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Best Fourth Of July Quotes About Freedom

  • We are the land of the free, we are the home of the brave. Let’s pay tribute to our brave American Heroes on this special day and forever. Happy Independence Day!

Happy Independence Day Quotes

  • This nation will remain the land of the free, only so long as it is the home of the brave. – Elmer Davis

  • Freedom lies in being bold. – Robert Frost

  • The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion. – Albert Camus

  • My definition of a free society is a society where it is safe to be unpopular. – Adlai Stevenson

  • Some birds are not meant to be caged, that’s all. Their feathers are too bright, their songs too sweet and wild. So you let them go, or when you open the cage to feed them they somehow fly out past you. And the part of you that knows it was wrong to imprison them in the first place rejoices, but still, the place where you live is that much more drab and empty for their departure. – Stephen King

  • With great respect in our hearts, let’s give our thanks to all the great soldiers who make our land free. On this Fourth of July!

  • It is by the goodness of God that in our country we have those three unspeakably precious things: freedom of speech, freedom of conscience, and the prudence never to practice either of them. – Mark Twain

  • Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn’t pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same. – Ronald Reagan

  • Let freedom never perish in your hands. – Joseph Addison

  • The advancement and diffusion of knowledge is the only guardian of true liberty. – James Madison

  • Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and refreshed – else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots, it will wither and die. – Dwight Eisenhowe

  • I never said, ‘I want to be alone.’ I only said, ‘I want to be let alone!’ There is all the difference. – Greta Garbo

  • Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide. – Napoleon Bonaparte

  • A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself. – Jim Morrison

  • I prefer liberty with danger to peace with slavery. – Jean-Jacques Rousseau

  • To find yourself, think for yourself. – Socrates

  • If you’re not ready to die for it, put the word ‘freedom’ out of your vocabulary. – Malcolm X

  • Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor – it must be demanded by the oppressed. – Martin Luther King Jr.

  • I’d like to be remembered as a person who wanted to be free and wanted other people to be also free. – Rosa Parks

  • Humanity has won its battle. Liberty now has a country. – Marquis de Lafayette

  • It does not take a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority, keen on setting brush-fires of freedom in the minds of men. – Samuel Adams

  • In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved. – Franklin D. Roosevelt

  • We hold our heads high, despite the price we have paid, because freedom is priceless. – Lech Walesa

  • Live free or die: Death is not the worst of evils. – General John Stark

  • If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter. – George Washington

  • I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him. – Abraham Lincoln

  • The strength of a nation lies in the homes of its people. – Abraham Lincoln

  • Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of it. The history of liberty is a history of resistance. – Woodrow Wilson

  • The great revolution in the history of man, past, present, and future, is the revolution of those determined to be free. – John F. Kennedy

  • Liberty is the breath of life to nations. – George Bernard Shaw

  • Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves. – Abraham Lincoln

  • Freedom is the atmosphere in which humanity thrives. Breathe it in. – Richelle E. Goodrich

  • Freedom cannot be bestowed – it must be achieved. – Elbert Hubbard

  • 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. – Nelson Mandela

  • Independence means.. enjoying freedom and empowering others too to let them do so. – Vikrmn

  • Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life. – Bob Marley

Patriotic Sayings for July 4th Independence Day Sayings

  • If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear. – George Orwell

  • Freedom is nothing but a chance to be better. – Albert Camus

  • I do not agree with what you have to say, but I’ll defend to the death your right to say it. – Voltaire

  • Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it. – Thomas Paine

  • We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. – Thomas Jefferson

  • Then join hand in hand, brave Americans all! By uniting we stand, by dividing we fall. – John Dickinson

  • I wish that every human life might be pure transparent freedom. – Simone de Beauvoir

  • Liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have. – Harry Emerson Fosdick

  • We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it. – William Faulkner

  • I wish that every human life might be pure transparent freedom. – Simone de Beauvoir

  • When the people fear the government there is tyranny, when the government fears the people there is liberty. – John Basil Barnhill

  • Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it. – George Bernard Shaw

  • We on this continent should never forget that men first crossed the Atlantic not to find soil for their plows but to secure liberty for their souls. – Robert J. McCracken

  • 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. – Nelson Mandela

  • Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of it. The history of liberty is a history of resistance. – Woodrow Wilson

