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Liberty Hyde Bailey American Scientist (1858-1954)

Quotations that match 'liberty'.

I say to you that the price of liberty is and always has been blood, human blood, and if our liberties are lost, we shall never regain them except at the price of blood. They must not be lost. J. Reuben Clark
[ Always Been Blood Except Human Liberties Liberty Lost Must Never Our Price Regain Say Shall Them]
Such security is equal liberty. But it is not necessarily equality in the use of the earth. Benjamin Tucker
[ Earth Equal Equality Liberty Necessarily Security Such Use]
The sovereignty of one's self over one's self is called Liberty. Albert Pike
[ Called Liberty Over Self Sovereignty]
A few weeks ago we were reminded that other peoples - in particular the United States of America - fought so that we Germans could live in liberty. That we should never forget. Horst Koehler
[ Ago America Could Few Forget Fought Germans Liberty Live Never Other Particular Peoples Reminded Should States United Weeks Were]
Life without Liberty is far worse than death. Hamid Karzai
[ Death Far Liberty Life Than Without Worse]
We are not to expect to be translated from despotism to liberty in a featherbed. Thomas Jefferson
[ Despotism Expect Liberty Translated]
The difference between Liberty and liberties is as great as God and gods. Ludwig Borne
[ Between Difference God Gods Great Liberties Liberty]
Liberty: One of Imagination's most precious possessions. Ambrose Bierce
[ Imagination Liberty Most Possessions Precious]
Liberty is worth paying for. Jules Verne
[ Liberty Paying Worth]
For the next century, the Republicans have agreed that we will promote the dignity and future of every individual by building a free society under a limited, accountable government that protects liberty, security and prosperity for a brighter American dream. Todd Tiahrt
[ Accountable Agreed American Brighter Building Century Dignity Dream Every Free Future Government Individual Liberty Limited Next Promote Prosperity Protects Republicans Security Society Under Will]
As so often before, liberty has been wounded in the house of its friends. Otto Hermann Kahn
[ Been Before Friends House Liberty Often Wounded]
But we know that the very God who gave us life, gave us liberty at the same time. And sometimes we're called upon to defend both life and liberty - God's blessings to Americans, and indeed, to all of His creation. Sonny Perdue
[ Americans Blessings Both Called Creation Defend Gave God His Indeed Know Liberty Life Same Sometimes Time Upon Us Very]
There can be no liberty without the law. Cecil B. DeMille
[ Law Liberty Without]
Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth. George Washington
[ Constitution Firearms Importance Liberty Only Peoples Second Teeth]
Social order at the expense of liberty is hardly a bargain. Marquis de Sade
[ Bargain Expense Hardly Liberty Order Social]
For what is liberty but the unhampered translation of will into act? Cyril Connolly
[ Act Into Liberty Translation Unhampered Will]
As long as every generation rises to its challenges and stands up in defense of liberty - as Americans have done in the past and as our men and women continue to do today - our nation will remain free and strong. Doc Hastings
[ Americans Challenges Continue Defense Done Every Free Generation Liberty Long Men Nation Our Past Remain Rises Stands Strong Today Up Will Women]
The notion of religious liberty is that you cannot be forced to participate in a religious ceremony that's not of your choosing simply because you're out-voted. Ira Glasser
[ Because Cannot Ceremony Choosing Forced Liberty Notion Participate Religious Simply Your]
Every one of our greatest national treasures, our liberty, enterprise, vitality, wealth, military power, global authority, flow from a surprising source: our ability to give thanks. Tony Snow
[ Ability Authority Enterprise Every Flow Give Global Greatest Liberty Military National Our Power Source Surprising Thanks Treasures Vitality Wealth]
The natural progress of things is for liberty to yield and government to gain ground. Thomas Jefferson
[ Gain Government Ground Liberty Natural Progress Things Yield]
We are as great as our belief in human liberty - no greater. And our belief in human liberty is only ours when it is larger than ourselves. Archibald MacLeish
[ Belief Great Greater Human Larger Liberty Only Our Ours Ourselves Than]
If liberty has any meaning it means freedom to improve. Philip Wylie
[ Any Freedom Improve Liberty Meaning Means]
Honest discussions - even and perhaps especially on topics about which we disagree - can help us resist hypocrisy and arrogance. They can also help us live up to the basic ideals, such as liberty and justice for all, on which our country was founded. David E. Price
[ Also Arrogance Basic Country Disagree Discussions Especially Even Founded Help Honest Hypocrisy Ideals Justice Liberty Live Our Perhaps Resist Such Topics Up Us Which]
The advancement and diffusion of knowledge is the only guardian of true liberty. James Madison
[ Advancement Diffusion Guardian Knowledge Liberty Only True]
Therefore, if God existed, only in one way could he serve human liberty - by ceasing to exist. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Ceasing Could Exist Existed God Human Liberty Only Serve Therefore Way]
When the American spirit was in its youth, the language of America was different: Liberty, sir, was the primary object. Patrick Henry
[ America American Different Language Liberty Object Primary Sir Spirit Youth]
To the American people I say, awaken to what is happening. It is the duty of each citizen to be vigilant, to protect liberty, to speak out, left and right and disagree lest be trampled underfoot by misguided zealotry and extreme partisanship. Robert Byrd
[ American Awaken Citizen Disagree Duty Each Extreme Happening Left Lest Liberty Misguided Out Partisanship Protect Right Say Speak Trampled Underfoot Vigilant]
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. Arthur Keith
[ Becomes Even Liberty Organization Over Peace Personal Predominates Seeking Self Service State Supreme Suspended Time Tribal Tribe War]
Liberty has restraints but no frontiers. David Lloyd George
[ Frontiers Liberty Restraints]
Throughout the day no time for memorandums now. Go ahead! Liberty and independence forever. Davy Crockett
[ Ahead Day Forever Go Independence Liberty Now Throughout Time]
The United States was founded on the principle that we are a country of enumerated government powers not of enumerated liberties. Anyone in grade school knows the theory. Anyone in the real world knows that the practice has no bearing on the theory. The Founders created a system to protect that liberty, however as the 20th century showed, a tireless minority in search of power will pervert that system to enhance their own power. Christian H F Riley Government
[ freedom effort owner slave life government despots]
The right of nature... is the liberty each man hath to use his own power, as he will himself, for the preservation of his own nature; that is to say, of his own life. Thomas Hobbes
[ Each Hath Himself His Liberty Life Man Nature Own Power Preservation Right Say Use Will]
Man loves liberty, even if he does not know that he loves it. He is driven by it and flees from where it does not exist. Jose Marti
[ Does Driven Even Exist Flees Know Liberty Loves Man Where]
The soul of a journey is liberty, perfect liberty, to think, feel, do just as one pleases. William Hazlitt
[ Feel Journey Just Liberty Perfect Pleases Soul Think]
Like bones to the human body, the axle to the wheel, the wing to the bird, and the air to the wing, so is liberty the essence of life. Whatever is done without it is imperfect. Jose Marti
[ Air Bird Body Bones Done Essence Human Imperfect Liberty Life Whatever Wheel Wing Without]
The loss of liberty which must attend being a wife was of all things the most horrible to my imagination. Sarah Fielding
[ Attend Being Horrible Imagination Liberty Loss Most Must Things Which Wife]
Libertarians recognize the inevitable pluralism of the modern world and for that reason assert that individual liberty is at least part of the common good. Tom G. Palmer
[ Assert Common Good Individual Inevitable Least Libertarians Liberty Modern Part Pluralism Reason Recognize World]
Our enemy is motivated by hatred and will not stop planning more plots against until they are ultimately defeated. Today was an important and necessary victory in the war, but there is a long road ahead. We must remain committed if we are to succeed and protect our liberty. Timothy Murphy
[ Against Ahead Committed Defeated Enemy Hatred Important Liberty Long More Motivated Must Necessary Our Planning Plots Protect Remain Road Stop Succeed Today Ultimately Until Victory War Will]
We believe. We believe in our destiny as a nation. We believe we have been called to do good, to spread the blessings of liberty and encourage the sense of trust upon which free societies depend. Tony Snow
[ Been Believe Blessings Called Depend Destiny Encourage Free Good Liberty Nation Our Sense Societies Spread Trust Upon Which]
Whenever we take away the liberties of those whom we hate we are opening the way to loss of liberty for those we love. Wendell L. Wilkie
[ Away Hate Liberties Liberty Loss Love Opening Take Those Way Whenever Whom]
Indian religion has always felt that since the minds, the temperaments and the intellectual affinities of men are unlimited in their variety, a perfect liberty of thought and of worship must be allowed to the individual in his approach to the Infinite. Sri Aurobindo
[ Affinities Allowed Always Approach Felt His Indian Individual Infinite Intellectual Liberty Men Minds Must Perfect Religion Since Their Thought Unlimited Variety Worship]
Liberty consists in the power of doing that which is permitted by the law. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Consists Doing Law Liberty Permitted Power Which]
We ought to affirm the fact that hundreds of thousands if not millions of Iranians are risking their liberty and even perhaps their lives to take a stand for the values upon which we have really founded this nation. Mike Pence
[ Affirm Even Fact Founded Hundreds Iranians Liberty Lives Millions Nation Ought Perhaps Really Risking Stand Take Their Thousands Upon Values Which]
I shall support the law, for the law gentlemen, is the firm and solid basis of civil society, the guardian of liberty, the protection of the innocent, the terror of the guilty, and the scourge of the wicked. Charles Lawrence
[ Basis Civil Firm Gentlemen Guardian Guilty Innocent Law Liberty Protection Scourge Shall Society Solid Support Terror Wicked]
In essentials, unity; in differences, liberty; in all things, charity. Philipp Melanchthon
[ Charity Differences Essentials Liberty Things Unity]
He has no right to his life when his duty calls him to resign it. Other men are bound... to deprive him of life or liberty, if that should appear in any case to be indispensably necessary to prevent a greater evil. William Godwin
[ Any Appear Bound Calls Case Deprive Duty Evil Greater Him His Liberty Life Men Necessary Other Prevent Resign Right Should]
Each generation must recreate liberty for its own times. Florence E. Allen
[ Each Generation Liberty Must Own Recreate Times]
A liberty subject to law and subordinate to the common welfare. Bainbridge Colby
[ Common Law Liberty Subject Subordinate Welfare]
Liberty is the right of every man to be honest, to think and to speak without hypocrisy. Jose Marti
[ Every Honest Hypocrisy Liberty Man Right Speak Think Without]
My education was the liberty I had to read indiscriminately and all the time, with my eyes hanging out. Dylan Thomas
[ Education Eyes Had Hanging Indiscriminately Liberty Out Read Time]
Nothing is so wearing as the possession or abuse of liberty. Emile M. Cioran
[ Abuse Liberty Nothing Possession Wearing]
The Pledge of Allegiance says, "liberty and justice for all". Pat Schroeder
[ Allegiance Justice Liberty Pledge Says]
The liberty of the Press is the Palladium of all the civil, political and religious rights of an Englishman. Junius
[ Civil Englishman Liberty Palladium Political Press Religious Rights]
The spirit of Ubuntu, that once led Haiti to emerge as the first independent black nation in 1804, helped Venezuela, Colombia and Ecuador attain liberty, and inspired our forefathers to shed their blood for the United States' independence, cannot die. Today, this spirit of solidarity must and will empower all of us to rebuild Haiti. Jean-Bertrand Aristide
[ Attain Black Blood Cannot Colombia Die Emerge Empower First Forefathers Haiti Helped Independence Independent Inspired Led Liberty Must Nation Once Our Rebuild Shed Solidarity Spirit States Their Today United Us Venezuela Wi]
If we hold true to our ideals and our commitment to freedom, this generation of servicemen and women will have extended liberty to the Iraqi people, just as previous generations of Americans have all across the globe. James Talent
[ Across Americans Commitment Extended Freedom Generation Generations Globe Hold Ideals Iraqi Just Liberty Our Previous Servicemen True Will Women]
This liberty will look easy by and by when nobody dies to get it. Maxwell Anderson
[ Dies Easy Get Liberty Look Nobody Will]
What are we having this liberty for? We are having this liberty in order to reform our social system, which is full of inequality, discrimination and other things, which conflict with our fundamental rights. B. R. Ambedkar
[ Conflict Discrimination Full Fundamental Having Inequality Liberty Order Other Our Reform Rights Social System Things Which]
He who desires to worship God must harbor no childish illusions about the matter but bravely renounce his liberty and humanity. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Bravely Childish Desires God Harbor His Humanity Illusions Liberty Matter Must Renounce Worship]
When virtue is at liberty, so to some extent is vice. Barbara Amiel
[ Extent Liberty Some Vice Virtue]
Liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have. Harry Emerson Fosdick
[ Always Dangerous Liberty Safest Thing]
Perhaps the enemies of liberty are such only because they judge it by its loud voice. Jose Marti
[ Because Enemies Judge Liberty Loud Only Perhaps Such Voice]
If I have freedom in my love, And in my soul am free, - Angels alone that soar above, Enjoy such liberty. Richard Lovelace
[ Above Alone Am Angels Enjoy Free Freedom Liberty Love Soar Soul Such]
To preserve liberty it is essential that the whole body of people always possess arms and be taught alike, especially when young, how to use them. Richard Henry Lee
[ Alike Always Arms Body Especially Essential How Liberty Possess Preserve Taught Them Use Whole Young]
It is terrible to speak of you, Liberty, for one who lives without you. Jose Marti
[ Liberty Lives Speak Terrible Without]
It's important to every American that the law protect his or her basic liberty. Stephen Breyer
[ American Basic Every Her His Important Law Liberty Protect]
The cost of liberty is less than the price of repression. W. E. B. Du Bois
[ Cost Less Liberty Price Repression Than]
To threaten the institution is to threaten fair administration of justice and protection of liberty. Stephen Breyer
[ Administration Fair Institution Justice Liberty Protection Threaten]
Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty. Thomas Jefferson
[ Calm Despotism Liberty Men Prefer Sea Timid]
The tree of liberty needs to be watered from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants. Lyn Nofziger Patriotism
[ Blood Liberty Needs Patriots Time Tree Tyrants Watered]
It is harder to preserve than to obtain liberty. John C. Calhoun
[ Harder Liberty Obtain Preserve Than]
Free people, remember this maxim: we may acquire liberty, but it is never recovered if it is once lost. Jean Jacques Rousseau
[ Acquire Free Liberty Lost Maxim May Never Once Recovered Remember]
Listen, when you take my liberty away, you've taken away more-something more precious than life. I mean, what good is a life without liberty? Huh? None. Jack Kevorkian
[ Away Good Huh Liberty Life Listen Mean More None Precious Take Taken Than Without]
Mr. President how long must women wait to get their liberty? Let us have the rights we deserve. Alice Paul
[ Deserve Get How Liberty Long Mr Must President Rights Their Us Wait Women]
If they are really persuaded that the army is annually established by me, that I have the sole disposal of posts and honours, that I employ this power in the destruction of liberty and the diminution of commerce, let me awaken them from their delusion. Robert Walpole
[ Annually Army Awaken Commerce Delusion Destruction Diminution Disposal Employ Established Honours Liberty Persuaded Posts Power Really Sole Their Them]
We stand in the shadow of Jefferson who believed that a society founded upon the rule of law and liberty was dependent upon public education and the diffusion of knowledge. Matt Blunt
[ Believed Dependent Diffusion Education Founded Jefferson Knowledge Law Liberty Public Rule Shadow Society Stand Upon]
