in the schools, the press, and at the dinner table - we have greatly improved our prospects for learning how the world really is and for improving both it and us. - Author: Carl Sagan
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#81. I like the freedom of podcasting. With podcasting you can really mess around with the form and the format. You can do as much time as you like without having to pause for commercials. - Author: Adam Carolla
Freedom quotes by Adam Carolla
#82. It is ordained in the eternal constitution of things, that men of intemperate minds cannot be free. Their passions forge their fetters. - Author: Edmund Burke
Freedom quotes by Edmund Burke
#83. Space is infinite. To the mind that means freedom, liberation.' So wrote Arisko, our greatest turkle philosopher, in his most famous work, 'Thoughts In A Bathtub'," said Dottia, dreamily, in an inspired state. - Author: Philip Dodd
Freedom quotes by Philip Dodd
#84. The truth is that we are not yet free; we have merely achieved the freedom to be free, the right not to be oppressed. We have not taken the final step of our journey, but the first step on a longer and even more difficult road. 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. The true test of our devotion to freedom is just beginning. - Author: Nelson Mandela
Freedom quotes by Nelson Mandela
#85. Weekends are an employee's parole. - Author: Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Freedom quotes by Mokokoma Mokhonoana
#86. Bushism is Reaganism minus the passion for freedom. - Author: George F. Will
Freedom quotes by George F. Will
#87. Ideology today is unfreedom which you sincerely personally experience as freedom. - Author: Slavoj Zizek
Freedom quotes by Slavoj Zizek
#88. If you're so committed to liberty that you see the Soviet Union as a threat, you're a Republican. If you're kind of indifferent to freedom and the level of the lack of freedom in the Soviet Union is just a question of extent and not really threatening to anybody, then you're a Democrat. - Author: Grover Norquist
Freedom quotes by Grover Norquist
#89. [D]iscipline consists in this, that the men who undergo the instruction and have followed it for a certain time are completely deprived of everything which is precious to a man-of the chief human property, rational freedom-and become submissive, machine-like implements of murder in the hands of their organized hierarchic authorities. - Author: Leo Tolstoy
Freedom quotes by Leo Tolstoy
#90. Becoming is the action that births our womanhood, rather than passive act of being born (an act none of us has a choice in). This short, powerful statement assured me that I have the freedom, in spite of and because of my birth, body, race, gender expectations, and economic resources, to define myself for myself and for others. - Author: Janet Mock
Freedom quotes by Janet Mock
#91. I accept that I am affected by the things that affect me. I am independent and I am free. - Author: James Constable B.1976
Freedom quotes by James Constable B.1976
#92. You experience two kinds of guilt. One is the reality of your culpability before God. You have transgressed his law - you are guilty. The other is the sense of your corruption. You feel guilty. The first kind of guilt is true of you because everyone is a sinner. But not everyone knows the second kind. Until a person knows his guilt, he cannot know pardon. Until you feel the bondage of your guilt, you cannot find the freedom of forgiveness. In this sense, guilt is not your enemy. - Author: Joe Thorn
Freedom quotes by Joe Thorn
#93. Organizing among agency workers is structurally impossible, and the enforced atomization of the agency worker is rephrased as 'individual choice', 'your freedom'. - Author: Nina Power
Freedom quotes by Nina Power
#94. Wherever on this planet ideals of personal freedom and dignity apply, there you will find the cultural inheritance of England. - Author: Karel Capek
Freedom quotes by Karel Capek
#95. We want character but without unyielding conviction; we want strong morality but without the emotional burden of guilt or shame; we want virtue but without particular moral justifications that invariably offend; we want good without having to name evil; we want decency without the authority to insist upon it; we want more community without any limitations to personal freedom. In short, we want what we cannot possibly have on the terms that we want it. - Author: James Davison Hunter
Freedom quotes by James Davison Hunter
