Freedom, morality, and the human dignity of the individual consists precisely in this; that he does good not because he is forced to do so, but because he freely conceives it, wants it, and loves it.
No society can possibly be built on a denial of individual freedom.
American movies and music deliver themes of freedom, innocence, and power that appeal to others - partly because America itself was put together out of a multiplicity of national traditions.
He's a great athlete. He can play multiple positions, he can throw and run. As the quarterback, he has the most freedom. He can do what he pleases with the football, as long as he does it within the offense.
All of us, from time to time, need a plunge into freedom and novelty, after which routine and discipline will seem delightful by contrast.
Politics is the art of achieving the maximum amount of freedom for individuals that is consistent with the maintenance of social order.
The right to be let alone is indeed the beginning of all freedom.
Underlying most arguments against the free market is a lack of belief in freedom itself.
But the freedom that they fought for, and the country grand they wrought for,
Is their monument to-day and for aye.
But the freedom that they fought for, and the country grand they wrought for, Is their monument to-day, and for aye.
America's Veterans have served their country with the belief that democracy and freedom are ideals to be upheld around the world.
A loving relationship is one in which the loved one is free to be himself to laugh with me, but never at me; to cry with me, but never because of me; to love life, to love himself, to love being loved. Such a relationship is based upon freedom and can never grow in a jealous heart.
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
Freedom of religion, freedom of the press, freedom of person under the protection of the habeas corpus; and trial by juries impartially selected, - these principles form the bright constellation which has gone before us
Ask the first man you meet what he means by defending freedom, and he'll tell you privately he means defending the standard of living.
You can only protect your liberties in this world by protecting the other man's freedom.
Freedom of the person under the protection of habeas corpus. I deem one of the essential principles of our government.
Solitude is a heady wine that intoxicates you with freedom.
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.
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.
True human goodness, in all its purity and freedom, can come to the fore only when its recipient has no power.
The freedom of the city is not negotiable. We cannot negotiate with those who say, "What's mine is mine and what's yours is negotiable."
Between stimulus and response, there is a space. In that space lies our freedom and power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and happiness.
And he moved the tyranny and suppression of freedom to his own country, and they called it the Patriot Act under the disguise of fighting terrorism.
The insistence of the Danish government to refrain from apologizing and its refusal to punish the criminals and take action to prevent this crime from being repeated... shows that the notions of freedom of speech have no roots, especially when it comes to Muslims.