50 Amazing Quotes On Freedom By Great Minds

Written by Aaron

 Set back and grasp through the 50 amazing quotes on freedom by great minds to inspire and motivate you to fight on.

Something’s when our lives gets hectic and we feel like stuck and denied of freedom, always remember these quotes to ignite the fires within you, for freedom is your prime rights as a human. Take from these special selection quotes to improve your lives in the areas of freedom and enjoy its privilege while you watch it shape your lives. We can never do away with quotes, through them we learn the experience of great people throughout their life time in just a 8mins read in this article.


  1. “Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life.”
    ― Bob Marley
  2. “Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.” –Rabindranath Tagore
  3. ““There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere, and many of us will have to pass through the valley of the shadow of death again and again before we reach the mountaintop of our desires. –Nelson Mandela
  4. Emancipation from the bondage of the soil is no freedom for the tree.” –Rabindranath Tagore
  5. “We gain freedom when we have paid the full price.” –Rabindranath Tagore
  6. “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
  7. “Money won’t create success, the freedom to make it will.” –Nelson  Mandela
  8. “Where globalization means, as it so often does, that the rich and powerful now have new means to further enrich and empower themselves at the cost of the poorer and weaker, we have a responsibility of protest in the name of universal freedom.” –Nelson Mandela
  9. “Our simple most important challenge is therefore to help establish a social order in which the freedom of the individual will truly mean the freedom of the individual.” –Nelson Mandela
  10. “Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.” –George Washington Carver
  11. “The end of law is not to abolish or restrain, but to preserve and enlarge freedom. For in all the states of created beings capable of law, where there is no law, there is no freedom.” –John Locke
  12. “Perhaps the fact that we have seen millions voting themselves into complete dependence on a tyrant has made our generation understand that to choose one’s government is not necessarily to secure freedom.” –Friedrich August Von Hayek
  13. “We must face the fact that the preservation of individual freedom is incompatible with a full satisfaction of our views of distributive justice.” –Friedrich August Von Hayek
  14. “Freedom granted only when it is known beforehand that its effects will be beneficial is not freedom,” –Friedrich August Von Hayek
  15. “A big part of financial freedom is having your heart and mind free from worry about the what-if’s of life.” –Suze Orman
  16. “Understand and accept the cycle of money. The setbacks you may have today or next year will not keep you from financial freedom. If you hold on to your dreams, you will get there.” –Suze Orman
  17. “The man form is higher than the angel form; of all forms it is the highest. Man is the highest being in creation, because he aspires to freedom.” –Paramahansa Yogananda.
  18. Hamas is a terrorist organization dedicated to annihilating the Jewish state. It runs a theocratic totalitarian state in Gaza, with no individual liberty, and so freedom of speech or press.” –Dennis Prager
  19. “Freedom is man’s capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.” –Rollo May
  20. “Greater courage is required to preserve inner freedom. To move on in one’s inward journey into new realms, than to stand defiantly for outer freedom. It is often easier to play the martyr, as it is to be rash in battle.” –Rollo May
  21. “Human freedom involves our capacity to pause, to choose the one response toward which we wish to throw our weight.” –Rollo May
  22. “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 Reagon
  23. “Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.” – Kofi Annan
  24. “My own life in India, since I came to make it my home, has been devoted to one purpose, to give back to India her ancient freedom.” –Annie Besant
  25. “Freedom is never dear at any price. It is the breath of life. What would a man not pay for living?” –Mahatma Gandhi
  26. “People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.” –Soren Kierkegaard
  27. “Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.” –Soren Kierkegaard
  28. “How absurd men are! They never use the liberties they have, they demand those they do not have. They have freedom of thought, they demand freedom of speech.” –Soren Kierkegaard
  29. “If we wish to free ourselves from enslavement, we must choose freedom and the responsibility this entails.” –Leo Buscaglia
  30. “Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits.” –Thomas Jefferson
  31. “Just living is not enough… one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.” –Hans Christian Andersen
  32. Friends can help each other. A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself- and especially to feel. Or, not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at the moment is fine with them. That’s what real love amount to- letting a person be what he really is.” –Jim Morrison
  33. “A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.” –Jim Morrison
  34. “Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.” –Jim Morrison
  35. “We must be willing to pay a price for freedom.” –H. L. Mencken
  36. “Freedom is never dear at any price. It is the breath of life. What would a not pay for living.” –Mahatma Gandhi
  37. “Violent means will give violent freedom. That would be a menace to the world.” –Mahatma Gandhi
  38. “Freedom in art, freedom in society, this is the double goal towards which all consistent and logical minds must strive.” –Victor Hugo
  39. “As the fly bangs against the window attempting freedom while the door stands open, so we bang against death ignoring heaven.” –Douglas Horton
  40. “I’m a great believer that any tool that enhance communication has profound effect in terms of how people can learn from each other, and how they can achieve the kind of freedoms that they’re interested in.” –Bill Gates
  41. “Let freedom reign. The sun never set on so glorious a human achievement.” –Nelson Mandela
  42. “I will not leave South Africa, nor will I surrender. Only through hardship, sacrifice and militant action can one win freedom. The struggle is my life. I will continue fighting for freedom until the end of my days.” –Nelson Mandela
  43. “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
  44. “Communists have always played an active role in the fight by colonial countries for their freedom, because the short-term objects of communism would always correspond with the long-term object of freedom movements.” –Nelson Mandela
  45. “As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulder of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is our responsibility.” –Arnold J. Toynbee
  46. “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, Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption: A Story from Different Seasons
  1. “It’s probably not just by chance that I’m alone. It would be very hard for a man to live with me, unless he’s terribly strong. And if he’s stronger than I, I’m the one who can’t live with him. … I’m neither smart nor stupid, but I don’t think I’m a run-of-the-mill person. I’ve been in business without being a businesswoman, I’ve loved without being a woman made only for love. The two men I’ve loved, I think, will remember me, on earth or in heaven, because men always remember a woman who caused them concern and uneasiness. I’ve done my best, in regard to people and to life, without precepts, but with a taste for justice.” ― Coco Chanel
  1. “They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.”
    ― Benjamin Franklin, Memoirs of the life & writings of Benjamin Franklin
  1. “Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free.”
    ― Jim Morrison
  1. “You want to fly, you got to give up the shit that weighs you down.”
    ― Toni Morrison, Song of Solomon
  1. “People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.”
    ― Soren Kierkegaard