#96. Being big and famous doesn't get you more freedom, it gets you less. - Author: Robert Wyatt
Freedom quotes by Robert Wyatt
#97. The message of the United States is not nuclear power. The message of the United States is a spiritual message. It is the message of human ideals; it is the message of human dignity; it is the message of the freedom of ideas, speech, press, the right to assemble, to worship, and the message of freedom of movement of people. - Author: Hubert H. Humphrey
Freedom quotes by Hubert H. Humphrey
#98. Jesus Christ was a patriot! His country was the world. His laws were the eternal principles of liberty, and his followers, in every age, have been the chosen champions of freedom! - Author: Orson F. Whitney
Freedom quotes by Orson F. Whitney
#99. True freedom from fear consists of totally resigning one's life into the hands of the Lord. - Author: David Wilkerson
Freedom quotes by David Wilkerson
#100. This freedom of which men speak, for which they fight, seems to some people a perilous thing. It has to be earned at a bitter cost and then - it has to be lived with. For freedom makes a huge requirement of every human being. With freedom comes responsibility. - Author: Eleanor Roosevelt
Freedom quotes by Eleanor Roosevelt
#101. There is in government a living impulse to extend itself indefinitely; and there is in freedom a necessity to resist that impulse. - Author: Garet Garrett
Freedom quotes by Garet Garrett
#102. Freedom is saying I want to do this Not that - Author: Jerry Weintraub
Freedom quotes by Jerry Weintraub
#103. O ye that love mankind! Ye that dare oppose, not only the tyranny, but
the tyrant, stand forth! Every spot of the old world is overrun with oppression.
Freedom hath been hunted round the globe. Asia, and Africa,
have long expelled her.?Europe regards her like a stranger, and England
hath given her warning to depart. O! receive the fugitive, and prepare in
time an asylum for mankind. - Author: Thomas Paine
Freedom quotes by Thomas Paine
#104. There was a certain freedom in being on the outside. He watched instead of being watched. - Author: Amy Zhang
Freedom quotes by Amy Zhang
#105. They were uncertain, resentful, and somewhat ill at ease. This they hid by pretending an elaborate relief at being out of the army, and by assuring each other that military discipline should never again rule their stubborn, liberty-loving wills. Yet, as a matter of fact, they would have felt more at home in a prison than in this newfound and unquestionable freedom. - Author: F Scott Fitzgerald
Freedom quotes by F Scott Fitzgerald
#106. Place your truth on my hips. Don't tell me who you are. Show me with your sincerity, let me see the helplessness in your eyes, wrap your irreverence around me. I've been afraid. My freedom has been mistaken for frivolousness, my sexuality for carelessness. Double standards imposed with hypocritical fingers and incurious hearts. I've relinquished myself to the wrong ideologies. I'm tired of having to cover my vulnerability to protect others from feeling theirs.

Expose me, penetrate me with broad philosophies, let us collide recklessly with freedom. Steal my wild heart, but do not ask me to live under an umbrella when I like being soaked by the rain. - Author: Jacqueline Simon Gunn
Freedom quotes by Jacqueline Simon Gunn
#107. A society that does not recognise that each individual has values of his own which he is entitled to follow can have no respect for the dignity of the individual and cannot really know freedom. - Author: Friedrich August Von Hayek
Freedom quotes by Friedrich August Von Hayek
#108. [He] seems to want it both ways: the freedom to hold and express beliefs, and immunity from criticism for those beliefs. This is the kind of attitude that leads inexorably to totalitarianism. It is to be decried, particularly in a university environment where the search for truth necessitates that no belief be treated as sacred or above scrutiny. - Author: Jeffrey Shallit
Freedom quotes by Jeffrey Shallit
#109. Living under the tremendous illusion that personal freedoms and freedom of speech are devoid of moral assumptions and responsibilities, we have bankrupted ourselves, so that honor, truth, and morality have been sacrificed at the altar of autonomy and self-worship. - Author: Ravi Zacharias
Freedom quotes by Ravi Zacharias
#110. Me: Now I understand why a guy can give up his freedom and shackle himself to one girl and spend the rest of his life working at a job he hates just to support the girl's offspring and then he dies, the end.

