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We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.

- William Faulkner




Remember, saying whatever we want, whenever we want, however we want, is not freedom. Real freedom is not feeling the need to say these things.

- Jay Shetty



and when nobody wakes you up in the morning, and when nobody waits for you at night, and when you can do whatever you want. what do you call it, freedom or loneliness?

- Charles Bukowski



Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.

- Ayn Rand



You must love in such a way that the person you love feels free.

- Thich Nhat Hanh



Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom

- Albert Einstein



Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes

- Mahatma Gandhi



I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery

- Thomas Jefferson



We are all living in cages with the door wide open.

- George Lucas



Freedom is the oxygen of the soul.

- Moshe Dryan



The secret of happiness is freedom and the secret of freedom is courage

- Thucydides