Freedom

«No man will ever be whole and dignified and free except in the knowledge that the men around him are whole and dignified and free, and that the world itself is free of contempt and misuse.»

Wendell Berry


«It is time someone put in a good word for the petite bourgeoise. Unlike the working class and capitalists, who have never lack for spokespersons, the petite bourgeoise rarely, if ever, speaks for itself.»

James C. Scott


«Understand your power. Live dangerously. Live fearlessly. Cower before no earthly master. Know yourself. Live truthfully. Live freely. Be yourself. Love yourself.»

Bryant McGill


«The best way to destroy the decrepit is to build the glorious.»

Stefan Molyneux


«Různí vůdcové použÃ­vali až příliÅ¡ často heslo, že vedou svůj lid do boje za svobodu, zatímco ve skutečnosti ho chtěli zotročit. Že žádný slib neoslovuje člověka mocněji, dokazuje i to, že i vůdci, kteří chtějí svobodu potlačit, považují za nutné ji slibovat.»

Erich Fromm


«I define anarchist society as one where there is no legal possibility for coercive aggression against the person or property of any individual.»

Murray N. Rothbard


«Considering he was neither priest nor scholar, the young man gave sensible, thoughtful replies -- the more so, perhaps, for being untrained, for he had not learned what he should believe or should not believe. Present a statement to him in flagrant contradiction to all Christian doctrine and he could be persuaded to agree on its good sense, unless he remembered it was the sort of thing of which pyres are made for the incautious.»

Iain Pears


«It's dangerous to tell the truth, truth without power is always dangerous. And we should fight! Freedom's not an idea, it's a passion! If you haven't got it you fight like a fish out of water fighting for air!»

Edward Bond


«Why should the constitution of a peaceful individual hold less weight than the constitution of a nation?»

Joshua Emmet


«Besides, a life without freedom to choose is not worth having.»

Alasdair Gray


«I am in everything that stands for justice and the natural rights of free men everywhere.I am American Amaranth»

J.R. Ortiz


«The American people are free to do exactly what they are told.»

Ward Churchill


«Your mind will enchain you. Your heart will set you free»

Rasheed Ogunlaru


«Labor in the white skin can never free itself as long as labor in the black skin is branded.»

Karl Marx


«People have the right to call themselves whatever they like. That doesn't bother me. It's other people doing the calling that bothers me.»

Octavia E. Butler


«Government should never be able to do anything you can't do. If you can't steal from your neighbor, you can't send the government to steal for you.»

Ron Paul


«When you realize that the feeling you have — is — the response you choose, you are free in that moment.»

Bryant McGill


«A tax-supported, compulsory educational system is the complete model of the totalitarian state.»

Isabel Paterson


«Montrose decided then and there that a full library, one made of old-fashioned paper books with bindings, the kind that cannot be electronically re-edited by anonymous lines of hidden code, was just as much a necessity for a free man as a shooting iron or a printing press.»

John C. Wright


«Collecting gold and silver is like collecting your freedom, one ounce at a time.
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Jarod Kintz


«Rena noticed me watching it pass. 'You think they don't got problem?' Rena said. 'Everybody got problem. You got me, they got insurance, house payment, Preparation H.' She smiled, baring the part between her two upper teeth. 'We are the free birds. They want to be us.»

Janet Fitch


«Without Revolutionary theory, there can be no Revolutionary Movement.»

Vladimir Ilich Lenin


«Real joy means immediate expansion. If we experience pure joy, immediately our heart expands. We feel that we are flying in the divine freedom-sky. The entire length and breadth of the world becomes ours, not for us to rule over, but as an expansion of our consciousness. We become reality and vastness.»

Sri Chinmoy


«No one could ever truly be free as long as they loved, and life wasn't worth living without love. So freedom? Overrated.»

Gena Showalter


«My definition of a free society is a society where it is safe to be unpopular.»

Adlai E. Stevenson II


«You must go further than I did," Nedra said. "You know that."»

James Salter


«believe me when i say this.»

Sanober Khan


«Liberation, I guess, is everybody getting what they think they want, without knowing the whole truth. Or in other words, liberation finally amounts to being free from things we don't like in order to be enslaved by things we approve of. Here's to the eternal tandem.»

Robert Fulghum


«Let me be me, or let me be.»

Anthony Liccione


«Remember meditation is an active, deep remembrance, and that is discernment. Wherever you go, wherever you are, whatever you're doing, remember to utilize discernment so that you can hear and sense and feel the vibration of love rather than the vibration of illusion.»

Tony Samara