Susie: Yeah, and now I understand why a girl can give up her freedom and shackle herself to one guy and ruin her body giving birth to the guy's offspring and put her career on hold and not realize her dreams of travel so she can cook and clean and raise the offspring of the guy and then she dies, the end. - Author: Martine Leavitt
Freedom quotes by Martine Leavitt
#111. To celebrate my first hour of freedom. It's been going on nearly six months, and all at once I've thrown it off. I could never have guessed, even yesterday how easy it would be to put an end to it if I wanted. - Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Freedom quotes by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
#112. Freedom is based on truth, and no man is completely free as long as any part of his belief is based on error. - Author: Nathan Eldon Tanner
Freedom quotes by Nathan Eldon Tanner
#113. All over the world, wherever there are capitalists, freedom of the press means freedom to buy up newspapers, to buy writers, to bribe, buy and fake "public opinion" for the benefit of the bourgeoisie. - Author: Vladimir Lenin
Freedom quotes by Vladimir Lenin
#114. Freedom is popular. Bring it on. - Author: Rand Paul
Freedom quotes by Rand Paul
#115. You are in prison. If you wish to get out of prison, the first thing you must do is realize that you are in prison. If you think you are free, you can't escape. - Author: G.I. Gurdjieff
Freedom quotes by G.I. Gurdjieff
#116. Irrational crime and rational crime, in fact, both equally betray the value brought to light by the
movement of rebellion. Let us first consider the former. He who denies everything and assumes the
authority to kill - Sade, the homicidal dandy, the pitiless Unique, Karamazov, the zealous supporters of
the unleashed bandit - lay claim to nothing short of total freedom and the unlimited display of human
pride. Nihilism confounds creator and created in the same blind fury. Suppressing every principle of hope,
it rejects the idea of any limit, and in blind indignation, which no longer is even aware of its reasons, ends
with the
conclusion that it is a matter of indifference to kill when the victim is already condemned to death. - Author: Albert Camus
Freedom quotes by Albert Camus
#117. Every act of genuine creativity means achieving a higher level of self-awareness and personal freedom. - Author: Rollo May
Freedom quotes by Rollo May
#118. It is a paradoxical statement, but it takes incredible personal discipline to play with great freedom. - Author: Dick Bennett
Freedom quotes by Dick Bennett
#119. VILLAIN.
By Omrane Khuder.

Staggering, tripping, stumbling down the tightrope,
hastening to be set free.
Yearning to be protected by the Superhero,
before the Villain's revulsion ingests me.

Misplacing my footing on the tightrope,
hands sweltering as the rope is pulled away.
Glancing down at the fire below me,
the chuckling Villain has won today.

Little did I know, it was He setting me free.
Little did I know, the tightrope was me. - Author: Omrane Khuder
Freedom quotes by Omrane Khuder
#120. Then sudden Felagund there swaying
Sang in answer a song of staying,
Resisting, battling against power,
Of secrets kept, strength like a tower,
And trust unbroken, freedom, escape;
Of changing and of shifting shape,
Of snares eluded, broken traps,
The prison opening, the chain that snaps. - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
Freedom quotes by J.R.R. Tolkien
#121. The provisions for the poor which structure both land ownership and the sacred calendar in ancient Israel, the rights of gleaners and of those widows, orphans, and strangers who pass through the fields, and the cycles of freedom from debt and restoration of alienated persons and property, all work against the emergence of the poor as a class, as people marked by deprivation and hopelessness. - Author: Marilynne Robinson
Freedom quotes by Marilynne Robinson
#122. We abandon our backboards along with our decorum, racing for the stairs and the promise of freedom, however temporary it may be.

