Quotes for February 8, 2008

Lord John Acton

  • The most certain test by which we judge whether a country is really free is the amount of security enjoyed by minorities.

Henry Brooks Adams

  • Absolute liberty is absence of restraint; responsibility is restraint; therefore, the ideally free individual is responsible to himself.

Patrick Henry

  • Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect everyone who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are inevitably ruined.
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~ by swfreedomlover on February 8, 2008.

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