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Freedom lies in being bold

“Freedom is the open window through which pours the sunlight of the human spirit and human dignity.” – Herbert Hoover

“This, then, is the state of the union: free and restless, growing and full of hope. So it was in the beginning. So it shall always be, while God is willing, and we are strong enough to keep the faith.” – Lyndon B. Johnson

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

“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

“Freedom is not the right to live as we please, but the right to find how we ought to live in order to fulfill our potential.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Freedom – to walk free and own no superior.” – Walt Whitman

“My liberty depends on you being free, too.” – Barack Obama

“I would like to be remembered as a person who wanted to be free… so other people would be also free.” – Rosa Parks

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

“No man is good enough to govern another man without his consent.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Freedom lies in being bold.” – Robert Frost

“Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life.” – Bob Marley

“Education is the key to unlock the golden door to freedom.” – George Washington Carver

“Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

“In the last analysis, our only freedom is the freedom to discipline ourselves.” – Bernard Baruch

“The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.” – Baruch Spinoza

“Everyone has oceans to fly, if they have the heart to do it. Is it reckless? Maybe. But what do dreams know of boundaries?” – Amelia Earhart

“Strong. You can do anything. You can go anywhere.” – Christopher McCandless 

“Don’t think in terms of comfort; think in terms of freedom. Don’t think in terms of safety, think in terms of being more alive. And the only way to be more alive is to live dangerously, is to risk, is to go on an adventure.” – Rajneesh

“The test of democracy is freedom of criticism.” – David Ben-Gurion

“To choose a good book, look in an inquisitor’s prohibited list.” – John Aikin

“Imagine a world in which we are all enlightened by objective truths rather than offended by them.” – Neil deGrasse Tyson

“There is a fine line between censorship and good taste and moral responsibility.” – Steven Spielberg

“Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too.” – Voltaire

“Through discipline comes freedom.” – Aristotle

“Activism is the rent I pay for living on this planet.” – Alice Walker

“As far as your self-control goes, as far goes your freedom.” – Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

“Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you’re a man, you take it.” – Malcolm X

“The more you are relied on, the more freedom you have.” – Robert Greene

“Decision is a risk rooted in the courage of being free.” – Paul Tillich

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