Limiting Freedom Of Expression Quotes

Limiting Freedom Of Expression Quotes by Roger Ebert, Luke Scott, Benjamin Franklin, Noam Chomsky, Soren Kierkegaard, Alan Dershowitz and many others.

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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.
Roger Ebert
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.
Luke Scott
Without Freedom of thought there can be no such thing as wisdom;and no such thing as public liberty, without freedom of speech.
Benjamin Franklin
If we don’t believe in free expression for people we despise, we don’t believe in it at all.
Noam Chomsky
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
Soren Kierkegaard
The law is agnostic about truth.
Alan Dershowitz
Freedom of speech includes the freedom to offend people.
Brad Thor
Slavery tolerates no freedom of the press, no freedom of speech, no freedom of opinion.
Hinton Rowan Helper
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.
David Icke
A nice, easy place for freedom of speech to be eroded is comics, because comics are a natural target whenever an election comes up.
Neil Gaiman
More and more Chinese intend to embrace freedom of speech and human rights as their birthright, not some imported American privilege.
Michael Anti
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.
Mark Twain
I’m a big advocate of freedom: freedom of speech, freedom of expression, freedom of thought.
Jimmy Wales
Free speech is the whole thing, the whole ball game. Free speech is life itself.
Salman Rushdie
I believe in freedom of speech, but I believe we should also have the right to comment on freedom of speech.
Stockwell Day
Better a thousandfold abuse of free speech than denial of free speech.
Charles Bradlaugh
Free speech means the right to shout ‘theatre’ in a crowded fire.
Abbie Hoffman