There is nothing wrong with describing Conservatism as protecting the Constitution, protecting all things that limit government. Government is the enemy of liberty. Government should be very restrained. Ron Paul
[ Conservatism Constitution Describing Enemy Government Liberty Limit Nothing Protecting Restrained Should Things Very Wrong]
Let us prize our freedom; but not use our liberty for a cloak of maliciousness. Jonathan Mayhew
[ Cloak Freedom Liberty Our Prize Us Use]
Humanity has won its battle. Liberty now has a country. Marquis de Lafayette
[ Battle Country Humanity Liberty Now Won]
When the people fear the government, there is tyranny. When the government fears the people, there is liberty. Christine O'Donnell
[ Fear Fears Government Liberty Tyranny]
Nothing is more precious than independence and liberty. Ho Chi Minh
[ Independence Liberty More Nothing Precious Than]
Laws and constitutions ought to be weighed... to constitute that which is most conducing to the establishment of justice and liberty. Algernon Sydney
[ Constitute Constitutions Establishment Justice Laws Liberty Most Ought Weighed Which]
The deadliest foe of democracy is not autocracy but liberty frenzied. Otto Hermann Kahn
[ Autocracy Deadliest Democracy Foe Frenzied Liberty]
But while human liberty has engaged the attention of the enlightened, and enlisted the feelings of the generous of all civilized nations, may we not enquire if this liberty has been rightly understood? Francis Wright
[ Attention Been Civilized Engaged Enlightened Enlisted Feelings Generous Human Liberty May Nations Rightly Understood While]
Your Majesty, I took the liberty because I was so desirous of visiting alone with you for a few minutes before the rest of the other peasants arrived. Walter Annenberg
[ Alone Arrived Because Before Desirous Few Liberty Majesty Minutes Other Peasants Rest Took Visiting Your]
What spectacle can be more edifying or more seasonable, than that of Liberty and Learning, each leaning on the other for their mutual and surest support? James Madison
[ Each Leaning Learning Liberty More Mutual Other Spectacle Support Surest Than Their]
The free nations of the world will not be pushed around by terrorist cowards whose goal is to spread fear and destruction and destroy our liberty and way of life. Eliot Engel
[ Around Cowards Destroy Destruction Fear Free Goal Liberty Life Nations Our Pushed Spread Terrorist Way Whose Will World]
Of course it's why you want to become a writer - because you have the liberty to do that, but once you have the liberty you also have the obligation to do it. Tobias Wolff
[ Also Because Become Course Liberty Obligation Once Want Why Writer]
What impressed me particularly in Vienna was the strict order everywhere. No mob disturbances of any kind, in spite of the greatly increased liberty and relaxation of police regulations. Fritz Kreisler
[ Any Disturbances Everywhere Greatly Impressed Increased Kind Liberty Mob Order Particularly Police Regulations Relaxation Spite Strict Vienna]
Our country's founders cherished liberty, not democracy. Ron Paul
[ Cherished Country Democracy Founders Liberty Our]
I grew up like a neglected weed - ignorant of liberty, having no experience of it. Harriet Tubman
[ Experience Grew Having Ignorant Liberty Neglected Up Weed]
What shall befall me in the pursuance of this work, I refer to the disposal of Almighty God, whose glory is dearer to me, not only than my liberty, but than my life. John Biddle
[ Almighty Befall Dearer Disposal Glory God Liberty Life Only Refer Shall Than Whose Work]
And we can celebrate when we have a government that has earned back the trust of the people it serves... when we have a government that honors our Constitution and stands up for the values that have made America, America: economic freedom, individual liberty, and personal responsibility. John Boehner
[ America Back Celebrate Constitution Earned Economic Freedom Government Honors Individual Liberty Made Our Personal Responsibility Serves Stands Trust Up Values]
I will not attack your doctrines nor your creeds if they accord liberty to me. If they hold thought to be dangerous - if they aver that doubt is a crime, then I attack them one and all, because they enslave the minds of men. Robert Green Ingersoll
[ Accord Attack Because Creeds Crime Dangerous Doctrines Doubt Enslave Hold Liberty Men Minds Nor Them Then Thought Will Your]
The excitement right now is coming from the Liberty movement. And the Republicans want a piece of it. Gary Johnson
[ Coming Excitement Liberty Movement Now Piece Republicans Right Want]
I will not nullify, I will not secede, but I will under sovereign State authority fight in the Union another revolutionary conflict for civil liberty, and a Union which will defend it. Henry A. Wise
[ Another Authority Civil Conflict Defend Fight Liberty Revolutionary Secede Sovereign State Under Union Which Will]
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
[ Air Eyes Heart Liberty Light Love Lungs Man Soul]
Liberty cannot be preserved, if the manners of the people are corrupted. Algernon Sidney
[ Cannot Corrupted Liberty Manners Preserved]
Most importantly, nothing has happened to change my conviction that freedom and the love of liberty remain the essential defining attributes of our national character as a people. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Attributes Change Character Conviction Defining Essential Freedom Happened Importantly Liberty Love Most National Nothing Our Remain]
The crime problem in New York is getting really serious. The other day the Statue of Liberty had both hands up. Jay Leno
[ Both Crime Day Getting Had Hands Liberty New Other Problem Really Serious Statue Up York]
I come before you to declare that my sex are entitled to the inalienable right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Victoria Woodhull
[ Before Come Declare Entitled Happiness Inalienable Liberty Life Pursuit Right Sex]
A resilient people cherishing liberty and equality and the rule of law will endure. Nick Rahall
[ Cherishing Endure Equality Law Liberty Resilient Rule Will]
When liberty is taken away by force it can be restored by force. When it is relinquished voluntarily by default it can never be recovered. Dorothy Thompson
[ Away Default Force Liberty Never Recovered Relinquished Restored Taken Voluntarily]
Indians today are governed by two different ideologies. Their political ideal set in the preamble of the Constitution affirms a life of liberty, equality and fraternity. Their social ideal embodied in their religion denies them. B. R. Ambedkar
[ Affirms Constitution Denies Different Embodied Equality Fraternity Governed Ideal Ideologies Indians Liberty Life Political Preamble Religion Set Social Their Them Today Two]
Liberty is not a means to a higher political end. It is itself the highest political end. Lord Acton
[ End Higher Highest Itself Liberty Means Political]
Where the state begins, individual liberty ceases, and vice versa. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Begins Ceases Individual Liberty State Versa Vice Where]
The Constitution guarantees us our rights to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. That's all. It doesn't guarantee our rights to charity. Jesse Ventura
[ Charity Constitution Guarantee Guarantees Happiness Liberty Life Our Pursuit Rights Us]
America was established not to create wealth but to realize a vision, to realize an ideal - to discover and maintain liberty among men. Woodrow Wilson
[ America Among Create Discover Established Ideal Liberty Maintain Men Realize Vision Wealth]
The life and liberty and property and happiness of the common man throughout the world are at the absolute mercy of a few persons whom he has never seen, involved in complicated quarrels that he has never heard of. Gilbert Murray
[ Absolute Common Complicated Few Happiness Heard Involved Liberty Life Man Mercy Never Persons Property Quarrels Seen Throughout Whom World]
We remain in Iraq because we know that sometimes liberty needs some nursing before it can grow on its own. Virginia Foxx
[ Because Before Grow Iraq Know Liberty Needs Nursing Own Remain Some Sometimes]
As liberty and intelligence have increased the people have more and more revolted against the theological dogmas that contradict common sense and wound the tenderest sensibilities of the soul. Catharine Beecher
[ Against Common Contradict Dogmas Increased Intelligence Liberty More Revolted Sense Sensibilities Soul Theological Wound]
The grandest thing has been the lifting up of the gates and the opening of the doors to the women of America, giving liberty to twenty-seven million women, thus opening to them a new and larger life and a higher ideal. Olympia Brown
[ America Been Doors Gates Giving Grandest Higher Ideal Larger Liberty Life Lifting Million New Opening Them Thing Thus Twenty-Seven Up Women]
It is our happiness to live under the government of a PRINCE who is satisfied with ruling according to law; as every other good prince will - We enjoy under his administration all the liberty that is proper and expedient for us. Jonathan Mayhew
[ According Administration Enjoy Every Expedient Good Government Happiness His Law Liberty Live Other Our Prince Proper Ruling Satisfied Under Us Will]
When the people contend for their liberty, they seldom get anything by their victory but new masters. George Savile
[ Anything Contend Get Liberty Masters New Seldom Their Victory]
It is not only our duty to America, but also to Ireland. We could not hope to succeed in our effort to make Ireland a Republic without the moral and material support of the liberty-loving citizens of these United States. Thomas F. Meagher
[ Also America Citizens Could Duty Effort Hope Ireland Make Material Moral Only Our Republic States Succeed Support These United Without]
Well, we can't afford blindness anymore. There are tens of thousands of thugs who loathe liberty and love death, and want to annihilate Western civilization. Tony Snow
[ Afford Annihilate Anymore Blindness Civilization Death Liberty Loathe Love Tens Thousands Thugs Want Well Western]
This submission is a restraint of liberty, but could be of no effect as to the good intended, unless it were general; nor general, unless it were natural. Algernon Sydney
[ Could Effect General Good Intended Liberty Natural Nor Restraint Submission Unless Were]
In our pledge every day, we pledge one Nation under God with liberty and justice for all. Patrick J. Kennedy
[ Day Every God Justice Liberty Nation Our Pledge Under]
Extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice. And moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue. Barry Goldwater
[ Defense Extremism Justice Liberty Moderation Pursuit Vice Virtue]
People who have no hold over their process of thinking are likely to be ruined by liberty of thought. If thought is immature, liberty of thought becomes a method of converting men into animals. Muhammad Iqbal
[ Animals Becomes Converting Hold Immature Into Liberty Likely Men Method Over Process Ruined Their Thinking Thought]
We need international support so that our people live a life of normality, of dignity, of liberty and freedom. I hope that our cry for freedom may be heard. Mahmoud Abbas
[ Cry Dignity Freedom Heard Hope International Liberty Life Live May Need Normality Our Support]
Few men desire liberty; most men wish only for a just master. Sallust
[ Desire Few Just Liberty Master Men Most Only Wish]
Man's liberty ends, and it ought to end, when that liberty becomes the curse of its neighbors. Frederic William Farrar
[ Becomes Curse End Ends Liberty Man Neighbors Ought]
While a people preserves its language; it preserves the marks of liberty. Jose Rizal
[ Language Liberty Marks Preserves While]
The more liberty you give away the more you will have. Robert Green Ingersoll
[ Away Give Liberty More Will]
If you pinch the sea of its liberty, though it be walls of stone or brass, it will beat them down. John Cotton
[ Beat Brass Down Liberty Pinch Sea Stone Them Though Walls Will]
When liberty is mentioned, we must always be careful to observe whether it is not really the assertion of private interests which is thereby designated. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
[ Always Assertion Careful Designated Interests Liberty Mentioned Must Observe Private Really Thereby Whether Which]
Every friend of freedom must be as revolted as I am by the prospect of turning the United States into an armed camp, by the vision of jails filled with casual drug users and of an army of enforcers empowered to invade the liberty of citizens on slight evidence. Milton Friedman
[ Am Armed Army Camp Casual Citizens Empowered Every Evidence Filled Freedom Friend Into Invade Jails Liberty Must Prospect Revolted Slight States Turning United Users Vision]
When complaints are freely heard, deeply considered and speedily reformed, then is the utmost bound of civil liberty attained that wise men look for. John Milton
[ Attained Bound Civil Complaints Considered Deeply Freely Heard Liberty Look Men Reformed Speedily Then Utmost Wise]
We've shown the world that New York can never be defeated, because of its dynamic and diverse population and because it embodies the spirit of enterprise and the love of liberty. Michael Bloomberg
[ Because Defeated Diverse Dynamic Embodies Enterprise Liberty Love Never New Population Shown Spirit World York]
I like to walk about among the beautiful things that adorn the world; but private wealth I should decline, or any sort of personal possessions, because they would take away my liberty. George Santayana
[ Adorn Among Any Away Beautiful Because Decline Liberty Personal Possessions Private Should Sort Take Things Walk Wealth World Would]
'Emergencies' have always been the pretext on which the safeguards of individual liberty have been eroded. Friedrich August von Hayek
[ Always Been Emergencies Eroded Individual Liberty Pretext Safeguards Which]
I am an aristocrat. I love liberty; I hate equality. John Randolph Equality
[ Am Aristocrat Equality Hate Liberty Love]
In the early centuries of Islam, the great schools of Islamic jurisprudence were built upon the above principles. Basic to all their legal systems they developed the doctrine that liberty is the fundamental basis of law. Aly Khan
[ Above Basic Basis Built Centuries Developed Doctrine Early Fundamental Great Islam Islamic Jurisprudence Law Legal Liberty Principles Schools Systems Their Upon Were]
Equality, rightly understood as our founding fathers understood it, leads to liberty and to the emancipation of creative differences; wrongly understood, as it has been so tragically in our time, it leads first to conformity and then to despotism. Barry Goldwater Equality
[ Been Conformity Creative Despotism Differences Emancipation Equality Fathers First Founding Leads Liberty Our Rightly Then Time Tragically Understood Wrongly]
Make men wise, and by that very operation you make them free. Civil liberty follows as a consequence of this; no usurped power can stand against the artillery of opinion. William Godwin
[ Against Artillery Civil Consequence Follows Free Liberty Make Men Operation Opinion Power Stand Them Usurped Very Wise]
The world must be made safe for democracy. Its peace must be planted upon the tested foundations of political liberty. Woodrow Wilson
[ Democracy Foundations Liberty Made Must Peace Planted Political Safe Tested Upon World]
The history of liberty has largely been the history of the observance of procedural safeguards. Felix Frankfurter
[ Been History Largely Liberty Observance Procedural Safeguards]
That a man be willing, when others are so too, as far forth as for peace and defense of himself he shall think it necessary, to lay down this right to all things; and be contented with so much liberty against other men, as he would allow other men against himself. Thomas Hobbes
[ Against Allow Contented Defense Down Far Forth Himself Lay Liberty Man Men Much Necessary Other Others Peace Right Shall Things Think Too Willing Would]
From you we have learned what we, at least, value, to separate Church and State; and from you we gather inspiration at all times in our devotion to learning, to religious liberty, and to individual and National freedom. Seth Low
[ Church Devotion Freedom Gather Individual Inspiration Learned Learning Least Liberty National Our Religious Separate State Times Value]
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power. John Adams
[ According Agent Choice Implies Intellectual Liberty Metaphysics Power Thought]
Law represents the effort of man to organize society; governments, the efforts of selfishness to overthrow liberty. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Effort Efforts Governments Law Liberty Man Organize Overthrow Represents Selfishness Society]
People truly reaching across boundaries - be they religious or race, political or geographic. A state that is sincerely civil and respectful of each individual's pathway toward life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness will be our goal. Jon Huntsman, Jr.
