Freedom Sayings

Some Freedom Quotes and Sayings for your mind.

We have freedom but but have have lots to ask for. Lyndon B. Johnson put it best when he said, “Freedom is not enough.”

“They who would give up an essential liberty for temporary security, deserve neither liberty or security.” ~ Benjamin Franklin

“While we are free to choose our actions, we are not free to choose the consequences of our actions.”~ Stephen R. Covey

“The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.” ~ Albert Camus quotes

“He who is brave is free.”~ Seneca quotes

“Freedom is hammered out on the anvil of discussion, dissent, and debate.”~ Hubert H. Humphrey

“My fellow citizens of the world: ask not what America will do for you, but what together we can do for the freedom of man.”~John F kennedy

“What then is freedom? The power to live as one wishes.”~ Cicero

“The man who trades freedom for security does not deserve nor will he ever receive either. ” ~Benjamin Franklin

“History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid.”~ Dwight D. Eisenhower

“If you want to be free, there is but one way; it is to guarantee an equally full measure of liberty to all your neighbors. There is no other.”~ Carl Shurz

“Freedom is not a gift bestowed upon us by other men, but a right that belongs to us by the laws of God and nature.” ~Benjamin Franklin

“History does not teach fatalism. There are moments when the will of a handful of free men breaks through determinism and opens up new roads.” ~Charles de Gaulle

“The secret of happiness is freedom. The secret of freedom is courage.”~ Greek philosopher Thucydides

“The patriot’s blood is the seed of Freedom’s tree.” ~Thomas Campbell

“Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.” ~Abraham Lincoln

“Freedom in general may be defined as the absence of obstacles to the realization of desires” ~Bertrand Russell quotes

“Freedom is the last, best hope of earth.”~ Abraham Lincoln

While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State. “~ Vladimir Lenin

“For what avail the plough or sail, or land or life, if freedom fail?” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

5 thoughts on “Freedom Sayings

  1. The fact, in short, is that freedom, to be meaningful in an organized society must consist of an amalgam of hierarchy of freedoms and restraints. ~Samuel Hendel

    He that would make his own liberty secure, must guard even his enemy from opposition; for if he violates this duty he establishes a precedent that will reach himself. ~Thomas Paine

  2. King on

    History does not teach fatalism. There are moments when the will of a handful of free men breaks through determinism and opens up new roads. ~Charles de Gaulle

    Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and refreshed – else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots, it will wither and die. ~Dwight D. Eisenhower

  3. freedom on

    Freedom is first of all a responsibility before the God from whom we come.(Alan Keyes)

  4. dennis on

    I’ve always thought it was attributed to JFK. My daughter wrote an elementary school essay on this theme.

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