100+ Freedom Quotes And Sayings


For all of us, being free mentally, emotionally, and physically is required to pursue a peaceful and healthy life. It’s the 21st century, and we are all pretty aware that how to break our shackles that drains our energy, holds us back, or hinders our liberty that is more of birthright of any human.

Freedom of open thinking, delivering a speech, writing facts, and living the life we want is the key to evolve and emerge as real beings. Many iconic leaders had fought till their last shed of blood for the democracy and independence of the people of their country.

While we have won numerous wars to attain freedom on international boundaries, there are still grounded ethics, rituals, and practices that are present in the society that we all need to get rid of. Here are some of the Powerful Freedom Quotes and Sayings that remind all of us to fight for rights without any fear.

I am a Republican, a black, dyed in the wool Republican, and I never intend to belong to any other party than the party of freedom and progress.
Frederick Douglass                   

Freedom quotes


Liberty is meaningless where the right to utter one’s thoughts and opinions has ceased to exist. That, of all rights, is the dread of tyrants. It is the right which they first of all strike down.
Frederick Douglass                   



To be unafraid of the judgement of others is the greatest freedom you can have.
Timothy Shriver             



Evolution of democracy is not possible if we are not prepared to hear the other side.
Mahatma Gandhi           



People might not get all they work for in this world, but they must certainly work for all they get.
Frederick Douglass                   



Knowledge makes a man unfit to be a slave.
Frederick Douglass                   



Do not call for black power or green power. Call for brain power.
Barbara Jordan              



An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all republics.



Enlightenment is ego’s ultimate disappointment.
Chogyam Trungpa                     



Defining myself, as opposed to being defined by others, is one of the most difficult challenges I face.
Carol Moseley Braun                



It is not the simple statement of facts that ushers in freedom; it is the constant repetition of them that has this liberating effect. Tolerance is the result not of enlightenment, but of boredom.
Quentin Crisp                  



The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppose.
Frederick Douglass                   



A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
Jim Morrison                  



That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves.
Henry David Thoreau              



Do not lose your knowledge that man’s proper estate is an upright posture, an intransigent mind, and a step that travels unlimited roads.
Ayn Rand               



The people can always be brought to the bidding of the leaders…tell them they are being attacked, and denounce the peacemakers for lack of patriotism and exposing the country to danger.
Hermann Goring           



Time is a factory where everyone slaves away earning enough love to break their own chains.



The greatest blessing of our democracy is freedom. But in the last analysis, our only freedom is the freedom to discipline ourselves.
Bernard Baruch              



Seek freedom and become captive of your desires. Seek discipline and find your liberty.
Frank Herbert                 



Tie two birds together. They will not be able to fly, even though they now have four wings.



I ask you…to adopt the principles proclaimed by yourselves, by your revolutionary fathers, and by the old bell in Independence Hall.
Frederick Douglass                   



I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.
Thomas Jefferson                      



There is no must in art because art is free.
Wassily Kandinsky                    



Who would be free themselves must strike the blow. Better even to die free than to live slaves.
Frederick Douglass                   



The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less.



I am you; you are ME. You are the waves; I am the ocean. Know this and be free, be divine.
Sathya Sai Baba              



In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
Thomas Jefferson                      



It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.
Thomas Jefferson                      



In health there is freedom. Health is the first of all liberties.
Henri Frederic Amiel              



If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Thomas Jefferson                      



The ballot is stronger than the bullet.
Abraham Lincoln                       



After a few years of meditation practice we can even learn how to occasionally ignore ourselves. And what relief that can be!
Wes Nisker           



The family is the test of freedom; because the family is the only thing that the free man makes for himself and by himself.
Gilbert K. Chesterton               



Do you want to know who you are? Don’t ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
Thomas Jefferson                      


Quotes on Freedom and Independence

Freedom is an emotion; it’s a warm feeling that resides inside in each of us. It gives us the confidence to function freely at our own will. We all have studied that freedom and independence is one of the most important virtues of human rights.

Living in an independent existence cannot be treated as an aspiration; instead, it’s universal liberty of every human being. Growing up in a society that allows you to function as a respected individual gives you the exact freedom of desire.

People living in a country that will enable complete independence to its citizens and have freedom of speech are definitely lucky! We, as conscious citizens, try to spread awareness with the help of Quotes on Freedom and Independence that will remind each one of us to raise voice against any intolerance.

