Posts Tagged ‘free’

Quote of the day, Nov. 6

November 6, 2017

James A. Garfield, on the truth

“The truth will set you free, but first it will make you miserable.”

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Quote of the day, July 4

July 4, 2017

Carl Schurz, on freedom

“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.”

Quote of the day, April 23

April 23, 2017

Franz Kakfa, from The Trial

“It’s often safer to be in chains than to be free.”

Quote of the day, April 21

April 21, 2017

William Faulkner, from Essays, Speeches & Public Letters

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

Quote of the day, Jan. 9

January 9, 2016

Eric Hoffer, on imitation

“When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other.”

Quote of the day, Jan. 16

January 16, 2014

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., on human freedom (1959)

“Man is man because he is free to operate within the framework of his destiny. He is free to deliberate, to make decisions, and to choose between alternatives. (more…)