"Walk!" Mrs. Nightwing shouts. When we cannot seem to heed her advice, she bellows after us that we are savages not fit for marriage. She adds that we shall be the shame of the school and something else besides, but we are down the first flight of stairs, and her words cannot touch us. - Author: Libba Bray
Freedom quotes by Libba Bray
#123. The most fundamental message of Gautama the Buddha is not God, is not soul ... it is freedom: freedom absolute, total, unconditional. He does not want to give you an ideology, because every ideology creates its own slavery. - Author: Rajneesh
Freedom quotes by Rajneesh
#124. Yeah I missed you since the place got wrecked
By the winds of change and the weeds of sex
looks like freedom but it feels like death
it's something in between, I guess
it's closing time. - Author: Leonard Cohen
Freedom quotes by Leonard Cohen
#125. Here's to freedom, cheers to art. Here's to having an excellent adventure and may the stopping never start. - Author: Jason Mraz
Freedom quotes by Jason Mraz
#126. Whatever the rationale, the suppression of unorthodox cancer therapies and the sustained persecution of their proponents by government and colleagues runs counter to freedom of thought, much less freedom of choice. - Author: Marilyn Ferguson
Freedom quotes by Marilyn Ferguson
#127. The principle of democracy is freedom, the principle of war is discipline; each requires the absence of the other. - Author: Will Durant
Freedom quotes by Will Durant
#128. We all do as we must, as the Pattern decrees. For some there is less freedom than for others. It does not matter whether we choose or are chosen. What must be, must be. - Author: Robert Jordan
Freedom quotes by Robert Jordan
#129. The sick in soul insist that it is humanity that is sick, and they are the surgeons to operate on it. They want to turn the world into a sickroom. And once they get humanity strapped to the operating table, they operate on it with an ax. - Author: Eric Hoffer
Freedom quotes by Eric Hoffer
#130. My mother and I were part of a deal in the mid-'60s between Romania and Israel. Israel bought freedom for Romanian Jews for $2,000 a head. Ceausescu made a bundle in hard currency. He also 'sold' ethnic Germans to West Germany. Instead of going to Israel, my mother and I came to the United States. - Author: Andrei Codrescu
Freedom quotes by Andrei Codrescu
#131. Freedom is a muscle ... you have to exercise it. - Author: Roy Scheider
Freedom quotes by Roy Scheider
#132. But now, I, August Comte, have discovered the truth. Therefore, there is no longer any need for freedom of thought or freedom of the press. I want to rule and to organize the whole country. - Author: Auguste Comte
Freedom quotes by Auguste Comte
#133. The genius must have his freedom and his independence. - Author: Ayn Rand
Freedom quotes by Ayn Rand
#134. The problem with today's world is that everyone believes they have the right to express their opinion AND have others listen to it.
The correct statement of individual rights is that everyone has the right to an opinion, but crucially, that opinion can be roundly ignored and even made fun of, particularly if it is demonstrably nonsense! - Author: Brian Cox
Freedom quotes by Brian Cox
#135. Idealism is the death of the body and the imagination. All but freedom, utter freedom, is death - Author: Anais Nin
Freedom quotes by Anais Nin
#136. Any outcome, any deal that doesn't preserve the freedom and openness of the internet for consumers and entrepreneurs will be unacceptable. - Author: Julius Genachowski
Freedom quotes by Julius Genachowski
#137. The American press is extraordinarily free and vigorous, as it should be. It should be, not because it is free of inaccuracy, oversimplification and bias, but because the alternative to that freedom is worse than those failings. - Author: Robert Bork
Freedom quotes by Robert Bork
#138. Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners. - Author: Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
Freedom quotes by Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
#139. You can't stop us on the road to freedom, you can't stop us cause our eyes can see. - Author: Van Morrison
Freedom quotes by Van Morrison
#140. I ask you that marriage be kept holy. Marriage should be between man and woman, man with man, woman with woman, man with whatever thing or things he likes and woman with whatever things he likes. Those in love should respect and love each other so that god can be honored in all things. I understand that among you there are those who love strife, who despise the marriage between a man and a man and woman with a woman or man or woman with whatever things they like. Now as before, I urge you to respect everyone's choice, respect everyone's sexual orientation for god is a god of freedom not a god of bondage, remember you are not saved by who you marry or by what you marry but by the grace of our lord. - Author: Bangambiki Habyarimana
