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Freedom means the opportunity to be what we never thought we would be 

“What country can preserve its liberties if its rulers are not warned from time to time that their people preserve the spirit of resistance? Let them take arms.” – Thomas Jefferson

“Freedom means the opportunity to be what we never thought we would be.” – Daniel J. Boorstin

“Liberty, when it begins to take root, is a plant of rapid growth.” – George Washington

“We anarchists do not want to emancipate the people; we want the people to emancipate themselves.” – Errico Malatesta

“Everything can be taken from a man but… the last of the human freedoms – to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.” – Victor Frankl



“The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom and benefit.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.” –  William Faulkner

“Man is condemned to be free; because once thrown into the world, he is responsible for everything he does.” – Jean-Paul Sartre

“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

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


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

“Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.” – John F. Kennedy

“Those who do not move, do not notice their chains.” – Rosa Luxemburg

“Live free or die: Death is not the worst of evils.” –  General John Stark

“Be – don’t try to become.” – Osho


“When you come to the point where you have no need to impress anybody, your freedom will begin.” – Unknown

“Freedom is never free. It requires risk taking.” – Nassim Nicholas Taleb

“Freedom is not the absence of commitments, but the ability to choose and to commit ourselves to our goals and values.” – Paulo Coelho

“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.” – Charles Kingsley

“I value freedom above anything else. Freedom to do what I want, freedom from not doing what I don’t want to do, and freedom from my own reactions and emotions… things that may disturb my peace.” – Naval Ravikant


“We gain freedom when we have paid the full price.” – Rabindranath Tagore

“One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.” – Leonardo da Vinci

“He who has overcome his fears will truly be free.” – Aristotle

“That side of our existence whose direction is towards the infinite seeks not wealth, but freedom and joy.” – Rabindranath Tagore

“Man must be disciplined, for he is by nature raw and wild.” – Immanuel Kant


“Rule your mind or it will rule you.” – Horace

“Him that I love, I wish to be free – even from me.” – Anne Morrow Linbergh

“I wish that every human life might be pure transparent freedom.” – Simone de Beauvoir

“If you’re always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be.” – Maya Angelou

“Love does not claim possession but gives freedom.” – Rabindranath Tagore

“The amount of happiness that you have depends on the amount of freedom you have in your heart.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

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