Freedom Quotes

The lure of flying is the lure of beauty.
“The lure of flying is the lure of beauty.”
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
“You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.”
When writing the story of your life, don't let anyone else hold the pen.
“When writing the story of your life, don't let anyone else hold the pen.”
The freedom from something is not true freedom. The freedom to do anything you want to do is also not the freedom I am talking about. My vision of freedom is to be yourself.
“The freedom from something is not true freedom. The freedom to do anything you want to do is also not the freedom I am talking about. My vision of freedom is to be yourself.”
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
“The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.”
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
“Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.”
Freedom lies in being bold.
“Freedom lies in being bold.”
Freedom is the will to be responsible to ourselves.
“Freedom is the will to be responsible to ourselves.”
Breath by breath, let go of fear, expectation, anger, regret, cravings, frustration, fatigue. Let go of the need for approval. Let go of old judgments and opinions. Die to all that, and fly free. Soar in the freedom of desirelessness.
“Breath by breath, let go of fear, expectation, anger, regret, cravings, frustration, fatigue. Let go of the need for approval. Let go of old judgments and opinions. Die to all that, and fly free. Soar in the freedom of desirelessness.”
Instead of trying to make your life perfect, give yourself the freedom to make it an adventure.
“Instead of trying to make your life perfect, give yourself the freedom to make it an adventure.”
And then there is the most dangerous risk of all; the risk of spending your life not doing what you want on the bet you can buy yourself the freedom to do it later.
“And then there is the most dangerous risk of all; the risk of spending your life not doing what you want on the bet you can buy yourself the freedom to do it later.”
Modern society gives us incredible flexibility in that we can get away from our crazy family members, and we're not destined to die where we were born or do what our parents did. So we have incredible freedom.
“Modern society gives us incredible flexibility in that we can get away from our crazy family members, and we're not destined to die where we were born or do what our parents did. So we have incredible freedom.”
Letting go gives us freedom, and freedom is the only condition for happiness. If, in our heart, we still cling to anything - anger, anxiety, or possessions - we cannot be free.
“Letting go gives us freedom, and freedom is the only condition for happiness. If, in our heart, we still cling to anything - anger, anxiety, or possessions - we cannot be free.”
I know but one freedom and that is the freedom of the mind.
“I know but one freedom and that is the freedom of the mind.”
To enjoy freedom we have to control ourselves.
“To enjoy freedom we have to control ourselves.”
Without freedom, there is no creation.
“Without freedom, there is no creation.”
Freedom is nothing else but a chance to be better.
“Freedom is nothing else but a chance to be better.”
Freedom means the power to act by soul guidance, not by the compulsions of desires and habits. Obeying the ego leads to bondage; obeying the soul brings liberation.
“Freedom means the power to act by soul guidance, not by the compulsions of desires and habits. Obeying the ego leads to bondage; obeying the soul brings liberation.”
The more you dis-identify with your ego, the more complete is your freedom.
“The more you dis-identify with your ego, the more complete is your freedom.”
Sometimes what you're most afraid of doing is the one thing that will set you free.
“Sometimes what you're most afraid of doing is the one thing that will set you free.”
I'll tell you what freedom is to me: no fear.
“I'll tell you what freedom is to me: no fear.”
On the other side of fear lies freedom.
“On the other side of fear lies freedom.”
The only real prison is fear, and the only real freedom is freedom from fear.
“The only real prison is fear, and the only real freedom is freedom from fear.”
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.
“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.”
Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.
“Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.”
I exist as I am, that is enough.
“I exist as I am, that is enough.”
Freedom is the oxygen of the soul.
“Freedom is the oxygen of the soul.”
I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.
“I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.”
You can do anything you decide to do.
“You can do anything you decide to do.”
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
“Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.”
I would like to be remembered as a person who wanted to be free... So other people would be also free.
“I would like to be remembered as a person who wanted to be free... So other people would be also free.”
In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.
“In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.”
Freedom, in any case, is only possible by constantly struggling for it.
“Freedom, in any case, is only possible by constantly struggling for it.”
It's beautiful to be alone. To be alone does not mean to be lonely. It means the mind is not influenced and contaminated by society.
“It's beautiful to be alone. To be alone does not mean to be lonely. It means the mind is not influenced and contaminated by society.”
However weak our country may be, I hope we shall never sacrifice our liberties.
“However weak our country may be, I hope we shall never sacrifice our liberties.”
No man is good enough to govern another man without his consent.
“No man is good enough to govern another man without his consent.”
Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.
“Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.”
Freedom is not the right to live as we please, but the right to find how we ought to live in order to fulfill our potential.
“Freedom is not the right to live as we please, but the right to find how we ought to live in order to fulfill our potential.”
Freedom is not for the weak.
“Freedom is not for the weak.”
All the Men will be sailors then, until the sea shall free them.
“All the Men will be sailors then, until the sea shall free them.”
Without freedom there can be no morality.
“Without freedom there can be no morality.”
A man who believes in freedom will do anything under the sun to acquire, or preserve his freedom.
“A man who believes in freedom will do anything under the sun to acquire, or preserve his freedom.”
If you're not ready to die for it, take the word "freedom" out of your vocabulary.
“If you're not ready to die for it, take the word "freedom" out of your vocabulary.”
No one outside ourselves can rule us inwardly. When we know this, we become free.
“No one outside ourselves can rule us inwardly. When we know this, we become free.”
Freedom is the outside of the inside.
“Freedom is the outside of the inside.”
The function of freedom is to free someone else.
“The function of freedom is to free someone else.”
Who would be free themselves must strike the blow. Better even to die free than to live slaves.
“Who would be free themselves must strike the blow. Better even to die free than to live slaves.”
Tell the world to shove it and you'll feel a new sense of freedom.
“Tell the world to shove it and you'll feel a new sense of freedom.”
You can be a scared slave or you can be a brave human being.
“You can be a scared slave or you can be a brave human being.”
My vision of freedom is to be yourself.
“My vision of freedom is to be yourself.”