The ultimate test of your greatness is the way you treat every human being.— Pope John Paul II
Stunning Great Freedom quotations
The Jews who will it shall achieve their State.
We shall live at last as free men on our own soil, and in our own homes peacefully die. The world will be liberated by our freedom, enriched by our wealth, magnified by our greatness. And whatever we attempt there for our own benefit will redound mightily and beneficially to the good of all mankind.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.
There is a great sense of community within the Montessori classroom, where children of differing ages work together in an atmosphere of cooperation rather than competitiveness. There is respect for the environment and for the individuals within it, which comes through experience of freedom within the community.
I am a Canadian, free to speak without fear, free to worship in my own way, free to stand for what I think right, free to oppose what I believe wrong, or free to choose those who shall govern my country. This heritage of freedom I pledge to uphold for myself and all mankind.
Over the years, the United States has sent many of its fine young men and women into great peril to fight for freedom beyond our borders. The only amount of land we have ever asked for in return is enough to bury those that did not return.
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.
The freedom of the press is one of the great bulwarks of liberty, and can never be restrained but by despotic governments.
Those men and women are fortunate who are born at a time when a great struggle for human freedom is in progress.
A liberal is someone who feels a great debt to his fellow man, which debt he proposes to pay off with your money.
On the eve of this great adventure I send my best wishes to every soldier in the Allied team. To us is given the honour of striking a blow for freedom which will live in history; and in the better days that lie ahead men will speak with pride of our doings.
America you are beautiful . . . and blessed . . . . The ultimate test of your greatness is the way you treat every human being, but especially the weakest and most defenseless. If you want equal justice for all and true freedom and lasting peace, then America, defend life.
You may have to fight when there is no hope of victory, because it is better to perish than live as slaves.
Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom.
The flames of freedom which were lighted across this great land of ours in Thomas Jefferson's day have continued to burn with an intense and magnetic light for nearly 200 years. They have been fed by the spiritual fuel which abounds only in a land where an abiding faith in God and recognition of Him as the true Author of Liberty prevail.
The right to freedom is the gift of God Almighty.
...The rights of the Colonists as Christians may be best understood by reading, and carefully studying the institutes of the great Lawgiver and head of the Christian Church: which are to be found clearly written and promuligated in the New Testament.
Resolve to serve no more, and you are at once freed.
I do not ask that you place hands upon the tyrant to topple him over, but simply that you support him no longer; then you will behold him, like a great Colossus whose pedestal has been pulled away, fall of his own weight and break into pieces.
Foreign aid goes from poor people in rich countries to rich people in poor countries.
History does not teach fatalism. There are moments when the will of a handful of free men breaks through determinism and opens up new roads.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a great battle. by Saint Philo of Alexandria
The choice for mankind lies between freedom and happiness and for the great bulk of mankind, happiness is better.
Comparison, a great teacher once told me, is the cardinal sin of modern life.
It traps us in a game that we can't win. Once we define ourselves in terms of others, we lose the freedom to shape our own lives.
The great rule of conduct for us, in regard to foreign nations, is, in extending our commercial relations, to have with them as little political connection as possible.
Analysis gave me great freedom of emotions and fantastic confidence.
I felt I had served my time as a puppet.
I spent a great deal of time with Che Guevara while I was in Havana.
I believe he was far less a mercenary than he was a freedom fighter.
Great is truth, but still greater, from a practical point of view, is silence about truth.
But if the life will not be easy, it will be rich and satisfying.
For every young American who participates in the Peace Corps-who works in a foreign land-will know that he or she is sharing in the great common task of bringing to man that decent way of life which is the foundation of freedom and a condition of peace.
There is a wonderful mythical law of nature that the three things we crave most in life-happiness, freedom and peace of mind-are always attained by giving them to someone else.
The passions of the titanic struggle will finally enter upon the sleep of oblivion, and only its splendid accomplishments for the cause of human freedom and a united nation, stronger and richer in patriotism because of the great strife, will be remembered.
The aim of art, the aim of a life can only be to increase the sum of freedom and responsibility to be found in every man and in the world. It cannot, under any circumstances, be to reduce or suppress that freedom, even temporarily.
Entrust everything to Me and do nothing on your own, and you will always have great freedom of spirit.
After reading hundreds of e-mails, I have made MY decision.
By pulling my opening Oct 3rd, You (ESPN) stepped on the Toes of The First Amendment Freedom of Speech, so therefore Me, My Song, and All My Rowdy Friends are OUT OF HERE. It's been a great run.
Our world is constantly in change and the great change is always toward freedom.
When we speak of freedom we speak of equality. Nations will rise and fall but equality remains the ideal.
The best poetry has its roots in the subconscious to a great degree.
Youth, naivety, reliance on instinct more than learning and method, a sense of freedom and play, even trust in randomness, is necessary to the making of a poem.
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.