[ Across Boundaries Civil Each Geographic Goal Happiness Individual Liberty Life Our Pathway Political Pursuit Race Reaching Religious Respectful Sincerely State Toward Truly Will]
Justifying conscription to promote the cause of liberty is one of the most bizarre notions ever conceived by man! Forced servitude, with the risk of death and serious injury as a price to live free, makes no sense. Ron Paul
[ Bizarre Cause Conceived Conscription Death Ever Forced Free Injury Justifying Liberty Live Makes Man Most Notions Price Promote Risk Sense Serious Servitude]
I told them that free people always had to decide where to draw the line between their liberty and their security. I noted that the attacks would almost certainly push us as a nation more toward security. Michael Hayden
[ Almost Always Attacks Between Certainly Decide Draw Free Had Liberty Line More Nation Noted Push Security Their Them Told Toward Us Where Would]
As long as the reason of man continues fallible, and he is at liberty to exercise it, different opinions will be formed. James Madison
[ Continues Different Exercise Fallible Formed Liberty Long Man Opinions Reason Will]
A sincere and steadfast co-operation in promoting such a reconstruction of our political system as would provide for the permanent liberty and happiness of the United States. James Madison
[ Co-Operation Happiness Liberty Our Permanent Political Promoting Provide Reconstruction Sincere States Steadfast Such System United Would]
Conquering any difficulty always gives one a secret joy, for it means pushing back a boundary-line and adding to one's liberty. Henri Frederic Amiel
[ Adding Always Any Back Conquering Difficulty Gives Joy Liberty Means Pushing Secret]
Liberty cannot be established without morality, nor morality without faith. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Cannot Established Faith Liberty Morality Nor Without]
The liberty of the individual is a necessary postulate of human progress. Ernest Renan
[ Human Individual Liberty Necessary Postulate Progress]
The terrorist attacks upon our country changed the way that we live forever and provided us with a cruel reminder that freedom and liberty have a price. Jo Ann Davis
[ Attacks Changed Country Cruel Forever Freedom Liberty Live Our Price Provided Reminder Terrorist Upon Us Way]
I've always had a strong feeling for the Statue of Liberty, because it became the statue of my personal liberty. David Antin
[ Always Became Because Feeling Had Liberty Personal Statue Strong]
I keep telling myself to calm down, to take less of an interest in things and not to get so excited, but I still care a lot about liberty, freedom of speech and expression, and fairness in journalism. Kate Adie
[ Calm Care Down Excited Expression Fairness Freedom Get Interest Journalism Keep Less Liberty Lot Myself Speech Still Take Telling Things]
The shepherd drives the wolf from the sheep's for which the sheep thanks the shepherd as his liberator, while the wolf denounces him for the same act as the destroyer of liberty. Plainly, the sheep and the wolf are not agreed upon a definition of liberty. Abraham Lincoln
[ Act Agreed Definition Destroyer Drives Him His Liberator Liberty Plainly Same Sheep Shepherd Thanks Upon Which While Wolf]
By our form of government, the Christian religion is the established religion; and all sects and denominations of Christians are placed upon the same equal footing, and are equally entitled to protection in their religious liberty. Samuel Chase
[ Christian Christians Denominations Entitled Equal Equally Established Footing Form Government Liberty Our Placed Protection Religion Religious Same Sects Their Upon]
There is nothing that I shudder at more than the idea of a separation of the Union. Should such an event ever happen, which I fervently pray God to avert, from that date I view our liberty gone. Andrew Jackson
[ Avert Date Event Ever Fervently God Gone Happen Idea Liberty More Nothing Our Pray Separation Should Shudder Such Than Union View Which]
Experience teaches us to be most on our guard to protect liberty when the government's purposes are beneficent. Louis D. Brandeis
[ Beneficent Experience Government Guard Liberty Most Our Protect Purposes Teaches Us]
I believe in only one thing: liberty; but I do not believe in liberty enough to want to force it upon anyone. H. L. Mencken
[ Anyone Believe Enough Force Liberty Only Thing Upon Want]
The wretch who lives without freedom feels like dressing in the mud from the streets Those who have you, o Liberty, do not know. you. Those who do not have you should not speak of you, but win you. Jose Marti
[ Dressing Feels Freedom Know Liberty Lives Mud Should Speak Streets Those Win Without Wretch]
The proper balance between individual liberty and central authority is a very ancient problem. Arthur Keith
[ Ancient Authority Balance Between Central Individual Liberty Problem Proper Very]
Beware how you trifle with your marvelous inheritance, this great land of ordered liberty, for if we stumble and fall, freedom and civilization everywhere will go down in ruin. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Beware Civilization Down Everywhere Fall Freedom Go Great How Inheritance Land Liberty Marvelous Ordered Ruin Stumble Trifle Will Your]
The Union - It is dear to us, but liberty is dearer. Duff Green
[ Dear Dearer Liberty Union Us]
Excess of liberty, whether it lies in state or individuals, seems only to pass into excess of slavery. Plato
[ Excess Individuals Into Liberty Lies Only Pass Seems Slavery State Whether]
My sentiments for the American cause, from the Stamp Act downward, have never changed... I am still of opinion that it is the cause of liberty and of human nature. Christopher Gadsden
[ Act Am American Cause Changed Downward Human Liberty Nature Never Opinion Sentiments Stamp Still]
I am not unconscious of the persuasive power exerted by these considerations to drag men along in the current; but I am not at liberty to travel that road. Benjamin F. Wade
[ Along Am Considerations Current Drag Exerted Liberty Men Persuasive Power Road These Travel Unconscious]
Give me liberty or give me a bran muffin! Colin Mochrie
[ Give Liberty Muffin]
Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty. John F. Kennedy
[ Any Assure Bear Burden Every Foe Friend Hardship Ill Know Liberty Meet Nation Oppose Pay Price Shall Success Support Survival Us Well Whether Wishes]
A well governed appetite is the greater part of liberty. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Appetite Governed Greater Liberty Part Well]
They who are in the highest places, and have the most power, have the least liberty, because they are the most observed. John Tillotson
[ Because Highest Least Liberty Most Observed Places Power]
The transfer is a monumental occasion as the Iraqi people take control of their government and their future and forge ahead with creating a society governed by the tenets of life, liberty and freedom. Jim Gerlach
[ Ahead Control Creating Forge Freedom Future Governed Government Iraqi Liberty Life Monumental Occasion Society Take Tenets Their Transfer]
We are under a Constitution, but the Constitution is what the judges say it is, and the judiciary is the safeguard of our property and our liberty and our property under the Constitution. Charles Evans Hughes
[ Constitution Judges Judiciary Liberty Our Property Safeguard Say Under]
The common Notions of Liberty are not from School Divines, but from Nature. Algernon Sydney
[ Common Liberty Nature Notions School]
The liberty of man consists solely in this, that he obeys the laws of nature because he has himself recognized them as such, and not because they have been imposed upon him externally by any foreign will whatsoever, human or divine, collective or individual. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Any Because Been Collective Consists Divine Foreign Him Himself Human Imposed Individual Laws Liberty Man Nature Obeys Recognized Solely Such Them Upon Whatsoever Will]
Men of New England, I hold you to the doctrines of liberty which ye inherit from your Puritan forefathers. Caleb Cushing
[ Doctrines England Forefathers Hold Inherit Liberty Men New Puritan Which Ye Your]
Creativity is the greatest expression of liberty. Bryant H. McGill
[ Creativity Expression Greatest Liberty]
I would remind you that extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice! And let me remind you also that moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue. Barry Goldwater Politics
[ Also Defense Extremism Justice Liberty Moderation Pursuit Remind Vice Virtue Would]
All mankind... being all equal and independent, no one ought to harm another in his life, health, liberty or possessions. John Locke
[ Another Being Equal Harm Health His Independent Liberty Life Mankind Ought Possessions]
The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in the insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well meaning but without understanding. Louis D. Brandeis
[ Dangers Greatest Insidious Liberty Meaning Men Understanding Well Without Zeal]
Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties. John Milton
[ Above According Argue Conscience Freely Give Know Liberties Liberty Utter]
This is not a contest between persons. The humblest citizen in all the land, when clad in the armor of a righteous cause, is stronger than all the hosts of error. I come to you in defense of a cause as holy as the cause of liberty - the cause of humanity. William Jennings Bryan
[ Armor Between Cause Citizen Clad Come Contest Defense Error Holy Hosts Humanity Humblest Land Liberty Persons Righteous Stronger Than]
In my youth I stressed freedom, and in my old age I stress order. I have made the great discovery that liberty is a product of order. Will Durant
[ Age Discovery Freedom Great Liberty Made Old Order Product Stress Stressed Youth]
Many of America's and New York's sons and daughters are around the world fighting for the freedoms that the Statue of Liberty stands for. Michael Bloomberg
[ America Around Daughters Fighting Freedoms Liberty Many New Sons Stands Statue World York]
It should be remarked that, as the principle of liberty is better understood, and more nobly interpreted, a broader protest is made in behalf of women. As men become aware that few have had a fair chance, they are inclined to say that no women have had a fair chance. Margaret Fuller
[ Aware Become Behalf Better Broader Chance Fair Few Had Inclined Interpreted Liberty Made Men More Nobly Principle Protest Remarked Say Should Understood Women]
Each of us has a natural right, from God, to defend his person, his liberty, and his property. Frederic Bastiat
[ Defend Each God His Liberty Natural Person Property Right Us]
The desire for security must be balanced with our regard for liberty. Samuel Schmid
[ Balanced Desire Liberty Must Our Regard Security]
Liberty is the right to do what I like; license, the right to do what you like. Bertrand Russell
[ Liberty License Right]
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast. Viktor E. Frankl
[ Coast Liberty Recommend Responsibility Statue Supplemented West]
I dare not exercise personal liberty if it infringes on the liberty of others. Billy Sunday
[ Dare Exercise Liberty Others Personal]
In Nicaragua, liberty, equality and the rule of law were the stuff of dreams. But in Paris I discovered the value of those words. Bianca Jagger
[ Discovered Dreams Equality Law Liberty Nicaragua Paris Rule Stuff Those Value Were Words]
The love of liberty is the love of others; the love of power is the love of ourselves. William Hazlitt
[ Liberty Love Others Ourselves Power]
True liberty consists only in the power of doing what we ought to will, and in not being constrained to do what we ought not to will. Jonathan Edwards
[ Being Consists Constrained Doing Liberty Only Ought Power True Will]
They will sustain the constitution and laws and institutions of the United States, and be the champions of liberty and of that constitution when its integrity shall be threatened. Lorenzo Snow
[ Champions Constitution Institutions Integrity Laws Liberty Shall States Sustain Threatened United Will]
It is essential that all Americans take the time to honor and remember those individuals who gave their lives in defense of our liberty. Charles Schumer
[ Americans Defense Essential Gave Honor Individuals Liberty Lives Our Remember Take Their Those Time]
The Statue of Liberty is no longer saying, 'Give me your poor, your tired, your huddled masses.' She's got a baseball bat and yelling, 'You want a piece of me?' Robin Williams
[ Baseball Bat Give Got Huddled Liberty Longer Masses Piece Poor Saying She Statue Tired Want Yelling Your]
The sacrifices ordinary American men and women from communities large and small have been willing to make, often before they were past their teenage years, have secured our nation unprecedented freedoms and made us the world's bulwark of liberty. Steve Buyer
[ American Been Before Bulwark Communities Freedoms Large Liberty Made Make Men Nation Often Ordinary Our Past Sacrifices Secured Small Teenage Their Unprecedented Us Were Willing Women World Years]
There is only one kind of freedom and that's individual liberty. Our lives come from our creator and our liberty comes from our creator. It has nothing to do with government granting it. Ron Paul
[ Come Comes Creator Freedom Government Granting Individual Kind Liberty Lives Nothing Only Our]
The happy Union of these States is a wonder; their Constitution a miracle; their example the hope of Liberty throughout the world. James Madison
[ Constitution Example Happy Hope Liberty Miracle States Their These Throughout Union Wonder World]
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts. Edmund Burke
[ Away Danger Expedience Liberty Parts True]
I don't see any justification for the federal government owning land, other than the Statue of Liberty and maybe a few parks, maybe a few refuges. But to just own land to do nothing with it I think is a disservice to the Constitution. Don Young
[ Any Constitution Disservice Federal Few Government Just Justification Land Liberty Maybe Nothing Other Own Owning Parks See Statue Than Think]
Most people want security in this world, not liberty. H. L. Mencken
[ Liberty Most Security Want World]
Where liberty dies, evil grows. Hamid Karzai
[ Dies Evil Grows Liberty Where]
It is seldom that liberty of any kind is lost all at once. David Hume
[ Any Kind Liberty Lost Once Seldom]
The boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave. Thomas Jefferson
[ Boisterous Liberty Never Sea Wave Without]
Every friend to the liberty of his country is bound to reflect, and step forward to prevent the dreadful consequences which shall result from a government of events. Henry Knox
[ Bound Consequences Country Dreadful Events Every Forward Friend Government His Liberty Prevent Reflect Result Shall Step Which]
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed. Edmund Burke
[ Liberty Limited Must Order Possessed]
If you like small government you need to work hard at having a strong national defense that is not so militant. Personal liberty is the purpose of government, to protect liberty - not to run your personal life, not to run the economy, and not to pretend that we can tell the world how they ought to live. Ron Paul
[ Defense Economy Government Hard Having How Liberty Life Live Militant National Need Ought Personal Pretend Protect Purpose Run Small Strong Tell Work World Your]
Liberty today, Liberty forever. Christian H F Riley Government
[ freedom liberty]
I have a wonderful make-up crew. They're the same people restoring the Statue of Liberty. Bob Hope
[ Crew Liberty Make-Up Restoring Same Statue Wonderful]
It is his restraint that is honorable to a person, not their liberty. John Ruskin
[ His Honorable Liberty Person Restraint Their]
In fact, a fundamental interdependence exists between the personal right to liberty and the personal right to property. Potter Stewart
[ Between Exists Fact Fundamental Interdependence Liberty Personal Property Right]
The bourgeois prefers comfort to pleasure, convenience to liberty, and a pleasant temperature to the deathly inner consuming fire. Hermann Hesse
[ Bourgeois Comfort Consuming Convenience Deathly Fire Inner Liberty Pleasant Pleasure Prefers Temperature]
