I wanted freedom, open air and adventure. I found it on the sea.— Alain Gerbault
Interesting Absolute Freedom quotations
Democracy is a con game. It’s a word invented to placate people to make them accept a given institution. All institutions sing, ‘We are free.’ The minute you hear ‘freedom’ and ‘democracy’, watch out… because in a truly free nation, no one has to tell you you’re free.
He who has overcome his fears will truly be free.
An individual should not have too much freedom. A nation should have absolute freedom.
Five or six hundred heads cut off would have assured your repose, freedom and happiness.
The anchor in our world today is freedom, holding us steady in times of change, a symbol of hope to all the world.
Of course, there are dangers in religious freedom and freedom of opinion.
But to deny these rights is worse than dangerous, it is absolutely fatal to liberty.
There is a word sweeter than mother, home or heaven. That word is liberty.
I have discovered that my freedom is within me, and nothing can destroy it.
Men want the same thing from their underwear that they want from women: a little bit of support, and a little bit of freedom.
A person is a fool to become a writer. His only compensation is absolute freedom.
Absolute freedom of the press to discuss public questions is a foundation stone of American liberty.
It is bad to be oppressed by a minority, but it is worse to be oppressed by a majority.
Freedom of thought and freedom of speech in our great institutions are absolutely necessary for the preservation of our country. The moment either is restricted, liberty begins to wither and die.
It should not be denied... that being footloose has always exhilarated us. It is associated in our minds with escape from history and oppression and law and irksome obligations, with absolute freedom, and the road has always led West.
Women are expected to identify gender as a starting point.
Ethnicities are expected to identify that as a location. Is it ever possible for the artist to imagine a state of absolute freedom? That was my call to arms.
Rulers who destroy men's freedom commonly begin by trying to retain its forms.
... They cherish the illusion that they can combine the prerogatives of absolute power with the moral authority that comes from popular assent.
You have an absolute freedom in Mexican writing today in which you dont necessarily have to deal with the Mexican identity. You know why? Because we have an identity... We know who we are. We know what it means to be a Mexican.
Pure, existential space was regularly winking at me, each time in a more impressive manner, and this sensation of total freedom attracted me so powerfully that I painted some monochrome surfaces just to 'see,' to 'see' with my own eyes what existential sensibility granted me: absolute freedom!
If there was absolute freedom, people would run over babies and charge admission.
Excuse my absolute freedom. I refuse to make a distinction between any of the moments of myself.
Books that distribute things... with as daring a freedom as we use in dreams, put us on our feet again.
True and absolute freedom is only found in the presence of God.
Freedom is absolutely necessary for the progress in science and the liberal arts.
What is freedom? There is no such thing as absolute freedom!
Art lives where absolute freedom is, because where it is not, there can be no creativity.
Erecting the 'wall of separation between church and state'.
.. is absolutely essential in a free society.
My business in life has been to think and learn, and to speak out with absolute freedom what I have thought and learned. The freedom is itself a positive and never-failing enjoyment to me, after the bondage of my early life.
...the right to free expression is something one seizes, not something one is given.... if it does exist, it exists to be used against the established order.... There is absolute opposition between the artist and the state.
I have served one idea, marched under one banner - war against all imposed authority - against every kind of deprivation of freedom, in the name of the absolute independence of the individual.
Freedom, individualism and being yourself so long as you don't hurt another's physical person or property: The true artist is a man who believes absolutely in himself, because he is absolutely himself.
I am just absolutely convinced that the best formula for giving us peace and preserving the American way of life is freedom, limited government, and minding our own business overseas.
Freedom of thought, freedom of speech, freedom of identity.
This is my Holy Trinity, each one an intrinsic aspect of my god: Freedom, the Holiest of Holies. Yes it bloody well is. It is absolutely sacred and inviolable, beyond any negotiation or compromise, now and forever. Amen.
Absolute freedom is absolute responsibility.
Absolute freedom is absolute nonsense! We gain freedom in anything through commitment, discipline, and fixed habit.