Freedom quotes by Bangambiki Habyarimana
#141. Freedom you earn is more powerful than freedom handed to you. - Author: Marissa Clarke
Freedom quotes by Marissa Clarke
#142. Such a caring for death, an awakening that keeps vigil over death, a conscience that looks death in the face, is another name for freedom. - Author: Jacques Derrida
Freedom quotes by Jacques Derrida
#143. Thus freedom now so seldom wakes, The only throb she gives, Is when some heart indignant breaks, To show that still she lives. THOMAS MOORE - Author: Hugh Laurie
Freedom quotes by Hugh Laurie
#144. Freedom is instantaneous the moment we accept things as they are. - Author: Karen Maezen Miller
Freedom quotes by Karen Maezen Miller
#145. The loss of Christendom gives us a joyous opportunity to reclaim the freedom to proclaim the gospel in a way in which we cannot when the main social task of the church is to serve as one among many helpful props for the state. - Author: Stanley Hauerwas
Freedom quotes by Stanley Hauerwas
#146. Anger is an assertion of rights and worth. It is communication, equality, and knowledge. It is intimacy, acceptance, fearlessness, embodiment, revolt, and reconciliation. Anger is memory and rage. It is rational thought and irrational pain. Anger is freedom, independence, expansiveness, and entitlement. It is justice, passion, clarity, and motivation. Anger is instrumental, thoughtful, complicated, and resolved. In anger, whether you like it or not, there is truth.

Anger is the demand of accountability. It is evaluation, judgment, and refutation. It is reflective, visionary, and participatory. It's a speech act, a social statement, an intention, and a purpose. It's a risk and a threat. A confirmation and a wish. It is both powerlessness and power, palliative and a provocation. In anger, you will find both ferocity and comfort, vulnerability and hurt. Anger is the expression of hope. - Author: Soraya Chemaly
Freedom quotes by Soraya Chemaly
#147. Deep inside each human being is a spirit that hungers for movement and for growth. A live and burgeoning ball of energy, the spirit naturally moves, expands, gyrates - dances, even - purely by virtue of its desire for freedom. It craves beauty over entertainment, meaning over triviality, and knowledge over sensation. American society devotes few harbors to the trade of truth. Too often we sacrifice the pursuit of knowledge, distracted instead by sparkling material things. - Author: Joe De Sena
Freedom quotes by Joe De Sena
#148. After all, if freedom of speech means anything, it means a willingness to stand and let people say things with which we disagree, and which do weary us considerably. - Author: Zechariah Chafee
Freedom quotes by Zechariah Chafee
#149. The gun has been called the great equalizer, meaning that a small person with a gun is equal to a large person, but it is a great equalizer in another way, too. It insures that the people are the equal of their government whenever that government forgets that it is servant and not master of the governed. When the British forgot that they got a revolution. And, as a result, we Americans got a Constitution; a Constitution that, as those who wrote it were determined, would keep men free. If we give up part of that Constitution we give up part of our freedom and increase the chance that we will lose it all. … I am not ready to take that risk. I believe that the right of the citizen to keep and bear arms must not be infringed if liberty in America is to survive. - Author: Ronald Reagan
Freedom quotes by Ronald Reagan
#150. We all have to announce our full solidarity with the struggle of those seeking freedom and justice in Syria, and translate this sympathy into a clear political vision that supports a peaceful transition to a democratic system of rule that reflects the demands of the Syrian people for freedom. - Author: Mohammed Morsi
Freedom quotes by Mohammed Morsi
#151. Determinism gives you the freedom to do whatever you like. - Author: Raheel Farooq
Freedom quotes by Raheel Farooq
#152. The flip side of freedom is this: When you're completely free, you're also completely on your own. - Author: Lauren Oliver
Freedom quotes by Lauren Oliver
#153. We must be prepared to pay a price for freedom, for no price that is ever asked for it is half the cost of doing without it. - Author: H.L. Mencken
Freedom quotes by H.L. Mencken
#154. [O]ne may properly look closely at any proposed new "freedom" from restraint or convention in order to learn what if any personal interest the advocate of the proposal has therein. Personal observation supports the statement that he who speaks for the tearing down of convention and the doing away with restraint may be one who wishes to escape the odium of some defect of his own habit or character, by having everyone else either become as he is or take his point of view. - Author: J. Reuben Clark Jr.