The loss of liberty at home is to be charged to the provisions against danger, real or imagined, from abroad. James Madison
[ Abroad Against Charged Danger Home Imagined Liberty Loss Provisions Real]
Liberty is the prevention of control by others. John Acton
[ Control Liberty Others Prevention]
Make your educational laws strict and your criminal ones can be gentle; but if you leave youth its liberty you will have to dig dungeons for ages. Michel de Montaigne
[ Ages Criminal Dig Dungeons Educational Gentle Laws Leave Liberty Make Ones Strict Will Your Youth]
The American economic, political, and social organization has given to its citizens the benefits of material prosperity, political liberty, and a wholesome natural equality; and this achievement is a gain, not only to Americans, but to the world and to civilization. Herbert Croly
[ Achievement American Americans Benefits Citizens Civilization Economic Equality Gain Given Liberty Material Natural Only Organization Political Prosperity Social Wholesome World]
For me, socialism has always been about liberty and solidarity, but also about responsibility. Jacques Delors
[ Also Always Been Liberty Responsibility Socialism Solidarity]
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all possible evils; for it is folly, vice, and madness, without tuition or restraint. Edmund Burke
[ Evils Folly Greatest Liberty Madness Possible Restraint Tuition Vice Virtue Wisdom Without]
Educate and inform the whole mass of the people... They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty. Thomas Jefferson
[ Educate Inform Liberty Mass Only Our Preservation Reliance Sure Whole]
These Scriptures, therefore, are infinitely far from justifying the slavery under consideration; for it cannot be made to appear that one in a thousand of these slaves has done any thing to forfeit his own liberty. Samuel Hopkins
[ Any Appear Cannot Consideration Done Far Forfeit His Infinitely Justifying Liberty Made Own Scriptures Slavery Slaves Therefore These Thing Thousand Under]
I believe in the transformational power of liberty. I believe that the free Iraq is in this nation's interests. I believe a free Afghanistan is in this nation's interest. George W. Bush
[ Afghanistan Believe Free Interest Interests Iraq Liberty Nation Power]
It will be found an unjust and unwise jealousy to deprive a man of his natural liberty upon the supposition he may abuse it. George Washington
[ Abuse Deprive Found His Jealousy Liberty Man May Natural Supposition Unjust Unwise Upon Will]
The obligations of our representatives in Washington are to protect our liberty, not coddle the world, precipitating no-win wars, while bringing bankruptcy and economic turmoil to our people. Ron Paul
[ Bankruptcy Bringing Economic Liberty No-Win Obligations Our Protect Representatives Turmoil Wars Washington While World]
Do people really want liberty, equality, fraternity? Is it not some manner of speaking? Krzysztof Kieslowski
[ Equality Fraternity Liberty Manner Really Some Speaking Want]
In necessary things, unity; in doubtful things, liberty; in all things, charity. Anne Baxter
[ Charity Doubtful Liberty Necessary Things Unity]
If I may take the liberty to speak for science at least, today his name and his prizes are without a peer in the world. He not only elevates science but he influences it as well. Melvin Calvin
[ Elevates His Influences Least Liberty May Name Only Peer Prizes Science Speak Take Today Well Without World]
There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty, that makes human nature rise above itself, in acts of bravery and heroism. Alexander Hamilton
[ Above Acts Bravery Certain Enthusiasm Heroism Human Itself Liberty Makes Nature Rise]
It gives me pleasure to find that public liberty is effectually secured in each and all the policies of the United States, though somewhat differently modeled. Ezra Stiles
[ Differently Each Effectually Find Gives Liberty Modeled Pleasure Policies Public Secured Somewhat States Though United]
History has taught us over and over again that freedom is not free. When push comes to shove, the ultimate protectors of freedom and liberty are the brave men and women in our armed forces. Throughout our history, they've answered the call in bravery and sacrifice. Timothy Pawlenty
[ Again Answered Armed Brave Bravery Call Comes Forces Free Freedom History Liberty Men Our Over Protectors Push Sacrifice Shove Taught Throughout Ultimate Us Women]
The God who gave us life, gave us liberty at the same time. Thomas Jefferson
[ Gave God Liberty Life Same Time Us]
Personal liberty is not personal license. Billy Sunday
[ Liberty License Personal]
We shall never achieve harmony with land, any more than we shall achieve absolute justice or liberty for people. In these higher aspirations, the important thing is not to achieve but to strive. Aldo Leopold
[ Absolute Achieve Any Aspirations Harmony Higher Important Justice Land Liberty More Never Shall Strive Than These Thing]
The American patriots of today continue the tradition of the long line of patriots before them, by helping to promote liberty and freedom around the world. John Linder
[ American Around Before Continue Freedom Helping Liberty Line Long Patriots Promote Them Today Tradition World]
Here, also, has been evolved the form of government consistent with the largest possible civil liberty. Josiah Strong
[ Also Been Civil Consistent Evolved Form Government Here Largest Liberty Possible]
The love of liberty and the sense of human dignity are the basic elements of the Anarchist creed. Frederica Montseny
[ Anarchist Basic Creed Dignity Elements Human Liberty Love Sense]
Absolute liberty is absence of restraint; responsibility is restraint; therefore, the ideally free individual is responsible to himself. Henry B. Adams
[ Absence Absolute Free Himself Ideally Individual Liberty Responsibility Responsible Restraint Therefore]
The spirit of liberty is the spirit which is not too sure that it is right. Learned Hand
[ Liberty Right Spirit Sure Too Which]
With the blessings of liberty, we have responsibilities to defend it. Michael Reagan
[ Blessings Defend Liberty Responsibilities]
We can afford no liberties with liberty itself. Robert Jackson
[ Afford Itself Liberties Liberty]
For all my years in public life, I have believed that America must sail toward the shores of liberty and justice for all. There is no end to that journey, only the next great voyage. We know the future will outlast all of us, but I believe that all of us will live on in the future we make. Edward Kennedy
[ America Believe Believed End Future Great Journey Justice Know Liberty Life Live Make Must Next Only Outlast Public Sail Shores Toward Us Voyage Will Years]
It is a misfortune that necessity has induced men to accord greater license to this formidable engine, in order to obtain liberty, than can be borne with less important objects in view; for the press, like fire, is an excellent servant, but a terrible master. James F. Cooper
[ Accord Borne Engine Excellent Fire Formidable Greater Important Induced Less Liberty License Master Men Misfortune Necessity Objects Obtain Order Press Servant Terrible Than View]
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. Aristotle Equality
[ Alike Attained Best Chiefly Democracy Equality Found Government Liberty Persons Share Some Thought Utmost Will]
Claiming for ourselves liberty of conscience, liberty to worship, we shall see to it that every other individual enjoys the same right. James Larkin
[ Claiming Conscience Enjoys Every Individual Liberty Other Ourselves Right Same See Shall Worship]
And when they do spin out of control there are important ramifications that affect America, not just its direct national interest but its broader interests as a nation which has thought of itself as a beacon to other nations, of freedom, liberty, democracy, whatever. John Pomfret
[ Affect America Beacon Broader Control Democracy Direct Freedom Important Interest Interests Itself Just Liberty Nation National Nations Other Out Ramifications Spin Thought Whatever Which]
If Nixon is not forced to turn over tapes of his conversations with the ring of men who were conversing on their violations of the law, then liberty will soon be dead in this nation. Earl Warren
[ Conversations Conversing Dead Forced His Law Liberty Men Nation Nixon Over Ring Soon Tapes Their Then Turn Violations Were Will]
Peace is liberty in tranquillity. Marcus Tullius Cicero Peace
[ Liberty Peace Tranquillity]
The men of the future will yet fight their way to many a liberty that we do not even miss. Max Stirner
[ Even Fight Future Liberty Many Men Miss Their Way Will Yet]
There is nothing with which it is so dangerous to take liberties as liberty itself. Andre Breton
[ Dangerous Itself Liberties Liberty Nothing Take Which]
Corruption, the most infallible symptom of constitutional liberty. Edward Gibbon
[ Constitutional Corruption Infallible Liberty Most Symptom]
The liberty of the individual must be thus far limited; he must not make himself a nuisance to other people. John Stuart Mill
[ Far Himself Individual Liberty Limited Make Must Nuisance Other Thus]
I pledge allegiance to the Christian flag, and to the Savior, for whose Kingdom it stands, one Savior, crucified, risen, and coming again, with life and liberty for all who believe. Dan Quayle
[ Again Allegiance Believe Christian Coming Crucified Flag Kingdom Liberty Life Pledge Risen Savior Stands Whose]
While I gave up God a long time ago, I never shook the habit of wanting to believe in something. So I replaced my creed of everlasting life with life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Sarah Vowell
[ Ago Believe Creed Everlasting Gave God Habit Happiness Liberty Life Long Never Pursuit Replaced Shook Something Time Up Wanting While]
If you ask me to summarise our mission, I would put it this way: We were a military regime that sought to lay the foundations for freedom and liberty in a complex society. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Ask Complex Foundations Freedom Lay Liberty Military Mission Our Put Regime Society Sought Way Were Would]
I would rather not be a king than to forfeit my liberty. Phaedrus
[ Forfeit King Liberty Rather Than Would]
The contest for ages has been to rescue liberty from the grasp of executive power. Daniel Webster
[ Ages Been Contest Executive Grasp Liberty Power Rescue]
Others indeed may talk, and write, and fight about liberty, and make an outward pretence to it; but the free-thinker alone is truly free. George Berkeley
[ Alone Fight Free Indeed Liberty Make May Others Outward Pretence Talk Truly Write]
Socialism values equality more than liberty. Dennis Prager
[ Equality Liberty More Socialism Than Values]
Liberty has never come from Government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of it. The history of liberty is a history of limitations of governmental power, not the increase of it. Woodrow Wilson
[ Always Come Government Governmental History Increase Liberty Limitations Never Power Subjects]
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity. B. R. Ambedkar
[ Equality Fraternity Liberty Religion Teaches]
It is difficult to discern a serious threat to religious liberty from a room of silent, thoughtful schoolchildren. Sandra Day O'Connor Politics
[ Difficult Discern Liberty Religious Room Schoolchildren Serious Silent Thoughtful Threat]
It is a strange desire, to seek power, and to lose liberty; or to seek power over others, and to lose power over a man's self. Francis Bacon
[ Desire Liberty Lose Man Others Over Power Seek Self Strange]
Liberty, as well as honor, man ought to preserve at the hazard of his life, for without it life is insupportable. Miguel de Cervantes
[ Hazard His Honor Insupportable Liberty Life Man Ought Preserve Well Without]
Whether we are New Dealer, Old Dealer, Liberty Leaguer or Red, whether we agree or not, we still have the right to think and speak how we feel. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Agree Dealer Feel How Leaguer Liberty New Old Red Right Speak Still Think Whether]
Liberty, freedom and democracy are very fuzzy words, but human rights is very specific. Joichi Ito
[ Democracy Freedom Fuzzy Human Liberty Rights Specific Very Words]
I've flown out of character so many times. In that sense I've been lucky, because I've been given the liberty to do just about anything I've wanted to do in my lifetime. June Carter Cash
[ Anything Because Been Character Flown Given Just Liberty Lifetime Lucky Many Out Sense Times Wanted]
When people contend for their liberty they seldom get anything for their victory, but new masters. Edward F. Halifax
[ Anything Contend Get Liberty Masters New Seldom Their Victory]
It is true that liberty is precious; so precious that it must be carefully rationed. Vladimir Lenin
[ Carefully Liberty Must Precious Rationed True]
It is a universal truth that the loss of liberty at home is to be charged to the provisions against danger, real or pretended, from abroad. James Madison
[ Abroad Against Charged Danger Home Liberty Loss Pretended Provisions Real Truth Universal]
Liberty is not the unique right of Americans or even Westerners, but is mankind's right. Virginia Foxx
[ Americans Even Liberty Mankind Right Unique Westerners]
Democracy and socialism have nothing in common but one word, equality. But notice the difference: while democracy seeks equality in liberty, socialism seeks equality in restraint and servitude. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Common Democracy Difference Equality Liberty Nothing Notice Restraint Seeks Servitude Socialism While Word]
Do we exert our own liberties without injury to others - we exert them justly; do we exert them at the expense of others - unjustly. And, in thus doing, we step from the sure platform of liberty upon the uncertain threshold of tyranny. Frances Wright
[ Doing Exert Expense Injury Justly Liberties Liberty Others Our Own Platform Step Sure Them Threshold Thus Tyranny Uncertain Unjustly Upon Without]
Courage is what preserves our liberty, safety, life, and our homes and parents, our country and children. Courage comprises all things. Plautus
[ Children Comprises Country Courage Homes Liberty Life Our Parents Preserves Safety Things]
Liberty exists in proportion to wholesome restraint. Daniel Webster
[ Exists Liberty Proportion Restraint Wholesome]
Your true traveller finds boredom rather agreeable than painful. It is the symbol of his liberty - his excessive freedom. He accepts his boredom, when it comes, not merely philosophically, but almost with pleasure. Aldous Huxley
[ Accepts Agreeable Almost Boredom Comes Excessive Finds Freedom His Liberty Merely Painful Philosophically Pleasure Rather Symbol Than Traveller True Your]
Liberty doesn't work as well in practice as it does in speeches. Will Rogers
[ Does Liberty Practice Speeches Well Work]
Individuality is the aim of political liberty. By leaving the citizen as much freedom of action and of being as comports with order and the rights of others, the institutions render him truly a freeman. He is left to pursue his means of happiness in his own manner. James F. Cooper
[ Action Aim Being Citizen Freedom Freeman Happiness Him His Individuality Institutions Leaving Left Liberty Manner Means Much Order Others Own Political Pursue Render Rights Truly]
Over grown military establishments are under any form of government inauspicious to liberty, and are to be regarded as particularly hostile to republican liberty. George Washington
[ Any Establishments Form Government Grown Hostile Liberty Military Over Particularly Regarded Republican Under]
Our religion is itself profoundly sad - a religion of universal anguish, and one which, because of its very catholicity, grants full liberty to the individual and asks no better than to be celebrated in each man's own language - so long as he knows anguish and is a painter. Charles Baudelaire
[ Anguish Asks Because Better Catholicity Celebrated Each Full Grants Individual Itself Knows Language Liberty Long Man Our Own Painter Profoundly Religion Sad Than Universal Very Which]
That a man be willing, when others are so too, as far forth as for peace and defence of himself he shall think it necessary, to lay down this right to all things; and be contented with so much liberty against other men, as he would allow other men against himself. Thomas Hood