The secret to happiness is freedom… And the secret to freedom is courage.


Can you remember who you were before the world told you who you should be?


Money won’t create success, the freedom to make it will.
Nelson Mandela


Sometimes what you’re most afraid of doing is the very thing that will set you free.


Live free or die: Death is not the worst of evils.
General John Stark


Authentic freedom is actually the freedom of knowing who you are, why you are here, your purpose in life and where you are going when you leave here.
Wayne Dyer


True success, true happiness lies in freedom and fulfillment.
Dada Vaswani


There is a huge amount of freedom that comes to you when you take nothing personally.


On the other side of fear lies freedom.


The best road to progress is freedom’s road.
John F. Kennedy


Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.


Freedom consists not in doing what we like, but in having the right to do what we ought.
Pope John Paul II


He who gives his freedom for safety gets none of them.
Thomas Jefferson


Follow your dreams. or you’ll spend the rest of your life working for someone who did.


It is easy to take liberty for granted, when you have never had it taken from you.


Freedom and life are earned by those alone who conquer them each day anew.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe


Freedom comes from strength and self-reliance.
Lisa Murkowski


Let go of your story so the universe can write a new one for you.
Marianne Williamson


Live your dreams, and be free.


The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
Albert Camus


Those who do not move, do not notice their chains.
Rosa Luxemburg


I prefer liberty with danger to peace with slavery.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau


Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
John F. Kennedy


I’m a big advocate of freedom: freedom of speech, freedom of expression, freedom of thought.
Jimmy Wales


What then is freedom? The power to live as one wishes.
Marcus Tullius Cicero


I believe in freedom of speech, but I believe we should also have the right to comment on freedom of speech.
Stockwell Day


Freedom is found when we let go of who we’re supposed to be and embrace who we really are.


Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.
George Washington Carver


The cost of freedom is always high, but Americans have always paid it. And one path we shall never choose, and that is the path of surrender, or submission.
John F. Kennedy


Doing what you like is freedom. Liking what you do is happiness.


Freedom has never been free.
Medgar Evers


We gain freedom when we have paid the full price.
Rabindranath Tagore


Freedom is being you without anyone’s permission.


Inspiring Quotes on Freedom

We often speak of freedom that arises from the inner condition, but somewhere the roots of freedom and independence are engraved inside of us. What we think and do depends on outer circumstances.

Freedom allows us to decide what is right for us and helps to determine the direction of life. It inspires everyone to build a life with dignity and confidence. However, for each one of us, liberty, freedom, and independence is much more than an ability to change without constraint.

Freedom ensures that all of us attain equal opportunity in every aspect of life and gives the vision to improve it with open-mindedness. Check out Our latest collection of Inspiring Quotes on Freedom.

A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom.
Bob Dylan


I would like to be remembered as a person who wanted to be free… so other people would be also free.
Rosa Parks


Freedom is never given; it is won.
A. Philip Randolph


I find only freedom in the realms of eccentricity.
David Bowie


Education is the key to unlock the golden door to freedom.
George Washington Carver


Freedom – to walk free and own no superior.
Walt Whitman


Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Bob Marley


I’d like to be remembered as a person who wanted to be free and wanted other people to be also free.
Rosa Parks


Freedom lies in being bold.
Robert Frost


I would rather die in freedom on my way back home than starve to death here.
Morning Star


The best freedom is being yourself.
Jim Morrison


Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of it. The history of liberty is a history of resistance.
Woodrow Wilson


There’s no greater freedom than the freedom to be yourself. Give yourself that gift, and choose to surround yourself with those who appreciate you exactly as you truly are.
Doe Zantamata


We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home.
Edward R. Murrow


Witness and stand back from nature, that si the first step to the soul’s freedom.
Sri Aurobindo


The most important kind of freedom is to be what you really are. You trade in your reality for a role. You give up your ability to feel, and in exchange, put on a mask.
Jim Morrison


Freedom is the oxygen of the soul.
Moshe Dayan


If you’re not ready to die for it, put the word ‘freedom’ out of your vocabulary.
Malcolm X


One of the greatest mental freedoms is truly not caring what anyone else thinks of you.


When a truth is not given complete freedom, freedom is not complete.
Vaclav Havel


I stand for freedom of expression, doing what you believe in, and going after your dreams.
Madonna Ciccone


Freedom is a state of mind.


We hope these inspirational and powerful freedom quotes will give you the courage to make your own choices without any guilt.