It is true you cannot eat freedom and you cannot power machinery with democracy. But then neither can political prisoners turn on the light in the cells of a dictatorship.
- Corazon Aquino
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In the end, nature is inexorable: it has no reason to hurry and, sooner or later, it takes what belongs to it. Unconsciously and inflexibly obedient to its own laws, it doesn't know art, just as it doesn't know freedom, just as it doesn't know goodness.
- Ivan Turgenev
We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home.
- Edward R. Murrow
It is the people who scream the loudest about America and Freedom who see to be the most intolerant for a differing point of view.
- Rosanne Cash
Freedom from care and anxiety of mind is a blessing, which I apprehend such people enjoy in higher perfection than most others, and is of the utmost consequence.
- William Falconer
We know what works. Freedom Works. We know what's right. Freedom is right.
- George H. W. Bush
Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.
- Rabindranath Tagore
To her audience, Janis Joplin has remained a symbol, artifact and reminder of late Sixties youth culture. Her popularity never derived from her musical ability, but from her capacity to link her fantasies of freedom and immortality with ours.
- Jon Landau
Freedom is an internal achievement rather than an external adjustment.
- Powell Clayton