A loving relationship is one in which the loved one is free to be himself -- to laugh with me, but never at me; to cry with me, but never because of me; to love life, to love himself, to love being loved. Such a relationship is based upon freedom and can never grow in a jealous heart— Leo Buscaglia
Unpopular Freedom Of Expression quotations
Have more than you show, speak less than you know.
Put it this way: Jazz is a good barometer of freedom.
.. In its beginnings, the United States of America spawned certain ideals of freedom and independence through which, eventually, jazz was evolved, and the music is so free that many people say it is the only unhampered, unhindered expression of complete freedom yet produced in this country.
Free expression is the base of human rights, the root of human nature and the mother of truth. To kill free speech is to insult human rights, to stifle human nature and to suppress truth.
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
We look forward to a world founded upon four essential human freedoms.
The first is freedom of speech and expression. The second is freedom of every person to worship God in his own way. The third is freedom from want. The fourth is freedom from fear.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Power, after all, is not just military strength.
It is the social power that comes from democracy, the cultural power that comes from freedom of expression and research, the personal power that entitles every Arab citizen to feel that he or she is in fact a citizen, and not just a sheep in some great shepherd's flock.
Fear can hold you prisoner. Hope can set you free.
Contrary to popular misconception, Islam does not mean peace but rather means submission to the commands of Allah alone. Therefore, Muslims do not believe in the concept of freedom of expression, as their speech and actions are determined by divine revelation and not based on people's desires.
If there be time to expose through discussion the falsehood and fallacies, to avert the evil by the processes of education, the remedy to be applied is more speech, not enforced silence.
Young players need freedom of expression to develop as creative players.
.. they should be encouraged to try skills without fear of failure.
Fools take the knife and stab people in the back. The wise take a knife, cut the cord and free themselves from the fools.
I certainly was one of the instigators in the 1960s of freedom of expression.
A person who doesn't breathe deeply reduces the life of his body.
If he doesn't move freely, he restricts the life of his body. If he doesn't feel fully, he narrows the life of his body. And if his self-expression is constricted, he limits the life of his body.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
One of the greatest mental freedoms is truly not caring what anyone else thinks of you.
If there is a bedrock principle underlying the First Amendment, it is that the government may not prohibit the expression of an idea simply because society finds the idea itself offensive or disagreeable.
I stand for freedom of expression, doing what you believe in, and going after your dreams.
I want freedom for the full expression of my personality.
Until the lion learns to write, every story will glorify the hunter.
Voting is not an act of political freedom.
It is an act of political conformity. Those who refuse to vote are not expressing silence. They are screaming in the politician's ear: 'You do not represent me. This is not a process in which my voice matters. I do not believe you.'
Western countries allow no freedom of expression, which they claim to advocate, with regard to the myth of the massacre of Jews known as the holocaust, and nobody in the West enjoys the freedom of expression to deny it or raise doubts about it.
The risk of working with people you don't respect;
the risk of working for a company whose values are incosistent with your own; the risk of compromising what's important; the risk of doing something that fails to express-or even contradicts--who you are. And then there is the most dangerous risk of all--the risk of spending your life not doing what you want on the bet that you can buy yourself the freedom to do it later.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
We thought the church had withdrawn from interfering in Italian politics.
.. but instead there is a terrible resurgence. These are ugly signs for freedom of expression.
A kite can't really fly free,that's just an expression.
In order to soar high in the sky the string of a kite needs to be anchored. If the string breaks the kite drops back to the ground. The kite's freedom depends on it not being as free as he thinks it is.
Magical realism allows an artist like myself to inject layers of meaning without being obvious. In American culture, where there is freedom of expression, this approach may seem forced, unnecessary and misunderstood. But this system of communication has become very Iranian.
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.
There's a time and a place for getting a smart mouth.
It is the Soviet Union that runs against the tide of history .
. . . [It is] the march of freedom and democracy which will leave Marxism-Leninism on the ash heap of history, as it has left other tyrannies which stifle the freedom and muzzle the self-expression of the people.
If there is no freedom of expression, then the beauty of life is lost.
Participation in a society is not an artistic choice, it’s a human need.
I found that I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way - thing I had no words for.
Freedom of speech means that you shall not do something to people either for the views they have, or the views they express, or the words they speak or write.
To become self-aware, people must be allowed to hear a plurality of opinions and then make up their own minds. They must be allowed to say, write and publish whatever they want. Freedom of expression is the most basic, but fundamental, right. Without it, human beings are reduced to automatons.
I support the rights of all people to practice their religious beliefs privately, but I oppose the idea of respecting religions. In truth, I have no respect for any religion. I believe religion is not compatible with human rights, women's rights, or freedom of expression.
Work for a cause, not for applause. Live life to express not to impress.
I am an optimist, and I believe that people are inherently good and that if you give everyone a voice and freedom of expression, the truth and the good will outweigh the bad. So, on the whole, I think the power that online distribution confers is a positive thing for society. Online we can act as a fifth estate.
Freedom of expression is the foundation of human rights, the source of humanity, and the mother of truth.
I like the idea of not being afraid of letting your imagination rule you, to feel the freedom of expression, to let creativity be your overwhelming drive rather than other things.
I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.
It can hardly be argued that either students or teachers shed their constitutional rights to freedom of speech or expression at the schoolhouse gate.
What attracted me was less art itself than the artist’s life and all that it meant for me: the idea of creativity and freedom of expression and action. I had been attracted to painting and drawing for a long time, but it was not an irresistible passion; what I wanted, at all costs, was to escape the monotony of life.
To express yourself in freedom, you must die to everything of yesterday.
From the 'old', you derive security; from the 'new', you gain the flow.
Two things form the bedrock of any open society - freedom of expression and rule of law. If you don't have those things, you don't have a free country.
Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression;
in order that every man present his views without penalty there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.