Freedom quotes by J. Reuben Clark Jr.
#155. Authoritative interpretations of the First Amendment guarantees have consistently refused to recognize an exception for any test of truth whether administered by judges, juries, or administrative officials and especially one that puts the burden of proving truth on the speaker. - Author: William J. Brennan
Freedom quotes by William J. Brennan
#156. Business fits me best. The only reason I went into modeling originally was to help out my family, because I knew that money gave you freedom. - Author: Beverly Johnson
Freedom quotes by Beverly Johnson
#157. What's freedom for? To know eternity. - Author: Theodore Roethke
Freedom quotes by Theodore Roethke
#158. The choice people have to make is never between slavery and freedom. We will always have to choose between slavery and the unknown. - Author: Rachel Naomi Remen
Freedom quotes by Rachel Naomi Remen
#159. A man's life consist not of the things he possess, nor Facebook likes and approval.But some of it damn sure consist of his favorite hobbies and love of girls with guns - Author: Herbert M. Brunner
Freedom quotes by Herbert M. Brunner
#160. There's something unnatural about a woman finding babies or, more specifically, conversation about babies, boring. They'll think she's bitter, jealous, lonely. But she's also bored of everybody telling her how lucky she is, what with all that sleep and all that freedom and spare time, the ability to go on dates or head off to Paris at a moments notice. It sounds like they're consoling her, and she resents this and feels patronized by it. - Author: David Nicholls
Freedom quotes by David Nicholls
#161. To me, the American Dream is being able to follow your own personal calling. To be able to do what you want to do is incredible freedom. - Author: Maya Lin
Freedom quotes by Maya Lin
#162. Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them. - Author: Frederick Douglass
Freedom quotes by Frederick Douglass
#163. More freedom means more jobs ... less government and less taxes. - Author: Todd Akin
Freedom quotes by Todd Akin
#164. [I]t is religion and morality alone which can establish the principles upon which freedom can securely stand. The only foundation of a free constitution is pure virtue. - Author: John Adams
Freedom quotes by John Adams
#165. To observe the seventh day does not mean merely to obey or to conform to the strictness of a divine command. To observe is to celebrate the creation of the world and to create the seventh day all over again, the majesty of holiness in time, "a day of rest, a day of freedom," a day which is like "a lord and king of all other days," 17 a lord and king in the commonwealth of time. - Author: Abraham Joshua Heschel
Freedom quotes by Abraham Joshua Heschel
#166. But it was not real freedom, he realised. It was the freedom that comes from lack of choice and moreover, was the kind that only came with decisions delayed. It was a freedom of inaction. - Author: Lavie Tidhar
Freedom quotes by Lavie Tidhar
#167. For how long will you keep on wandering around for infinite lifetimes? Your own light is not there. For how long will you keep on wandering in the dark? One has walked for billions and billions of miles and yet he has not seen the light. He has not found the right path. The truth will have to be known, will it not? - Author: Dada Bhagwan
Freedom quotes by Dada Bhagwan
#168. I would hope to inspire in my listeners a feeling of freedom - of speech, thought and political activity. - Author: John Hall
Freedom quotes by John Hall
#169. He only earns his freedom and existence who daily conquers them anew. - Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Freedom quotes by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
#170. There is no room at all for independent enterprise under any variety of State Socialism. Prices are to be regulated authoritatively; authority is to fix what is to be produced, and how, and in what quantities. There is to be no speculation, no 'excessive' profit, no loss. There is to be no innovation unless it be decreed by authority. The official is to direct and supervise everything. - Author: Ludwig Von Mises
Freedom quotes by Ludwig Von Mises
#171. Happiness is nothing but good health and freedom, and money is the single best way you can buy your freedom. - Author: Scott Adams
