You really cannot understand the meaning of life if yours lacks freedom. Graze on well defined sections of this article for famous liberty quotations and sayings.

Freedom Quotes

“Freedom in general may be defined as the absence of obstacles to the realization of desires”, said Bertrand Russell, the famous English logician and philosopher. Freedom is what you need to be yourself, freedom is what you need to spread your wings and fly out into the open skies. Without freedom in your life, you are as good as lost. However, freedom is best when it comes along with a few justifiable restrictions. Feel free to make all the right moves to find yourself famous quotations and sayings on liberty as we know it!

Teenage boys, goaded by their surging hormones run in packs like the primal horde. They have only a brief season of exhilarating liberty between control by their mothers and control by their wives.

- Camille Paglia

America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.

- Abraham Lincoln

Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.

- Mahatma Gandhi

Hermits have no peer pressure.

- Steven Wright

Men, like bullets, go farthest when they are smoothest.

- Jean Paul

Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties.

- Erich Fromm

America is a model of force and freedom and moderation - with all the coarseness and rudeness of its people.

- Lord Byron

Freedom is what you do with what's been done to you.

- Jean Paul Sartre

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.

- Long Walk To Freedom , Nelson Mandela

Let freedom reign. The sun never set on so glorious a human achievement.

- Nelson Mandela

Money won't create success, the freedom to make it will.

- Nelson Mandela

Only free men can negotiate; prisoners cannot enter into contracts. Your freedom and mine cannot be separated.

- Nelson Mandela

There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere, and many of us will have to pass through the valley of the shadow of death again and again before we reach the mountaintop of our desires.

- Nelson Mandela

There's too much tendency to attribute to God the evils that man does of his own free will.

- Dame Agatha Christie

Everywhere the human soul stands between a hemisphere of light and another of darkness; on the confines of the two everlasting empires, necessity and free will.

- Thomas Carlyle

Freedom of opinion can only exist when the government thinks itself secure.

- Bertrand Russell

To be without some of the things you want is an indispensable part of happiness.

- Bertrand Russell

Liberty is the right to do what I like; license, the right to do what you like.

- Bertrand Russell

We cannot change anything until we accept it. Condemnation does not liberate, it oppresses.

- Carl Jung

In this possibly terminal phase of human existence, democracy and freedom are more than just ideals to be valued - they may be essential to survival.

- Noam Chomsky

If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.

- Noam Chomsky

Courage is a kind of salvation.

- Plato

Freedom is not procured by a full enjoyment of what is desired, but by controlling the desire.

- Epictetus

I have a great deal of company in the house, especially in the morning when nobody calls.

- Henry David Thoreau

I am Fidel Castro and we have come to liberate Cuba.

- Fidel Castro

Democracy shows not only its power in reforming governments, but in regenerating a race of men and this is the greatest blessing of free governments.

- Andrew Jackson

I believe we are on an irreversible trend toward more freedom and democracy - but that could change.

- Dan Quayle

Nothing says holidays, like a cheese log.

- Ellen DeGeneres

I believe in a religion that believes in freedom. Any time I have to accept a religion that won't let me fight a battle for my people, I say to hell with that religion.

- Malcolm X

Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you're a man, you take it.

- Malcolm X Speaks: Selected Speeches and Statements , Malcolm X

Don't rely on men but don't shun them either.

- Jennifer Aniston

If I'm free, it's because I'm always running.

- Jimi Hendrix

A well-instructed people alone can be permanently a free people.

- James Madison

Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has given up worrying once and for all.

- Ovid

Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility.

- Civilization and Its Discontents , Sigmund Freud

To aid life, leaving it free, however, that is the basic task of the educator.

- Maria Montessori

Now that we are poor, we are free. No white man controls our footsteps.

- Sitting Bull

The personal right to acquire property, which is a natural right, gives to property, when acquired, a right to protection, as a social right.

- James Madison

A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

A filmmaker has almost the same freedom as a novelist has when he buys himself some paper.

- Stanley Kubrick

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