4th Of July Inspirational Quotes by Thomas Jefferson, Thomas B. Macaulay, Dick Cheney, Albert Einstein, Abraham Lincoln, Joseph Addison and many others.
We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
Many politicians are in the habit of laying it down as a self-evident proposition that no people ought to be free till they are fit to use their freedom. The maxim is worthy of the fool in the old story who resolved not to go into the water till he had learned to swim.
It is easy to take liberty for granted, when you have never had it taken from you.
Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom.
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it.
Let freedom never perish in your hands.
So let freedom ring from the prodigious hilltops of New Hampshire.
Liberty is the breath of life to nations.
This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government, they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it, or exercise their revolutionary right to overthrow it.
This land is your land, this land is my land
Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.
There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured with what is right in America.
I’m proud to be an American, where at least I know I’m free.
You can’t separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.
Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and refreshed – else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots, it will wither and die.
Freedom cannot be bestowed – it must be achieved.