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Freedom is not the right to do what we want, but what we ought. Let us have faith that right makes might and in that faith let us; to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.
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Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) Politician. President of the United States.
True individual freedom cannot exist without economic security and independence. People who are hungry and out of a job are the stuff of which dictatorships are made.
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Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945) Thirty-second President of the USA.
Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.
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Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968) American black leader.
The cost of freedom is always high, but Americans have always paid it. And one path we shall never choose, and that is the path of surrender, or submission.
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John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) Thirty-fifth President of the USA
Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves.
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Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) Politician. President of the United States.
The will of the people is the only legitimate foundation of any government, and to protect its free expression should be our first object.
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Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) Third president of the United States.
If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
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George Washington (1732-1799) First President of the USA.
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.
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Voltaire (1694-1778) French writer and historian.
The law will never make men free, it is men that have to make the law free.
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Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) American naturalist, poet and philosopher.
The unity of freedom has never relied on uniformity of opinion.
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John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) Thirty-fifth President of the USA

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