[ Against Allow Contented Defence Down Far Forth Himself Lay Liberty Man Men Much Necessary Other Others Peace Right Shall Things Think Too Willing Would]
Liberty cannot be preserved without general knowledge among the people. John Adams
[ Among Cannot General Knowledge Liberty Preserved Without]
We must be both more conservative and more liberal than most students of Christian worship: conservative in holding exclusively to God's commands in Scripture as our rule of worship, and liberal in defending the liberty of those who apply those. John Frame
[ Apply Both Christian Commands Conservative Defending Exclusively God Holding Liberal Liberty More Most Must Our Rule Scripture Students Than Those Worship]
Such a faith would be fatal to my reason, to my liberty, and even to the success of my undertakings; it would immediately transform me into a stupid slave, an instrument of the will and interests of others. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Even Faith Fatal Immediately Instrument Interests Into Liberty Others Reason Slave Stupid Success Such Transform Undertakings Will Would]
Amending the U.S. Constitution, the document most sacred to those who love freedom and liberty, is a delicate endeavor and should be done only on the basis of the most clear and convincing evidence that a proposed amendment is necessary. Ben Nelson
[ Amending Amendment Basis Clear Constitution Convincing Delicate Document Done Endeavor Evidence Freedom Liberty Love Most Necessary Only Proposed Sacred Should Those]
I never expect men to give us liberty. No, women, we are not worth it until we take it. Voltairine de Cleyre
[ Expect Give Liberty Men Never Take Until Us Women Worth]
Concentrated power has always been the enemy of liberty. Ronald Reagan
[ Always Been Concentrated Enemy Liberty Power]
Standing, as I believe the United States stands for humanity and civilization, we should exercise every influence of our great country to put a stop to that war which is now raging in Cuba and give to that island once more peace, liberty, and independence. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Believe Civilization Country Cuba Every Exercise Give Great Humanity Independence Influence Island Liberty More Now Once Our Peace Put Raging Should Standing Stands States Stop United War Which]
The two principles referred to are Authority and Liberty, and the names of the two schools of Socialistic thought which fully and unreservedly represent one or the other of them are, respectively, State Socialism and Anarchism. Benjamin Tucker
[ Anarchism Authority Fully Liberty Names Other Principles Referred Represent Respectively Schools Socialism Socialistic State Them Thought Two Unreservedly Which]
Liberty will not descend to a people; a people must raise themselves to liberty; it is a blessing that must be earned before it can be enjoyed. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Before Blessing Descend Earned Enjoyed Liberty Must Raise Themselves Will]
A University should be a place of light, of liberty, and of learning. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Learning Liberty Light Place Should University]
One of the qualities of liberty is that, as long as it is being striven after, it goes on expanding. Therefore, the man who stands in the midst of the struggle and says, "I have it," merely shows by doing so that he has just lost it. Henrik Ibsen
[ After Being Doing Expanding Goes Just Liberty Long Lost Man Merely Midst Qualities Says Shows Stands Striven Struggle Therefore]
The history of liberty is a history of resistance. Woodrow Wilson
[ History Liberty Resistance]
So long as you do not achieve social liberty, whatever freedom is provided by the law is of no avail to you. B. R. Ambedkar
[ Achieve Avail Freedom Law Liberty Long Provided Social Whatever]
Just as the strength of the Internet is chaos, so the strength of our liberty depends upon the chaos and cacophony of the unfettered speech the First Amendment protects. Judge Dalzell
[ Amendment Chaos Depends First Internet Just Liberty Our Protects Speech Strength Unfettered Upon]
Of all the enemies of public liberty, war is perhaps the most to be dreaded, because it comprises and develops the germ of every other. James Madison
[ Because Comprises Develops Dreaded Enemies Every Germ Liberty Most Other Perhaps Public War]
The growing tide of anti-Semitism shocks the conscious of everyone who values freedom, and the ugly, hateful acts particularly stain the character of democracies where liberty and religious freedom are supposed to be respected. Mike Ferguson
[ Acts Anti-Semitism Character Conscious Democracies Everyone Freedom Growing Hateful Liberty Particularly Religious Respected Shocks Stain Supposed Tide Ugly Values Where]
Only reason can convince us of those three fundamental truths without a recognition of which there can be no effective liberty: that what we believe is not necessarily true; that what we like is not necessarily good; and that all questions are open. Clive Bell
[ Believe Convince Effective Fundamental Good Liberty Necessarily Only Open Questions Reason Recognition Those Three True Truths Us Which Without]
Having federal officials, whether judges, bureaucrats, or congressmen, impose a new definition of marriage on the people is an act of social engineering profoundly hostile to liberty. Ron Paul
[ Act Bureaucrats Congressmen Definition Engineering Federal Having Hostile Impose Judges Liberty Marriage New Officials Profoundly Social Whether]
I feel constricted if I become too much aware of the act of making. Liberty is lost and instead of an instinctual lyrical expression the whole thing becomes arid. William Scott
[ Act Arid Aware Become Becomes Expression Feel Instead Instinctual Liberty Lost Lyrical Making Much Thing Too Whole]
America stands for individual liberty, but that means an ordered liberty. Bainbridge Colby
[ America Individual Liberty Means Ordered Stands]
Our armed forces will fight for peace in Iraq, a peace built on more secure foundations than are found today in the Middle East. Even more important, they will fight for two human conditions of even greater value than peace: liberty and justice. John McCain
[ Armed Built Conditions East Even Fight Forces Found Foundations Greater Human Important Iraq Justice Liberty Middle More Our Peace Secure Than Today Two Value Will]
In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty. Thomas Jefferson
[ Age Been Country Every Had Hostile Liberty Priest]
Our Founders always wondered about how long it would last. The price of liberty is everlasting vigilance. You've got to be on your guard every minute or you will lose it. Michael Novak
[ Always Everlasting Every Founders Got Guard How Last Liberty Long Lose Minute Our Price Vigilance Will Wondered Would Your]
In America the majority raises formidable barriers around the liberty of opinion; within these barriers an author may write what he pleases, but woe to him if he goes beyond them. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ America Around Author Barriers Beyond Formidable Goes Him Liberty Majority May Opinion Pleases Raises Them These Within Woe Write]
There can be no liberty unless there is economic liberty. Margaret Thatcher
[ Economic Liberty Unless]
When there is life and mankind, a person will live striving for good deeds, liberty and a bright life, and wish that goodness and justice will reign in the world. Islom Karimov
[ Bright Deeds Good Goodness Justice Liberty Life Live Mankind Person Reign Striving Will Wish World]
It is easy to take liberty for granted, when you have never had it taken from you. Dick Cheney
[ Easy Granted Had Liberty Never Take Taken]
I weep for the liberty of my country when I see at this early day of its successful experiment that corruption has been imputed to many members of the House of Representatives, and the rights of the people have been bartered for promises of office. Andrew Jackson
[ Been Corruption Country Day Early Experiment House Imputed Liberty Many Members Office Promises Representatives Rights See Successful Weep]
America, 5 years after this brutal attack, is testament that a Nation conceived in liberty and equality will endure. It is a triumph of millions of Americans but it is also the triumph of an idea larger than any one person, larger than any one nation. Nick Rahall
[ After Also America Americans Any Attack Brutal Conceived Endure Equality Idea Larger Liberty Millions Nation Person Testament Than Triumph Will Years]
There can be but little liberty on earth while men worship a tyrant in heaven. Robert Green Ingersoll
[ Earth Heaven Liberty Little Men Tyrant While Worship]
The approach of liberty makes even an old man brave. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Approach Brave Even Liberty Makes Man Old]
Unity in things Necessary, Liberty in things Unnecessary, and Charity in all. Richard Baxter
[ Charity Liberty Necessary Things Unity Unnecessary]
The law, which restrains a man from doing mischief to his fellow citizens, though it diminishes the natural, increases the civil liberty of mankind. William Blackstone
[ Citizens Civil Diminishes Doing Fellow His Increases Law Liberty Man Mankind Mischief Natural Restrains Though Which]
This nation was conceived in liberty and dedicated to the principle - among others - that honest men may honestly disagree; that if they all say what they think, a majority of the people will be able to distinguish truth from error. Elmer Davis
[ Able Among Conceived Dedicated Disagree Distinguish Error Honest Honestly Liberty Majority May Men Nation Others Principle Say Think Truth Will]
Liberty is the proper end and object of authority, and cannot subsist without it; and it is liberty to that which is good, just, and honest. John Winthrop
[ Authority Cannot End Good Honest Just Liberty Object Proper Subsist Which Without]
The first step toward liberty is to miss liberty; the second, to seek it; the third, to find it. Leopold Zunz
[ Find First Liberty Miss Second Seek Step Third Toward]
Liberty is the possibility of doubting, the possibility of making a mistake, the possibility of searching and experimenting, the possibility of saying No to any authority - literary, artistic, philosophic, religious, social and even political. Ignazio Silone
[ Any Artistic Authority Doubting Even Experimenting Liberty Literary Making Mistake Philosophic Political Possibility Religious Saying Searching Social]
Christianity is the enemy of liberty and civilization. August Bebel
[ Christianity Civilization Enemy Liberty]
Liberty is the condition of duty, the guardian of conscience. It grows as conscience grows. The domains of both grow together. Liberty is safety from all hindrances, even sin. So that Liberty ends by being Free Will. John Acton
[ Being Both Condition Conscience Domains Duty Ends Even Free Grow Grows Guardian Liberty Safety Sin Together Will]
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies with chaos. Will Durant
[ Begins Chaos Civilization Dies Grows Liberty Order]
Do not be misled by the fact that you are at liberty and relatively free; that for the moment you are not under lock and key: you have simply been granted a reprieve. Ryszard Kapuscinski
[ Been Fact Free Granted Key Liberty Lock Misled Moment Relatively Reprieve Simply Under]
For scholarship - if it is to be scholarship - requires, in addition to liberty, that the truth take precedence over all sectarian interests, including self-interest. John Charles Polanyi
[ Addition Including Interests Liberty Over Precedence Requires Scholarship Sectarian Self-Interest Take Truth]
The highest political buzz word is not liberty, equality, fraternity or solidarity; it is service. Arthur Hugh Clough
[ Buzz Equality Fraternity Highest Liberty Political Service Solidarity Word]
Liberty is to the collective body, what health is to every individual body. Without health no pleasure can be tasted by man; without liberty, no happiness can be enjoyed by society. Henry St. John Health
[ Body Collective Enjoyed Every Happiness Health Individual Liberty Man Pleasure Society Tasted Without]
Order without liberty and liberty without order are equally destructive. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Destructive Equally Liberty Order Without]
For this generation, ours, life is nuclear survival, liberty is human rights, the pursuit of happiness is a planet whose resources are devoted to the physical and spiritual nourishment of its inhabitants. Jimmy Carter
[ Devoted Generation Happiness Human Inhabitants Liberty Life Nourishment Nuclear Ours Physical Planet Pursuit Resources Rights Spiritual Survival Whose]
Liberty is a great celestial Goddess, strong, beneficent, and austere, and she can never descend upon a nation by the shouting of crowds, nor by arguments of unbridled passion, nor by the hatred of class against class. Annie Besant
[ Against Arguments Austere Beneficent Celestial Class Crowds Descend Goddess Great Hatred Liberty Nation Never Nor Passion She Shouting Strong Unbridled Upon]
The survival of liberty in our land increasingly depends on the success of liberty in other lands. The best hope for peace in our world is the expansion of freedom in all the world. Bill Frist
[ Best Depends Expansion Freedom Hope Increasingly Land Lands Liberty Other Our Peace Success Survival World]
The price we have to pay for money is sometimes liberty. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Liberty Money Pay Price Sometimes]
To help the poor to a capacity for action and liberty is something essential for one's own health as well as theirs: there is a needful gift they have to offer which cannot be offered so long as they are confined by poverty. Rowan D. Williams
[ Action Cannot Capacity Confined Essential Gift Health Help Liberty Long Needful Offer Offered Own Poor Poverty Something Theirs Well Which]
Today, we stand as a united country and are much closer to the ideals set forth in our Constitution that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Jim Ryun
[ Among Certain Closer Constitution Country Created Creator Endowed Equal Forth Happiness Ideals Liberty Life Men Much Our Pursuit Rights Set Stand Their These Today Unalienable United]
As long as our government is administered for the good of the people, and is regulated by their will; as long as it secures to us the rights of persons and of property, liberty of conscience and of the press, it will be worth defending. Andrew Jackson
[ Administered Conscience Defending Good Government Liberty Long Our Persons Press Property Regulated Rights Secures Their Us Will Worth]
I have always compared our traditions of liberty, like those of Abraham Lincoln and Ho Chi Minh. Hanoi Hannah
[ Abraham Always Chi Compared Ho Liberty Lincoln Minh Our Those Traditions]
Human rights are not a privilege granted by the few, they are a liberty entitled to all, and human rights, by definition, include the rights of all humans, those in the dawn of life, the dusk of life, or the shadows of life. Kay Granger
[ Dawn Definition Dusk Entitled Few Granted Human Humans Include Liberty Life Privilege Rights Shadows Those]
Liberty for wolves is death to the lambs. Isaiah Berlin
[ Death Lambs Liberty Wolves]
And you have to remember that I came to America as an immigrant. You know, on a ship, through the Statue of Liberty. And I saw that skyline, not just as a representation of steel and concrete and glass, but as really the substance of the American Dream. Daniel Libeskind
[ America American Came Concrete Dream Glass Immigrant Just Know Liberty Really Remember Representation Saw Ship Skyline Statue Steel Substance Through]
The key to the survival of liberty in the modern world is the embrace of multiple identities. Timothy Garton Ash
[ Embrace Identities Key Liberty Modern Multiple Survival World]
Our Founders warned against this. They said don't... that your liberty is only as secure as the people are. Because once they, um, get the ability to vote themselves entitlements from the largesse of the government, liberty is done; freedom is over with. We were warned. We are there. Sharron Angle
[ Ability Against Because Done Entitlements Founders Freedom Get Government Liberty Once Only Our Over Said Secure Themselves Um Vote Warned Were Your]
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. Woodrow Wilson
