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Freedom means you are unobstructed in living your life as you choose. Anything less is a form of slavery.

Author: Wayne Dyer (1940)

Profession: American Psychotherapist, Author, Lecturer

There is nothing more wonderful than freedom of speech.

Author: Ilya G. Ehrenburg (1891-1967)

Profession: Ukrainian Writer

Only our individual faith in freedom can keep us free.

Author: Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969)

Profession: Thirty-fourth President of the USA

History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid.

Author: Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969)

Profession: Thirty-fourth President of the USA

Liberty is a different kind of pain from prison.

Author: T. S. Eliot (1888-1965)

Profession: American-born British Poet, Critic

For what avail the plough or sail, Or land or life, if freedom fail?

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

So far as a person thinks; they are free.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Liberty is slow fruit. It is never cheap; it is made difficult because freedom is the accomplishment and perfectness of man.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Nothing is more disgusting than the crowing about liberty by slaves, as most men are, and the flippant mistaking for freedom of some paper preamble like a Declaration of Independence, or the statute right to vote, by those who have never dared to think or to act.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Freedom is the right to live as we wish.

Author: Epictetus (50-120)

Profession: Stoic Philosopher

Is freedom anything else than the right to live as we wish? Nothing else.

Author: Epictetus (50-120)

Profession: Stoic Philosopher

No man is free who is not a master of himself.

Author: Epictetus (50-120)

Profession: Stoic Philosopher

No one is truly free, they are a slave to wealth, fortune, the law, or other people restraining them from acting according to their will.

Author: Euripides

Profession: Greek Tragic Poet

No one who lives in error is free.

Author: Euripides

Profession: Greek Tragic Poet

I gave my life for freedom --this I know: For those who bade me fight had told me so.

Author: W. N. Ewer (1885-1976)

Profession: British Journalist