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Freedom and love go together

“For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.” – Nelson Mandela

“I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.”

“Only the educated are free.” –  Epictetus

“Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau

“Without freedom there can be no morality.” – Carl Jung

“Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.” –  Voltaire

“Freedom is dearer than bread or joy.” – Jessie E. Sampter

“You can do anything you decide to do.” – Amelia Earhart

“The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off.” – Gloria Steinem

“A free race cannot be born of slave mothers.” – Margaret Sanger

“Nobody’s free until everybody’s free.” – Fannie Lou Hamer

“We are not rich by what we possess but by what we can do without.” – Immanuel Kant 

“Liberty, taking the word in its concrete sense, consists in the ability to choose.” – Simone Weil

“Absolute freedom mocks at justice. Absolute justice denies freedom.” – Albert Camus

“This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those alone who conquer them each day anew.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“No man can put a chain about the ankle of his fellow man without at last finding the other end fastened about his own neck.” –  Frederick Douglass

“Most will give up an acre of freedom for a closet of security.” – Dr. Idel Dreimer

“Is freedom anything else than the right to live as we wish? Nothing else.” – Epictetus

“He that cannot obey, cannot command.” – Benjamin Franklin

“The price of freedom is loneliness. To be happy is to be tied.” – C.S. Lewis

“We must be willing to pay a price for freedom.” – H. L. Mencken

“Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty.” – Wendell Phillips

“Seek freedom and become captive of your desires. Seek discipline and find your liberty.” – Frank Herbert

“Discipline is wisdom and vice versa.” – M. Scott Peck

“A man can be himself only so long as he is alone, and if he does not love solitude, he will not love freedom, for it is only when he is alone that he is really free.” – Arthur Schopenhauer

“Freedom and love go together. Love is not a reaction. If I love you because you love me, that is mere trade, a thing to be bought in the market; it is not love. To love is not to ask anything in return, not even to feel that you are giving something- and it is only such love that can know freedom.” – Jiddu Krishnamurti

“The lure of flying is the lure of beauty.” – Amelia Earhart

“Think before you desire a thing. There is every possibility that it will be fulfilled, and then you will suffer.” – Osho

“Meditation is nothing but enjoying your beautiful aloneness. Celebrating yourself; that’s what meditation is all about.” – Osho

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