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Liberty

Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty.

John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) Thirty-fifth President of the USA

I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than those attending too small a degree of it.

Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) Third president of the United States.

Once we roared like lions for liberty; now we bleat like sheep for security! The solution for America's problem is not in terms of big government, but it is in big men over whom nobody stands in control but God.

Norman Vincent Peale (1898-1993) Protestant preacher and author.

Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves.

Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) American naturalist, poet and philosopher.

The God who gave us life, gave us liberty at the same time.

Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) Third president of the United States.

The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts.

Edmund Burke (1729-1797) British political writer.

It is seldom that liberty of any kind is lost all at once.

David Hume (1711-1776) Scottish philosopher, economist and historian.

Where liberty is, there is my country.

Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) American statesman, scientist and philosopher.

The people never give up their liberties, but under some delusion.

Edmund Burke (1729-1797) British political writer.

Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty.

Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) Third president of the United States.

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