Limiting Freedom Of Expression Quotes by Roger Ebert, Luke Scott, Benjamin Franklin, Noam Chomsky, Soren Kierkegaard, Alan Dershowitz and many others.
I begin to feel like most Americans don’t understand the First Amendment, don’t understand the idea of freedom of speech, and don’t understand that it’s the responsibility of the citizen to speak out.
We all have the right of freedom of speech under the First Amendment. We all don’t have to agree with one another on our opinions. Everyone in my circle, that I run around with, we all feel the same about God, country, integrity and character.
Without Freedom of thought there can be no such thing as wisdom;and no such thing as public liberty, without freedom of speech.
If we don’t believe in free expression for people we despise, we don’t believe in it at all.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
The law is agnostic about truth.
Freedom of speech includes the freedom to offend people.
Slavery tolerates no freedom of the press, no freedom of speech, no freedom of opinion.
And why do we, who say we oppose tyranny and demand freedom of speech, allow people to go to prison and be vilified, and magazines to be closed down on the spot, for suggesting another version of history.
A nice, easy place for freedom of speech to be eroded is comics, because comics are a natural target whenever an election comes up.
More and more Chinese intend to embrace freedom of speech and human rights as their birthright, not some imported American privilege.
It is by the goodness of God that in our country we have those three unspeakably precious things: freedom of speech, freedom of conscience, and the prudence never to practice either of them.
I’m a big advocate of freedom: freedom of speech, freedom of expression, freedom of thought.
Free speech is the whole thing, the whole ball game. Free speech is life itself.
I believe in freedom of speech, but I believe we should also have the right to comment on freedom of speech.
Better a thousandfold abuse of free speech than denial of free speech.
Free speech means the right to shout ‘theatre’ in a crowded fire.