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He who is brave is free.

Author: Seneca (4 B.C. 65 A.D.)

Profession: Spanish-born Roman Statesman, philosopher

Freedom is not being a slave to any circumstance, to any constraint, to any chance; it means compelling Fortune to enter the lists on equal terms.

Author: Seneca (4 B.C. 65 A.D.)

Profession: Spanish-born Roman Statesman, philosopher

The bigger the information media, the less courage and freedom they allow. Bigness means weakness.

Author: Eric Sevareid (1912-1992)

Profession: American Broadcast Journalist

They want to be free and they do not know how to be just.

Author: Abbe Sieyes

Profession:

By the will art thou lost, by the will art thou found, by the will art thou free, captive, and bound.

Author: Angelus Silesius

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Only that thing is free which exists by the necessities of its own nature, and is determined in its actions by itself alone.

Author: Baruch (1632-1677)

Profession: Benedict de Spinoza, Dutch Philosopher and Theologian

Freedom is not an ideal, it is not even a protection, if it means nothing more than freedom to stagnate, to live without dreams, to have no greater aim than a second car and another television set.

Author: Adlai E. Stevenson (1900-1965)

Profession: American Lawyer, Politician

A hungry man is not a free man.

Author: Adlai E. Stevenson (1900-1965)

Profession: American Lawyer, Politician

We have confused the free with the free and easy.

Author: Adlai E. Stevenson (1900-1965)

Profession: American Lawyer, Politician

Every emancipation has in it the seeds of a new slavery, and every truth easily becomes a lie.

Author: I. F. Stone (1907-1989)

Profession: American Author

Bondage is... subjection to external influences and internal negative thoughts and attitudes.

Author: W. Clement Stone (1902)

Profession: American Businessman, Author

Emancipation from the bondage of the soil is no freedom for the tree.

Author: Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941)

Profession: Indian Poet, Philosopher

We gain freedom when we have paid the full price...

Author: Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941)

Profession: Indian Poet, Philosopher

We are all of us the worse for too much liberty.

Author: Terence

Profession: Roman Writer of Comedies

Freedom is knowing who you really are.

Author: Linda Thomson

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