Freedom quotes by Scott Adams
#172. Hiding your hurt only intensifies it. Problems grow in the dark and become bigger and bigger, but when exposed to the light of truth, they shrink. You are only as sick as your secrets. So take off your mask, stop pretending you're perfect, and walk into freedom. - Author: Rick Warren
Freedom quotes by Rick Warren
#173. So many of my sisters are so completely unaware of who the real criminals and dogs are. They blame themselves for being hungry; they hate themselves for surviving the best way they know how, to see so much fear, doubt, hurt, and self hatred is the most painful part of being in this concentration camp. "Anyway, in spite of all, i feel a breeze behind my neck, turning to a hurricane and when i take a deep breath I can smell freedom - Author: Assata Shakur
Freedom quotes by Assata Shakur
#174. I think no matter who you are, no matter what you do in your life, no matter where you come from, you have to fight; we all fight in different ways. And its a metaphor, sometimes its literal, and I really believe that freedom is on the other side of discipline. Your mind can only match where your body is. And so're never mastering it, there's always a lesson--things catch you in unexpected ways. And I think that's a beautiful metaphor for life. - Author: Jake Gyllenhaal
Freedom quotes by Jake Gyllenhaal
#175. No one can say how far Herr Hitler's empire will extend before this war is over, but I have no doubt it will pass away perhaps more swiftly than Napoleon's empire and without its glory. The British spirit and temperment, bred in freedom, will prove more enduring and resilient than the most efficient mechanical discipline.
Winston Churchill - Author: Michael Tappenden
Freedom quotes by Michael Tappenden
#176. The great mission of our day is not conquering the sea or space, disease or tyranny. The grand quest which calls to the hero in every one of us is to become fully alive--to stand up and claim our birthright, which is inner freedom, love and radiant purpose. By fulfilling this, we transform the world. - Author: Jacob Nordby
Freedom quotes by Jacob Nordby
#177. Freedom:

I was what I was.
I am what I am.
I will be what I will be.

I can go where I want to go.
I can do what I want to do.
I can be what I want to be. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
Freedom quotes by Matshona Dhliwayo
#178. As Taiwan's friend and ally, I believe it is important for the United States to monitor the situation in the Taiwan Strait very carefully to help ensure Taiwan is not forced into a position which would endanger its freedom or its democracy. - Author: Jim Costa
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#179. Freedom and order are not incompatible ... truth is strength ... free discussion is the very life of truth. - Author: Thomas Huxley
Freedom quotes by Thomas Huxley
#180. Real freedom is not something to be acquired, it is the outcome of intelligence. - Author: Jiddu Krishnamurti
Freedom quotes by Jiddu Krishnamurti
#181. The inquisition of public opinion overwhelms in practice the freedom asserted by the laws in theory. - Author: Thomas Jefferson
Freedom quotes by Thomas Jefferson
#182. I like you so much, Marianne said. Connell felt a pleasurable sorrow come over him, which brought him close to tears. Moments of emotional pain arrived like this, meaningless or at least indecipherable. Marianne lived a drastically free life, he could see that. He was trapped by various considerations. He cared what people thought of him. He even cared what Marianne thought, that was obvious now. - Author: Sally Rooney
Freedom quotes by Sally Rooney
#183. Professor Manley begins his first day of Uglification class by explaining why villains must be ugly to succeed. Ugliness releases you from the surface - from the prison of vanity and youur own looks - and sets you free to embrace the soul within. - Author: Soman Chainani
Freedom quotes by Soman Chainani
#184. Liberation is an existential style. - Author: Talismanist Giebra
Freedom quotes by Talismanist Giebra
#185. Thus I alone, where all my freedom grew,
In prison pine with bondage and restraint;
And with remembrance of the greater grief
To banish the less, I find my chief relief. - Author: Henry Howard, Earl Of Surrey
Freedom quotes by Henry Howard, Earl Of Surrey
