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We are anxious when there is a dissonance between our "knowledge" and the perceivable facts. Since our "knowledge" is not to be doubted or questioned, it is the facts that have to be altered...

Nathaniel Branden Quotes

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Tyranny and despotism can be exercised by many, more rigourously, more vigourously, and more severely, than by one.

Andrew Johnson Quotes

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The condition upon which God hath given liberty to man is eternal vigilance; which condition if he break, servitude is at once the consequence of his crime, and the punishment of his guilt.

John Philpot Curran Quotes

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Beware lest in your anxiety to avoid war you obtain a master.

Demosthenes Quotes

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All lasting change is incremented, based on unfolding traditions and developing institutions. Revolutionary upheavals may change how the world looks but seldom changes the way the world works. Lasting historical change comes not through tidal waves but through the irresistible creeping tide.

Richard Nixon Quotes

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The aggressor is always peace-loving; he would prefer to take over our country unopposed.

Carl Von Clausewitz Quotes

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Oh, I'm not going to do anything to them. The thought that I might will be enough to keep them going.

Chris Bowkett Quotes

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The foundation of justice is good faith.

Marcus T. Cicero Quotes

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Peace is liberty in tranquillity.

Marcus T. Cicero Quotes

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The deadliest foe of democracy is not autocracy but liberty frenzied.

Otto Herman Kahn Quotes

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It is not in the nature of politics that the best men should be elected. The best men do not want to govern their fellowmen.

George E. Macdonald Quotes

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Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? They have the same enemy -- the mother.

Claudette Colbert Quotes

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I am truly free only when all human beings, men and women, are equally free. The freedom of other men, far from negating or limiting my freedom, is, on the contrary, its necessary premise and confirmation.

Mikhail Bakunin Quotes

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

M. Grundler Quotes

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The need for Government is the need for force; where force is unnecessary, there is no need for Government.

Rose Wilder Lane Quotes

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None can love freedom but good men; the rest love not freedom, but license, which never hath more scope than under tyrants.

John Milton Quotes

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We are as free as and free in exactly the sense that our neuronal processes are free.

Stephen Boydstun Quotes

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Make men wise, and by that very operation you make them free. Civil liberty follows as a consequence of this; no usurped power can stand against the artillery of opinion.

William Godwin Quotes

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You need only reflect that one of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the struggle for independence.

Charles Austin Beard Quotes

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Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.

Aristotle Quotes

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If you have ten thousand regulations you destroy all respect for the law.

Sir Winston Churchill Quotes

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I ask you to join in a re-United States. We need to empower our people so they can take more responsibility for their own lives in a world that is ever smaller, where everyone counts. We need a new spirit of community, a sense that we are all in this together, or the American Dream will continue to wither. Our destiny is bound up with the destiny of every other American.

Bill Clinton Quotes

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Individuality is freedom lived.

John Dos Passos Quotes

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The urge to save humanity is almost always only a false-face for the urge to rule it.

H.L. Mencken Quotes

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Republicans are men of narrow vision, who are afraid of the future.

Jimmy Carter Quotes

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