[ Belong Ceased Free Had Liberty Love Nation Poor Rather Rich Than Would]
While the struggle for religious liberty had proceeded without large-scale bloodshed in New England and elsewhere in the United States, the struggle for political liberty had not fared so well. Paul Harris
[ Bloodshed Elsewhere England Had Large-Scale Liberty New Political Proceeded Religious States Struggle United Well While Without]
Liberty, not communism, is the most contagious force in the world. Earl Warren
[ Communism Contagious Force Liberty Most World]
The only sure bulwark of continuing liberty is a government strong enough to protect the interests of the people, and a people strong enough and well enough informed to maintain its sovereign control over the goverment. Franklin D. Roosevelt
[ Bulwark Continuing Control Enough Government Informed Interests Liberty Maintain Only Over Protect Sovereign Strong Sure Well]
Having proceeded to this length, for which they are now ripe, we shall have a formidable rebellion against reason, the principle of all government, and against the very name of liberty. Henry Knox
[ Against Formidable Government Having Length Liberty Name Now Principle Proceeded Reason Rebellion Ripe Shall Very Which]
That liberty is a great thing we may know from our own feelings, and we may likewise judge so from the conduct of the white-people, in the late war. Jupiter Hammon
[ Conduct Feelings Great Judge Know Late Liberty Likewise May Our Own Thing War]
Where there is no law, but every man does what is right in his own eyes, there is the least of liberty. Henry Martyn Robert
[ Does Every Eyes His Law Least Liberty Man Own Right Where]
American and Israel share a special bond. Our relationship is unique among all nations. Like America, Israel is a strong democracy, a symbol of freedom, and an oasis of liberty, a home to the oppressed and persecuted. William J. Clinton
[ America American Among Bond Democracy Freedom Home Israel Liberty Nations Oasis Oppressed Our Persecuted Relationship Share Special Strong Symbol Unique]
Challenging snow is one of my favorite kinds of skiing, and I like being able to switch techniques at liberty. Paul Parker
[ Able Being Challenging Favorite Kinds Liberty Skiing Snow Switch Techniques]
Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty; power is ever stealing from the many to the few. Wendell Phillips
[ Eternal Ever Few Liberty Many Power Price Stealing Vigilance]
IT has been observed by several gentlemen, in vindication of this motion, that if it should be carried, neither my life, liberty, nor estate will be affected. Robert Walpole
[ Affected Been Carried Estate Gentlemen Liberty Life Motion Neither Nor Observed Several Should Vindication Will]
But let her remember, that it is in Britain alone, that laws are equally favourable to liberty and humanity; that it is in Britain the sacred rights of nature have received their most awful ratification. Thomas Day
[ Alone Awful Britain Equally Favourable Her Humanity Laws Liberty Most Nature Received Remember Rights Sacred Their]
From this bestial view that the human mind consists of only sense certainty, pleasure and pain, Locke developed an equally bestial theory of the nation. Man originally existed in a State of Nature of complete liberty. Robert Trout
[ Bestial Certainty Complete Consists Developed Equally Existed Human Liberty Locke Man Mind Nation Nature Only Originally Pain Pleasure Sense State Theory View]
Atlas was permitted the opinion that he was at liberty, if he wished, to drop the Earth and creep away; but this opinion was all that he was permitted. Franz Kafka
[ Atlas Away Creep Drop Earth Liberty Opinion Permitted Wished]
Our homeland is the whole world. Our law is liberty. We have but one thought, revolution in our hearts. Dario Fo
[ Hearts Homeland Law Liberty Our Revolution Thought Whole World]
The act of voting by ordinary Iraqis in the face of extreme danger confirms President Bush's belief that people around the globe, when given a chance, will choose liberty and democracy over enslavement and tyranny. John Ensign
[ Act Around Belief Bush Chance Choose Confirms Danger Democracy Enslavement Extreme Face Given Globe Iraqis Liberty Ordinary Over President Tyranny Voting Will]
We can be proud of our record as an international beacon of liberty. From fostering democracies in Eastern Europe to the stabilization of Iraq and Afghanistan, we have been true to that calling and helped spread freedom to oppressed peoples everywhere. Kay Bailey Hutchison
[ Afghanistan Beacon Been Calling Democracies Eastern Europe Everywhere Fostering Freedom Helped International Iraq Liberty Oppressed Our Peoples Proud Record Spread Stabilization True]
Man is free; yet we must not suppose that he is at liberty to do everything he pleases, for he becomes a slave the moment he allows his actions to be ruled by passion. Giacomo Casanova
[ Actions Allows Becomes Everything Free His Liberty Man Moment Must Passion Pleases Ruled Slave Suppose Yet]
There is no such thing as liberty. You only change one sort of domination for another. All we can do is to choose our master. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Another Change Choose Domination Liberty Master Only Our Sort Such Thing]
What more felicity can fall to creature, than to enjoy delight with liberty? Edmund Spenser
[ Creature Delight Enjoy Fall Felicity Liberty More Than]
When the legislative and executive powers are united in the same person, or in the same body of magistrates, there can be no liberty; because apprehensions may arise, lest the same monarch or senate should enact tyrannical laws, to execute them in a tyrannical manner. Charles de Secondat
[ Apprehensions Arise Because Body Enact Execute Executive Laws Legislative Lest Liberty Magistrates Manner May Monarch Person Powers Same Senate Should Them Tyrannical United]
Liberty is the right of doing whatever the laws permit. Charles de Secondat
[ Doing Laws Liberty Permit Right Whatever]
The real democratic American idea is, not that every man shall be on a level with every other man, but that every man shall have liberty to be what God made him, without hindrance. Henry Ward Beecher
[ American Democratic Every God Him Hindrance Idea Level Liberty Made Man Other Real Shall Without]
While democracy must have its organization and controls, its vital breath is individual liberty. Charles Evans Hughes
[ Breath Controls Democracy Individual Liberty Must Organization Vital While]
Dictatorship naturally arises out of democracy, and the most aggravated form of tyranny and slavery out of the most extreme liberty. Plato
[ Aggravated Arises Democracy Dictatorship Extreme Form Liberty Most Naturally Out Slavery Tyranny]
There is no liberty, if the power of judging be not separated from the legislative and executive powers. Henry Middleton
[ Executive Judging Legislative Liberty Power Powers Separated]
Let us form one body, one heart, and defend to the last warrior our country, our homes, our liberty, and the graves of our fathers. Tecumseh
[ Body Country Defend Fathers Form Graves Heart Homes Last Liberty Our Us Warrior]
Liberty and Union, now and forever, one and inseparable. Daniel Webster
[ Forever Inseparable Liberty Now Union]
The spirit of revolution, the spirit of insurrection, is a spirit radically opposed to liberty. Francois Guizot
[ Insurrection Liberty Opposed Radically Revolution Spirit]
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. James Madison
[ Against Best Crafty Dangerous Encroachments Every Favorite Free Institutions Learned Liberty Light Mind Objects Ought Over Public Security Throw Which]
It is not the fact of liberty but the way in which liberty is exercised that ultimately determines whether liberty itself survives. Dorothy Thompson
[ Determines Exercised Fact Itself Liberty Survives Ultimately Way Whether Which]
I regard the principle of conscription of life as a flat contradiction of all our cherished ideals of individual freedom, democratic liberty and Christian teaching. Roger Nash Baldwin
[ Cherished Christian Conscription Contradiction Democratic Flat Freedom Ideals Individual Liberty Life Our Principle Regard Teaching]
In every man there is an instinctive and passionate reaction if his person or liberty is attacked. Arthur Keith
[ Attacked Every His Instinctive Liberty Man Passionate Person Reaction]
Life without liberty is like a body without spirit. Khalil Gibran Politics
[ Body Liberty Life Spirit Without]
Descendants of New England pioneers are proud of their ancestry and glad to proclaim the fact that so far as the United States are concerned, New England is in deed the cradle of religious liberty. Paul Harris
[ Ancestry Concerned Cradle Deed Descendants England Fact Far Glad Liberty New Pioneers Proclaim Proud Religious States Their United]
If democracy is two wolves and a sheep voting on what's for dinner. Liberty is a Constitutional Republic that allows the sheep to contest the vote. Airot Parker Politics
[ democracy republic]
When people discuss liberty, beware if they try to blur the lines or ask you to give up some freedom for a 'good cause.' Liberty is black and white - you are free or you are not -- there are no grey areas. Christian H F Riley Politics
[ liberty freedom good cause]
A pragmatist is someone who would have compromised with King George. Do we really want pragmatists guarding our liberty? Christian H F Riley Politics
[ freedom effort owner slave life government despots]
The internal effects of a mutable policy poisons the blessings of liberty itself. James Madison
[ Blessings Effects Internal Itself Liberty Poisons Policy]
As we continue to fight the war on terror, we express our gratitude to our troops whose valor over the last three years provided freedom to the Iraqis, while protecting our liberty here at home. Tim Murphy
[ Continue Express Fight Freedom Gratitude Here Home Iraqis Last Liberty Our Over Protecting Provided Terror Three Troops Valor War While Whose Years]
The Americans combine the notions of religion and liberty so intimately in their minds, that it is impossible to make them conceive of one without the other. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Americans Combine Conceive Impossible Intimately Liberty Make Minds Notions Other Religion Their Them Without]
A country cannot subsist well without liberty, nor liberty without virtue. Daniel Webster
[ Cannot Country Liberty Nor Subsist Virtue Well Without]
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe. Edmund Burke
[ Between Justice Liberty Made Neither Opinion Safe Separation Whenever]
All government, of course, is against liberty. H. L. Mencken
[ Against Course Government Liberty]
The effect of liberty to individuals is that they may do what they please: we ought to see what it will please them to do, before we risk congratulations. Edmund Burke
[ Before Congratulations Effect Individuals Liberty May Ought Please Risk See Them Will]
The ancients understood the regulation of power better than the regulation of liberty. Edward Dahlberg
[ Ancients Better Liberty Power Regulation Than Understood]
I would have the Constitution torn in shreds and scattered to the four winds of heaven. Let us destroy the Constitution and build on its ruins the temple of liberty. I have brothers in slavery. I have seen chains placed on their limbs and beheld them captive. William Wells Brown
[ Beheld Brothers Build Captive Chains Constitution Destroy Four Heaven Liberty Limbs Placed Ruins Scattered Seen Shreds Slavery Temple Their Them Torn Us Winds Would]
Advocates of capitalism are very apt to appeal to the sacred principles of liberty, which are embodied in one maxim: The fortunate must not be restrained in the exercise of tyranny over the unfortunate. Bertrand Russell
[ Advocates Appeal Apt Capitalism Embodied Exercise Fortunate Liberty Maxim Must Over Principles Restrained Sacred Tyranny Unfortunate Very Which]
Life, liberty, and property do not exist because men have made laws. On the contrary, it was the fact that life, liberty, and property existed beforehand that caused men to make laws in the first place. Frederic Bastiat
[ Because Beforehand Caused Contrary Exist Existed Fact First Laws Liberty Life Made Make Men Place Property]
I would fight for my liberty so long as my strength lasted, and if the time came for me to go, the Lord would let them take me. Harriet Tubman
[ Came Fight Go Lasted Liberty Long Lord Strength Take Them Time Would]
Every law is an infraction of liberty. Jeremy Bentham
[ Every Law Liberty]
A great work is made out of a combination of obedience and liberty. Nadia Boulanger
[ Combination Great Liberty Made Obedience Out Work]
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty. John Adams
[ Liberty Mankind Property Real Right Surely]
If you think of 'Liberty Valance' or 'The Searchers,' there are moments in there that you'll never, ever forget... And it does not matter what century you are from. Kevin Costner
[ Century Does Ever Forget Liberty Matter Moments Never Searchers Think]
If you're writing a book that takes place in New York in the moment, you can't not write about 9-11; you can't not integrate it. My main character's view is the Statue of Liberty and the Trade Center. It doesn't have to take over, but it has to be acknowledged. Richard Price
[ Acknowledged Book Center Character Integrate Liberty Main Moment New Over Place Statue Take Takes Trade View Write Writing York]
But on the other hand government takes away a certain amount of liberty and in some countries it takes away all of liberty. And it will, everywhere, if people who fight government do not fight government any longer. William Kunstler
[ Amount Any Away Certain Countries Everywhere Fight Government Hand Liberty Longer Other Some Takes Will]
The only security men can have for their political liberty, consists in keeping their money in their own pockets. Lysander Spooner
[ Consists Keeping Liberty Men Money Only Own Pockets Political Security Their]
I prefer liberty to chains of diamonds. Mary Wortley Montagu
[ Chains Diamonds Liberty Prefer]
The same liberty that protects me also protects members of the Mafia. Barbara Amiel
[ Also Liberty Mafia Members Protects Same]
We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Thomas Jefferson
[ Among Certain Created Creator Endowed Equal Happiness Hold Liberty Life Men Pursuit Rights Self-Evident Their These Truths Unalienable]
I want anyone who believes in life, liberty, pursuit of happiness to succeed. And I want any force, any person, any element of an overarching Big Government that would stop your success, I want that organization, that element or that person to fail. I want you to succeed. Rush Limbaugh
[ Any Anyone Believes Big Element Fail Force Government Happiness Liberty Life Organization Person Pursuit Stop Succeed Success Want Would Your]
Our country may be likened to a new house. We lack many things, but we possess the most precious of all - liberty! James Monroe
[ Country House Lack Liberty Likened Many May Most New Our Possess Precious Things]
Strong, generous, and confident, she has nobly served mankind. Beware how you trifle with your marvellous inheritance, this great land of ordered liberty, for if we stumble and fall freedom and civilization everywhere will go down in ruin. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Beware Civilization Confident Down Everywhere Fall Freedom Generous Go Great How Inheritance Land Liberty Mankind Marvellous Nobly Ordered Ruin Served She Strong Stumble Trifle Will Your]
Where there are too many policemen, there is no liberty. Where there are too many soldiers, there is no peace. Where there are too many lawyers, there is no justice. Lin Yutang
[ Justice Lawyers Liberty Many Peace Policemen Soldiers Too Where]
Life and liberty can be as much endangered from illegal methods used to convict those thought to be criminals as from the actual criminals themselves. Earl Warren
[ Actual Convict Criminals Endangered Illegal Liberty Life Methods Much Themselves Those Thought Used]
When you consider what Tony Blair was saying about liberty, human rights and that sort of thing, it would be terribly revolutionary to sell the speeches he and Jack Straw made in 1994. Rory Bremner
[ Blair Consider Human Jack Liberty Made Revolutionary Rights Saying Sell Sort Speeches Straw Terribly Thing Tony Would]