#186. Protection against this general monopoly is as difficult as protection against pollution. People will face a danger that threatens their own self-interest but not one that threatens society as a whole. Many more people are against cars than are against driving them. They are against cars because they pollute and because they monopolize traffic. They drive cars
because they consider the pollution created by one car insignificant, and because they do not feel personally deprived of freedom when they drive. It is also difficult to be protected against monopoly when a society is already littered with roads, schools, or hospitals, when independent action has been paralyzed for so long that the ability for it seems to have atrophied, and when simple alternatives seem beyond the reach of the imagination. Monopoly is hard to get 4d of when it has frozen not
only the shape of the physical world but also the range of behavior and of imagination. Radical monopoly is generally discovered only when it is too late. - Author: Ivan Illich
Freedom quotes by Ivan Illich
#187. My passport just identifies me; my behavior shows my real identity. - Author: Rodolfo Peon
Freedom quotes by Rodolfo Peon
#188. God is freedom, God is truth
God is power and God is proof
God is fashion, God is fame
God gives meaning, God gives pain - Author: Steven Wilson
Freedom quotes by Steven Wilson
#189. Freedom does not mean license. - Author: Erich Fromm
Freedom quotes by Erich Fromm
#190. Liberties aren't given, they are taken. - Author: Aldous Huxley
Freedom quotes by Aldous Huxley
#191. There were times when he wondered whether the spell that bound him also deceived him. Perhaps it allowed him these illusions of freedom, all the better to lull him into submission. Perhaps Akama was more like his people than he knew. Perhaps he was, after all, the perfect broken leader for a perfectly broken people. - Author: William King
Freedom quotes by William King
#192. I expect the notions of personal freedom and representative government would appear radical to a slave of the corporate world." "A - Author: Anthony Ryan
Freedom quotes by Anthony Ryan
#193. If you can't work it out together then let each other go freely. You loved her once. She is still that same person. Think of that person you once loved. She is that person whether you are together or not. - Author: Donna Goddard
Freedom quotes by Donna Goddard
#194. There's no such thing as neutral education. Education either functions as an instrument to bring about conformity or freedom. - Author: Paulo Freire
Freedom quotes by Paulo Freire
#195. Through realization of freedom of India, I hope to realize and carry on the mission of brotherhood of man. - Author: Mahatma Gandhi
Freedom quotes by Mahatma Gandhi
#196. Do have a mind of your own. This is not just a spiritual matter only, but one which concerns ordinary manliness. I would do many things to please my friends, but to go to hell to please them is more than I would venture. - Author: Charles Haddon Spurgeon
Freedom quotes by Charles Haddon Spurgeon
#197. Living a life of faith is not superficial. You are not simply living in some hurt from the past, trying to be the top dog, or even tying to fulfill a parent inadequacy. No, you are on a unique journey, living each day anew, with freedom to be yourself, with special guidance from above, there is a set purpose to what your doing, and some goal in mind. - Author: Phil Mitchell
Freedom quotes by Phil Mitchell
#198. The difference between freedom and slavery is one thin line - Author: Banksy
Freedom quotes by Banksy
#199. These men were religious when the spirit of religion was buried in forms and ceremonies, and when the priesthood had armed itself with the civil powers to put down all opposition, and suppress all freedom, intellectual, civil, and religious. - Author: Ethan A. Hitchcock
Freedom quotes by Ethan A. Hitchcock
#200. Our economic assistance must be carefully targeted, and must make maximum use of the energy and efforts of the private sector ... Economic freedom is the world's mightiest engine for abundance and social justice ... Developing countries need to be encouraged to experiment with a growing variety of arrangements for profit sharing and expanded capital ownership. - Author: Ronald Reagan
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