For a people who are free, and who mean to remain so, a well organized and armed militia is their best security.
When one has the feeling of dislike for evil, when one feels tranquil, one finds pleasure in listening to good teachings; when one has these feelings and appreciates them, one is free of fear.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
People demand freedom of speech to make up for the freedom of thought which they avoid.
Freedom of speech is useless without freedom of thought.
Without Freedom of thought, there can be no such Thing as Wisdom; and no such thing as public Liberty, without Freedom of speech
Freedom of speech and freedom of action are meaningless without freedom to think. And there is no freedom of thought without doubt.
A state that suppresses all freedom of speech, and which by imposing the most terrible punishments, treats each and every attempt at criticism, however morally justified, and every suggestion for improvement as plotting to high treason, is a state that breaks an unwritten law.
On this Veterans Day, let us remember the service of our veterans, and let us renew our national promise to fulfill our sacred obligations to our veterans and their families who have sacrificed so much so that we can live free.
Happy he who far from business, like the primitive are of mortals, cultivates with his own oxen the fields of his fathers, free from all anxieties of gain.
It is very difficult for people to believe the simple fact that every persecutor was once a victim. Yet it should be very obvious that someone who was allowed to feel free and strong from childhood does not have the need to humiliate another person.
A person needs a little madness, or else they never dare cut the rope and be free.
Hunting hawks do not belong in cages, no matter how much a man covets their grace, no matter how golden the bars. They are far more beautiful soaring free. Heartbreakingly beautiful.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
He who is brave is free
Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't
own it, but you can use it. You can't keep
it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it
you can never get it back.
Decision is a risk rooted in the courage of being free.
You can only protect your liberties in this world by protecting the other man's freedom. You can only be free if I am free.
The average man does not want to be free. He simply wants to be safe.
If we do not believe in freedom of speech for those we despise we do not believe in it at all.
He who is brave is free.
There is no such thing as a little freedom. Either you are all free, or you are not free.
There are two freedoms - the false, where a man is free to do what he likes; the true, where he is free to do what he ought.
We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.
Freedom is never free.