Now, one of the most essential branches of English liberty is the freedom of one's house. James Otis
[ Branches English Essential Freedom House Liberty Most Now]
Liberty without virtue would be no blessing to us. Benjamin Rush
[ Blessing Liberty Us Virtue Without Would]
Those who won our independence... valued liberty as an end and as a means. They believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty. Louis D. Brandeis
[ Believed Courage End Happiness Independence Liberty Means Our Secret Those Valued Won]
Our nation was founded on the principals of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. Leonard Boswell
[ Founded Happiness Liberty Life Nation Our Principals Pursuit]
Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death! Patrick Henry
[ Almighty Chains Course Dear Death Forbid Give God Know Liberty Life May Others Peace Price Purchased Slavery Sweet Take]
Civil liberty is the status of the man who is guaranteed by law and civil institutions the exclusive employment of all his own powers for his own welfare. William Graham Sumner
[ Civil Employment Exclusive Guaranteed His Institutions Law Liberty Man Own Powers Status Welfare]
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy. John Adams War
[ Liberty Mathematics May Must Philosophy Politics Sons Study War]
I say, traitors; as some men live upon the reward of treachery, for their quiet and liberty; if it may be called a liberty, as it is redeemed with the betraying of the interest of Christ, and the blood of His people. Donald Cargill
[ Betraying Blood Called Christ His Interest Liberty Live May Men Quiet Redeemed Reward Say Some Their Traitors Treachery Upon]
There shall be no solution to this race problem until you, yourselves, strike the blow for liberty. Marcus Garvey
[ Blow Liberty Problem Race Shall Solution Strike Until Yourselves]
If vice and corruption prevail, liberty cannot subsist; but if virtue have the advantage, arbitrary power cannot be established. Algernon Sidney
[ Advantage Arbitrary Cannot Corruption Established Liberty Power Prevail Subsist Vice Virtue]
He that would make his own liberty secure, must guard even his enemy from oppression; for if he violates this duty, he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself. Thomas Paine
[ Duty Enemy Establishes Even Guard Himself His Liberty Make Must Oppression Own Precedent Reach Secure Violates Will Would]
The natural liberty of man is to be free from any superior power on Earth, and not to be under the will or legislative authority of man, but only to have the law of nature for his rule. Samuel Adams
[ Any Authority Earth Free His Law Legislative Liberty Man Natural Nature Only Power Rule Superior Under Will]
The painting develops before my eyes, unfolding its surprises as it progresses. It is this which gives me the sense of complete liberty, and for this reason I am incapable of forming a plan or making a sketch beforehand. Yves Tanguy
[ Am Before Beforehand Complete Develops Eyes Forming Gives Incapable Liberty Making Painting Plan Progresses Reason Sense Sketch Surprises Unfolding Which]
The generation which lived through the Second World War is disappearing. Post-war generations see Europe's great achievements - liberty, peace and prosperity - as a given. Jan Peter Balkenende
[ Achievements Disappearing Europe Generation Generations Given Great Liberty Lived Peace Post-War Prosperity Second See Through War Which World]
A free spirit takes liberties even with liberty itself. Francis Picabia
[ Even Free Itself Liberties Liberty Spirit Takes]
Without Liberty, Law loses its nature and its name, and becomes oppression. Without Law, Liberty also loses its nature and its name, and becomes licentiousness. James Q. Wilson
[ Also Becomes Law Liberty Licentiousness Loses Name Nature Oppression Without]
At noon, on the Fourth of July, 1826, while the Liberty Bell was again sounding its old message to the people of Philadelphia, the soul of Thomas Jefferson passed on; and a few hours later John Adams entered into rest, with the name of his old friend upon his lips. Allen Johnson
[ Adams Again Bell Entered Few Fourth Friend His Hours Into Jefferson John July Later Liberty Lips Message Name Noon Old Passed Philadelphia Rest Soul Sounding Thomas Upon While]
Liberty, as it is conceived by current opinion, has nothing inherent about it; it is a sort of gift or trust bestowed on the individual by the state pending good behavior. Mary McCarthy
[ Behavior Bestowed Conceived Current Gift Good Individual Inherent Liberty Nothing Opinion Pending Sort State Trust]
We must have constantly present in our minds the difference between independence and liberty. Liberty is a right of doing whatever the laws permit, and if a citizen could do what they forbid he would no longer be possessed of liberty. Charles Louis de Secondat Montesquieu
[ Between Citizen Constantly Could Difference Doing Forbid Independence Laws Liberty Longer Minds Must Our Permit Possessed Present Right Whatever Would]
If one is going to err, one should err on the side of liberty and freedom. Kofi Annan
[ Err Freedom Going Liberty Should Side]
There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty. John Adams
[ Danger Endanger Free Government Liberty Living Man Maxim Men Only Ought Power Public Trust]
When we say that the persistence of competition is ensured by fate, we mean that individual freedom is so guaranteed. The one thing to which fate binds us is liberty. John Bates Clark
[ Binds Competition Ensured Fate Freedom Guaranteed Individual Liberty Mean Persistence Say Thing Us Which]
The splendid empire of Charles the Fifth was erected upon the grave of liberty. John Lothrop Motley
[ Charles Empire Erected Fifth Grave Liberty Splendid Upon]
But poets were not considered dangerous and they were advised to exercise self-censorship. At most, poets were requested not to write at all. I took advantage of this negative liberty. Eugenio Montale
[ Advantage Advised Considered Dangerous Exercise Liberty Most Negative Poets Requested Took Were Write]
Liberty is not the power of doing what we like, but the right to do what we ought. Lord Acton
[ Doing Liberty Ought Power Right]
Liberty is the most precious gift we offer our citizens. Tom Ridge
[ Citizens Gift Liberty Most Offer Our Precious]
You cannot have Liberty in this world without what you call Moral Virtue, and you cannot have Moral Virtue without the slavery of that half of the human race who hate what you call Moral Virtue. William Blake
[ Call Cannot Half Hate Human Liberty Moral Race Slavery Virtue Without World]
Rightful liberty is unobstructed action according to our will within limits drawn around us by the equal rights of others. I do not add 'within the limits of the law' because law is often but the tyrant's will, and always so when it violates the rights of the individual. Thomas Jefferson
[ According Action Add Always Around Because Drawn Equal Individual Law Liberty Limits Often Others Our Rightful Rights Tyrant Us Violates Will Within]
How I longed to see these things; how I longed to see the Liberty Bell and walk on the streets where Thomas Jefferson, Tom Paine and Benjamin Franklin had walked. Burl Ives
[ Bell Benjamin Franklin Had How Jefferson Liberty Longed Paine See Streets These Things Thomas Tom Walk Walked Where]
So what is so strange about saying I want Barack Obama to fail if his mission is to reconstruct and reform this nation so that capitalism and individual liberty are not its foundation? I want the country to survive. I want the country to succeed. Rush Limbaugh
[ Barack Capitalism Country Fail Foundation His Individual Liberty Mission Nation Obama Obama Reconstruct Reform Saying Strange Succeed Survive Want]
It is not necessary to argue to those for whom I write that the two great needs of mankind, that all men may be lifted up into the light of the highest Christian civilization, are, first, a pure, spiritual Christianity, and second, civil liberty. Josiah Strong
[ Argue Christian Christianity Civil Civilization First Great Highest Into Liberty Lifted Light Mankind May Men Necessary Needs Pure Second Spiritual Those Two Up Whom Write]
The known propensity of a democracy is to licentiousness which the ambitious call, and the ignorant believe to be liberty. Fisher Ames
[ Ambitious Believe Call Democracy Ignorant Known Liberty Licentiousness Propensity Which]
A superfluity of wealth, and a train of domestic slaves, naturally banish a sense of general liberty, and nourish the seeds of that kind of independence that usually terminates in aristocracy. Mercy Otis Warren
[ Aristocracy Banish Domestic General Independence Kind Liberty Naturally Nourish Seeds Sense Slaves Superfluity Train Usually Wealth]
The truth is that men are tired of liberty. Benito Mussolini
[ Liberty Men Tired Truth]
The liberty of the individual is no gift of civilization. It was greatest before there was any civilization. Sigmund Freud
[ Any Before Civilization Gift Greatest Individual Liberty]
The universe moves in the direction of Liberty. Michael Novak
[ Direction Liberty Moves Universe]
The condition upon which God hath given liberty to man is eternal vigilance. John Philpot Curran
[ Condition Eternal Given God Hath Liberty Man Upon Vigilance Which]
Our moneyed men have ruled us for the past thirty years. Under the flag of the slaveholder they hoped to destroy our liberty. Denis Kearney
[ Destroy Flag Hoped Liberty Men Moneyed Our Past Ruled Thirty Under Us Years]
Will you permit the sacred fire of liberty, brought by your fathers from the venerable temples of Britain, to be quenched and trodden out on the simple altars they have raised? Joseph Howe
[ Altars Britain Brought Fathers Fire Liberty Out Permit Quenched Raised Sacred Simple Temples Trodden Venerable Will Your]
Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army. Edward Everett Education
[ Army Better Education Liberty Safeguard Standing Than]
I had reasoned this out in my mind, there was one of two things I had a right to, liberty or death; if I could not have one, I would have the other. Harriet Tubman
[ Could Death Had Liberty Mind Other Out Reasoned Right Things Two Would]
If the evens of September 11, 2001, have proven anything, it's that the terrorists can attack us, but they can't take away what makes us American - our freedom, our liberty, our civil rights. No, only Attorney General John Ashcroft can do that. Jon Stewart
[ American Anything Ashcroft Attack Attorney Away Civil Evens Freedom General John Liberty Makes Only Our Proven Rights September Take Terrorists Us]
All share complicity in the destruction of that much under-rated phenomenon called liberty. Barbara Amiel
[ Called Complicity Destruction Liberty Much Phenomenon Share]
The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants. Thomas Jefferson
[ Blood Liberty Must Patriots Refreshed Time Tree Tyrants]
What they are saying is that I have to give up my liberty to live in a 'free country.' And that is just what the terrorists, socialists, and facists want. Christian H F Riley Government
[ freedom effort owner slave life government despots]
By liberty I mean the assurance that every man shall be protected in doing what he believes is his duty against the influence of authority and majorities, custom and opinion. John Acton
[ Against Assurance Authority Believes Custom Doing Duty Every His Influence Liberty Majorities Man Mean Opinion Protected Shall]
Liberty is the right to do what the law permits. Charles de Montesquieu
[ Law Liberty Permits Right]
I know my country has not perfected itself. At times, we've struggled to keep the promise of liberty and equality for all of our people. We've made our share of mistakes, and there are times when our actions around the world have not lived up to our best intentions. Barack Obama Equality
[ Actions Around Best Country Equality Intentions Itself Keep Know Liberty Lived Made Mistakes Our Perfected Promise Share Struggled Times Up World]
Among the natural rights of the colonists are these: First a right to life, secondly to liberty, and thirdly to property; together with the right to defend them in the best manner they can. Samuel Adams
[ Among Best Colonists Defend First Liberty Life Manner Natural Property Right Rights Secondly Them These Thirdly Together]
The ideology of capitalism makes us all into connoisseurs of liberty - of the indefinite expansion of possibility. Susan Sontag
[ Capitalism Expansion Ideology Indefinite Into Liberty Makes Possibility Us]
Among a people generally corrupt liberty cannot long exist. Edmund Burke
[ Among Cannot Corrupt Exist Generally Liberty Long]
I therefore beg that you would indulge me with the liberty of declining the arduous trust. Christopher Gadsden
[ Arduous Beg Declining Indulge Liberty Therefore Trust Would]
To suppose that any form of government will secure liberty or happiness without any virtue in the people, is a chimerical idea. James Madison
[ Any Chimerical Form Government Happiness Idea Liberty Secure Suppose Virtue Will Without]
It will appear evident upon attentive consideration that equality of intellectual and physical advantages is the only sure foundation of liberty, and that such equality may best, and perhaps only, be obtained by a union of interests and cooperation in labor. Francis Wright
[ Advantages Appear Attentive Best Consideration Cooperation Equality Evident Foundation Intellectual Interests Labor Liberty May Obtained Only Perhaps Physical Such Sure Union Upon Will]
Liberty lies in the hearts of men and women; when it dies there, no constitution, no law, no court can save it. Learned Hand
[ Constitution Court Dies Hearts Law Liberty Lies Men Save Women]
When liberty becomes license, dictatorship is near. Will Durant
[ Becomes Dictatorship Liberty License Near]
We have been taught to regard a representative of the people as a sentinel on the watch-tower of liberty. Daniel Webster
[ Been Liberty Regard Representative Sentinel Taught]
Our contest is not only whether we ourselves shall be free, but whether there shall be left to mankind an asylum on earth for civil and religious liberty. Samuel Adams
[ Asylum Civil Contest Earth Free Left Liberty Mankind Only Our Ourselves Religious Shall Whether]
As soon as liberty is complete it dies in anarchy. Will Durant
[ Anarchy Complete Dies Liberty Soon]
What a curious phenomenon it is that you can get men to die for the liberty of the world who will not make the little sacrifice that is needed to free themselves from their own individual bondage. Bruce Barton
[ Bondage Curious Die Free Get Individual Liberty Little Make Men Needed Own Phenomenon Sacrifice Their Themselves Will World]
The desire for liberty has also made itself felt as struggle against domestic tyranny or arbitrary rule. Emily Greene Balch
[ Against Also Arbitrary Desire Domestic Felt Itself Liberty Made Rule Struggle Tyranny]
If we really want liberty - if we really want liberty - then we need to go out and get it, we need to take it, because nobody is going to give it to us. And we need to do it now. Michael Badnarik
[ Because Get Give Go Going Liberty Need Nobody Now Out Really Take Then Us Want]
In this context, the church supports and favors every effort today to seek the full development of the personality of all human beings, and to promote their fundamental rights, their dignity and liberty. Claudio Hummes
[ Beings Church Context Development Dignity Effort Every Favors Full Fundamental Human Liberty Personality Promote Rights Seek Supports Their Today]
The selfless actions of these heroes have removed them from their families, businesses and homeland to fight, so that others may experience the liberty awaiting our troops upon safe return to America. Jim Walsh
[ Actions America Awaiting Businesses Experience Families Fight Heroes Homeland Liberty May Others Our Removed Return Safe Selfless Their Them These Troops Upon]
When men yield up the privilege of thinking, the last shadow of liberty quits the horizon. Thomas Paine
[ Horizon Last Liberty Men Privilege Quits Shadow Thinking Up Yield]
What, Sir, is the use of a militia? It is to prevent the establishment of a standing army, the bane of liberty. Whenever governments mean to invade the rights and liberties of the people, they always attempt to destroy the militia, in order to raise an army upon their ruins. Elbridge Gerry