  • If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear. – George Orwell

  • Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves. – Abraham Lincoln

  • Freedom is never given, it is won. – A. Philip Randolph

  • Democracy is the government of the people, by the people, for the people. – Abraham Lincoln

  • Freedom is nothing else but a chance to be better. – Albert Camus

  • Liberty is the possibility of doubting, the possibility of making a mistake, the possibility of searching and experimenting, the possibility of saying No to any authority-literary, artistic, philosophic, religious, social and even political. – Ignazio Silone

  • Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and refreshed – else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots, it will wither and die. – Dwight D. Eisenhower

  • In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved. – Franklin D. Roosevelt

  • Those who won our independence believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty. – Louis D. Brandeis

  • America is much more than a geographical fact. It is a political and moral fact – the first community in which men set out in principle to institutionalize freedom, responsible government, and human equality. – Adlai Stevenson

  • Without freedom, no one really has a name. – Milton Acorda

  • What is the essence of America Finding and maintaining that perfect, delicate balance between freedom to and freedom from. – Marilyn vos Savant

  • There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured by what is right with America. – Bill Clinton

  • Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it. – Thomas Paine

  • We need an America with the wisdom of experience. But we must not let America grow old in spirit. – Hubert H. Humphrey

  • Where liberty is, there is my country. – Benjamin Franklin

  • Whoever would overthrow the liberty of a nation must begin by subduing the freeness of speech. – Benjamin Franklin

  • I believe in America because we have great dreams, and because we have the opportunity to make those dreams come true. – Wendell L. Wilkie

  • Happily for America, happily, we trust, for the whole human race, they pursued a new and more noble course. They accomplished a revolution which has no parallel in the annals of human society. – James Madison

  • Courage, then, my countrymen, our contest is not only whether we shall be free, but whether there shall be left to mankind, an asylum on Earth for civil and religious liberty. – Samuel Adams

  • You can’t separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom. – Malcolm X

  • My God! How little do my countrymen know what precious blessings they are in possession of, and which no other people on earth enjoy! – Thomas Jefferson

  • Freedom is nothing but a chance to be better. – Albert Camus

  • We on this continent should never forget that men first crossed the Atlantic not to find soil for their ploughs but to secure liberty for their souls. – Robert J. McCracken

  • Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it. – George Bernard Shaw

  • The winds that blow through the wide sky in these mounts, the winds that sweep from Canada to Mexico, from the Pacific to the Atlantic – have always blown on free men. – Franklin D. Roosevelt

  • Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves. – Abraham Lincoln

  • Freedom is never free. – Author Unknown

  • You have to love a nation that celebrates its independence every July 4, not with a parade of guns, tanks, and soldiers who file by the White House in a show of strength and muscle, but with family picnics where kids throw frisbees, the potato salad gets iffy, and the flies die from happiness.  You may think you have overeaten, but it is patriotism. – Erma Bombeck

  • There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured by what is right with America. – William J. Clinton

  • Patriotism is easy to understand in America; it means looking out for yourself by looking out for your country. – Calvin Coolidge

  • They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety. – Benjamin Franklin

Best Fourth Of July Quotes About Freedom

  • My country, ’tis of thee, sweet land of liberty, of thee I sing, land where my father’s died, land of the pilgrims’ pride, from every mountainside, let freedom ring! – Samuel Francis Smith

  • You can’t separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom. – Malcolm X

  • So let freedom ring from the prodigious hilltops of New Hampshire. Let freedom ring from the mighty mountains of New York. Let freedom ring from the heightening Alleghenies of Pennsylvania! Let freedom ring from the snow-capped Rockies of Colorado! Let freedom ring from the curvaceous peaks of California! But not only that; let freedom ring from Stone Mountain of Georgia! Let freedom ring from Lookout Mountain of Tennessee! Let freedom ring from every hill and every molehill of Mississippi. From every mountainside, let freedom ring. – Martin Luther King Jr.

  • Courage, then, my countrymen, our contest is not only whether we ourselves shall be free, but whether there shall be left to mankind an asylum on earth for civil and religious liberty. – Samuel Adams

Hope you enjoy these fourth of July quotes about Independence Day and most of all Freedom Quotes.