[ Always Army Attempt Bane Destroy Establishment Governments Invade Liberties Liberty Mean Militia Order Prevent Raise Rights Ruins Sir Standing Their Upon Use Whenever]
I claim for Canada this, that in future Canada shall be at liberty to act or not act, to interfere or not interfere, to do just as she pleases, and that she shall reserve to herself the right to judge whether or not there is cause for her to act. Wilfrid Laurier
[ Act Canada Cause Claim Future Her Herself Interfere Judge Just Liberty Pleases Reserve Right Shall She Whether]
Left-wing politicians take away your liberty in the name of children and of fighting poverty, while right-wing politicians do it in the name of family values and fighting drugs. Either way, government gets bigger and you become less free. Harry Browne
[ Away Become Bigger Children Either Family Fighting Free Gets Government Left-Wing Less Liberty Name Politicians Poverty Right-Wing Take Values Way While Your]
Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal. Abraham Lincoln Equality
[ Ago Brought Conceived Continent Created Dedicated Equal Fathers Forth Liberty Men Nation New Our Proposition Seven Years]
Liberty is not merely a privilege to be conferred; it is a habit to be acquired. David Lloyd George
[ Acquired Conferred Habit Liberty Merely Privilege]
It behooves every man who values liberty of conscience for himself, to resist invasions of it in the case of others: or their case may, by change of circumstances, become his own. Thomas Jefferson
[ Become Behooves Case Change Circumstances Conscience Every Himself His Invasions Liberty Man May Others Own Resist Their Values]
Men who are scandalized at the lack of freedom in Russia do not ask themselves how real is liberty among the poor, the weak, and the ignorant in capitalist society. Emily Greene Balch
[ Among Ask Capitalist Freedom How Ignorant Lack Liberty Men Poor Real Russia Society Themselves Weak]
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. Anna Howard Shaw
[ Brought Enlarged Forms Free Good Government Liberties Liberty Monarchical Schools States Superior Their Then Under United Up Women]
I sometimes think that the price of liberty is not so much eternal vigilance as eternal dirt. George Orwell
[ Dirt Eternal Liberty Much Price Sometimes Think Vigilance]
Arbitrary power is most easily established on the ruins of liberty abused to licentiousness. George Washington
[ Abused Arbitrary Easily Established Liberty Licentiousness Most Power Ruins]
Seek freedom and become captive of your desires. Seek discipline and find your liberty. Frank Herbert History
[ Become Captive Desires Discipline Find Freedom Liberty Seek Your]
It is a clear truth that those who every day barter away other men's liberty will soon care little for their own. James Otis
[ Away Barter Care Clear Day Every Liberty Little Men Other Own Soon Their Those Truth Will]
We are all of us the worse for too much liberty. Terence
[ Liberty Much Too Us Worse]
I have watched patients stand and gaze longingly toward the city they in all likelihood will never enter again. It means liberty and life; it seems so near, and yet heaven is not further from hell. Nellie Bly
[ Again City Enter Further Gaze Heaven Hell Liberty Life Likelihood Means Near Never Patients Seems Stand Toward Watched Will Yet]
I am often reminded that the wellspring of Vermont liberty flows from Main Street, not State Street. James H. Douglas
[ Am Flows Liberty Main Often Reminded State Street Vermont Wellspring]
For more than two centuries, the defenders of liberty have put their lives on the line, because they have known that we cannot take our freedoms for granted. Virgil Goode
[ Because Cannot Centuries Defenders Freedoms Granted Known Liberty Line Lives More Our Put Take Than Their Two]
In time, all of Korea will be united in liberty. Richard Perle
[ Korea Liberty Time United Will]
Now they have come to the place where their faith can no longer feed on the bread of repression and violence. They ask for the bread of liberty, of public equality, and public responsibility. It must not be denied them. Mordecai Wyatt Johnson
[ Ask Bread Come Denied Equality Faith Feed Liberty Longer Must Now Place Public Repression Responsibility Their Them Violence Where]
Humanism was not wrong in thinking that truth, beauty, liberty, and equality are of infinite value, but in thinking that man can get them for himself without grace. Simone Weil
[ Beauty Equality Get Grace Himself Humanism Infinite Liberty Man Them Thinking Truth Value Without Wrong]
The right of such control is already admitted by the State Socialists, though they maintain that, as a matter of fact, the individual would be allowed a much larger liberty than he now enjoys. Benjamin Tucker
[ Admitted Allowed Already Control Enjoys Fact Individual Larger Liberty Maintain Matter Much Now Right Socialists State Such Than Though Would]
Not observation of a duty but liberty itself is the pledge that assures fidelity. Ellen Key
[ Assures Duty Fidelity Itself Liberty Observation Pledge]
I know not what others may choose but, as for me, give me liberty or give me death. Patrick Henry
[ Choose Death Give Know Liberty May Others]
Americans want our leaders to defend our values, our culture, our legacy of liberty and our way of life, not apologize. Christine O'Donnell
[ Americans Apologize Culture Defend Leaders Legacy Liberty Life Our Values Want Way]
This young century will be liberty's century. George W. Bush
[ Century Liberty Will Young]
Liberty may be endangered by the abuse of liberty, but also by the abuse of power. James Madison
[ Abuse Also Endangered Liberty May Power]
Give me liberty or give me death. Patrick Henry
[ Death Give Liberty]
To force a man to pay for the violation of his own liberty is indeed an addition of insult to injury. Benjamin Tucker
[ Addition Force His Indeed Injury Insult Liberty Man Own Pay Violation]
If technology has finally caught up with individual liberty, why would anyone who loves freedom want to rethink that? Matt Drudge
[ Anyone Caught Finally Freedom Individual Liberty Loves Rethink Technology Up Want Why Would]
For now more than ever, we must keep in the forefront of our minds the fact that whenever we take away the liberties of those we hate, we are opening the way to loss of liberty for those we love. Wendell Willkie
[ Away Ever Fact Forefront Hate Keep Liberties Liberty Loss Love Minds More Must Now Opening Our Take Than Those Way Whenever]
If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear. George Orwell
[ Anything Hear Liberty Means Right Tell Want]
Today is a celebration of hope for the Iraqi people. The Iraqi people can now take control of their government and their future by creating a society that protects the rights endowed to us by our creator - life, liberty and freedom. Jim DeMint
[ Celebration Control Creating Creator Endowed Freedom Future Government Hope Iraqi Liberty Life Now Our Protects Rights Society Take Their Today Us]
I believe our flag is more than just cloth and ink. It is a universally recognized symbol that stands for liberty, and freedom. It is the history of our nation, and it's marked by the blood of those who died defending it. John Thune
[ Believe Blood Cloth Defending Died Flag Freedom History Ink Just Liberty Marked More Nation Our Recognized Stands Symbol Than Those Universally]
NAFTA and GATT have about as much to do with free trade as the Patriot Act has to do with liberty. Michael Badnarik
[ Act Free Liberty Much Nafta Patriot Trade]
A mind at liberty to reflect on its own observations, if it produce nothing useful to the world, seldom fails of entertainment to itself. George Berkeley
[ Entertainment Fails Itself Liberty Mind Nothing Observations Own Produce Reflect Seldom Useful World]
Toleration and liberty are the foundations of a great republic. Frank Lloyd Wright
[ Foundations Great Liberty Republic Toleration]
Equality is the soul of liberty; there is, in fact, no liberty without it. Frances Wright Equality
[ Equality Fact Liberty Soul Without]
Perhaps it is a universal truth that the loss of liberty at home is to be charged to provisions against danger, real or pretended, from abroad. James Madison
[ Abroad Against Charged Danger Home Liberty Loss Perhaps Pretended Provisions Real Truth Universal]
Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect everyone who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are inevitably ruined. Patrick Henry
[ Approaches Attention Downright Everyone Force Give Guard Inevitably Jealous Jewel Liberty Nothing Preserve Public Ruined Suspect Unfortunately Up Whenever Will]
Give me liberty or a bran muffin! Colin Mochrie
[ Give Liberty Muffin]
Enslave the liberty of but one human being and the liberties of the world are put in peril. William Lloyd Garrison
[ Being Enslave Human Liberties Liberty Peril Put World]
But freedom, liberty, is an attribute of the soul and it may exist even when the body is in bondage. Ralph A. Cram
[ Attribute Body Bondage Even Exist Freedom Liberty May Soul]
Liberty is the only thing you can't have unless you give it to others. William Allen White
[ Give Liberty Only Others Thing Unless]
Liberty, when it begins to take root, is a plant of rapid growth. George Washington
[ Begins Growth Liberty Plant Rapid Root Take]
The right of conscience and private judgment is unalienable, and it is truly the interest of all mankind to unite themselves into one body for the liberty, free exercise, and unmolested enjoyment of this right. Ezra Stiles
[ Body Conscience Enjoyment Exercise Free Interest Into Judgment Liberty Mankind Private Right Themselves Truly Unalienable Unite]
The hate of men will pass, and dictators die, and the power they took from the people will return to the people. And so long as men die, liberty will never perish. Charlie Chaplin
[ Dictators Die Hate Liberty Long Men Never Pass Perish Power Return Took Will]
Empire and liberty. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Empire Liberty]
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than those attending too small a degree of it. Thomas Jefferson
[ Attending Degree Exposed Inconveniences Liberty Much Rather Small Than Those Too Would]
God grants liberty only to those who love it, and are always ready to guard and defend it. Daniel Webster
[ Always Defend God Grants Guard Liberty Love Only Ready Those]
Whether in chains or in laurels, liberty knows nothing but victories. Douglas MacArthur History
[ Chains Knows Laurels Liberty Nothing Victories Whether]
Liberty means responsibility. That's why most men dread it. Antonio de Mendoza
[ Dread Liberty Means Men Most Responsibility Why]
It is a fair summary of history to say that the safeguards of liberty have been forged in controversies involving not very nice people. Felix Frankfurter
[ Been Controversies Fair Forged History Involving Liberty Nice Safeguards Say Summary Very]
Our common liberty is consecrated by a common sorrow. George William Curtis
[ Common Consecrated Liberty Our Sorrow]
Inequality is as dear to the American heart as liberty itself. William Dean Howells
[ American Dear Heart Inequality Itself Liberty]
I want children, but at the moment the liberty I have now finally, has a far too high value. Gabriela Sabatini
[ Children Far Finally High Liberty Moment Now Too Value Want]
The revolutionary government is the despotism of liberty against tyranny. Georg Buchner
[ Against Despotism Government Liberty Revolutionary Tyranny]
The higher your station, the less your liberty. Sallust
[ Higher Less Liberty Station Your]
A jealous lover of human liberty, deeming it the absolute condition of all that we admire and respect in humanity, I reverse the phrase of Voltaire, and say that, if God really existed, it would be necessary to abolish him. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Abolish Absolute Admire Condition Existed God Him Human Humanity Jealous Liberty Lover Necessary Phrase Really Respect Reverse Say Voltaire Would]
The Western world, the free world, loses what it cherishes most, and that is freedom and liberty we've seen for a couple of hundred years in this grand experiment that we call democracy. Tommy Franks
[ Call Cherishes Couple Democracy Experiment Free Freedom Grand Hundred Liberty Loses Most Seen Western World Years]
The moral and constitutional obligations of our representatives in Washington are to protect our liberty, not coddle the world, precipitating no-win wars, while bringing bankruptcy and economic turmoil to our people. Ron Paul
[ Bankruptcy Bringing Constitutional Economic Liberty Moral No-Win Obligations Our Protect Representatives Turmoil Wars Washington While World]
Show me the country that has no strikes and I'll show you the country in which there is no liberty. Samuel Gompers
[ Country Liberty Show Strikes Which]
The People have a right to the Truth as they have a right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. Frank Norris
[ Happiness Liberty Life Pursuit Right Truth]
The shallow consider liberty a release from all law, from every constraint. The wise man sees in it, on the contrary, the potent Law of Laws. Walt Whitman
[ Consider Constraint Contrary Every Law Laws Liberty Man Potent Release Sees Shallow Wise]
Too much liberty corrupts us all. Terence
[ Corrupts Liberty Much Too Us]
There are men who strike at liberty under the term licentiousness. Jonathan Mayhew
[ Liberty Licentiousness Men Strike Term Under]
By nature all men are equal in liberty, but not in other endowments. Thomas Aquinas
[ Endowments Equal Liberty Men Nature Other]
It appears first, that liberty is a natural, and government an adventitious right, because all men were originally free. Thomas Clarkson
[ Appears Because First Free Government Liberty Men Natural Originally Right Were]
The American flag is an enduring symbol of liberty, democracy, and justice. It is fitting that the House act to protect it as we approach our nation's birthday, and as our men and women in uniform rally behind it in Iraq's battlefields. Joe Barton
[ Act American Approach Battlefields Behind Birthday Democracy Enduring Fitting Flag House Iraq Justice Liberty Men Nation Our Protect Rally Symbol Uniform Women]
Our defense is in the preservation of the spirit which prizes liberty as a heritage of all men, in all lands, everywhere. Destroy this spirit and you have planted the seeds of despotism around your own doors. Abraham Lincoln
[ Around Defense Despotism Destroy Doors Everywhere Heritage Lands Liberty Men Our Own Planted Preservation Prizes Seeds Spirit Which Your]
The ultimate end of all revolutionary social change is to establish the sanctity of human life, the dignity of man, the right of every human being to liberty and well-being. Emma Goldman
[ Being Change Dignity End Establish Every Human Liberty Life Man Revolutionary Right Sanctity Social Ultimate Well-Being]
The need of expansion is as genuine an instinct in man as the need in a plant for the light, or the need in man himself for going upright. The love of liberty is simply the instinct in man for expansion. Matthew Arnold
[ Expansion Genuine Going Himself Instinct Liberty Light Love Man Need Plant Simply Upright]
I do believe very much in the idea of unexpected or "convulsive" beauty - beauty in the service of liberty. Jeff Vandermeer
[ Beauty Believe Convulsive Idea Liberty Much Service Unexpected Very]
The planter, the farmer, the mechanic, and the laborer... form the great body of the people of the United States, they are the bone and sinew of the country men who love liberty and desire nothing but equal rights and equal laws. Andrew Jackson
[ Body Bone Country Desire Equal Farmer Form Great Laborer Laws Liberty Love Mechanic Men Nothing Planter Rights Sinew States United]
But such is the irresistable nature of truth, that all it asks, and all it wants is the liberty of appearing. Thomas Paine
[ Appearing Asks Liberty Nature Such Truth Wants]
Realizing that they can't get their agenda across: against religious liberty, against a culture of life, they can't get those issues across through the legislature, as people respond and their elected officials represent them, so they attempt to do it through the courts. Rod Parsley
[ Across Against Agenda Attempt Courts Culture Elected Get Issues Legislature Liberty Life Officials Realizing Religious Represent Respond Their Them Those Through]