Independence Day Quotes - Page 2

Democracy is the government of the people, by the people, for the people.
– Abraham Lincoln

The greatest enemy of individual freedom is the individual himself.
– Saul Alinsky

You give me your blood and I will give you Independence!
– Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose

Better to starve than be a fat slave.
– Aesop

A statistician made a few calculations and discovered that since the birth of our nation more lives had been lost in celebrating independence than in winning it.
– Curtis Billings

We on this continent should never forget that men first crossed the Atlantic not to find soil for their ploughs but to secure liberty for their souls.
– Robert J. McCracken

We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been made!
– Albert Einstein

India conquered and dominated China culturally for 20 centuries without ever having to send a single soldier across her border!
– Hu Shih

Those who won our independence believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty.
– Louis D. Brandeis

That which distinguishes this day from all others is that then both orators and artillerymen shoot blank cartridges.
– John Burroughs

All we have of freedom, all we use or know. This our fathers bought for us long and long ago.
– Rudyard Kipling

In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt

Liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have.
– Harry Emerson Fosdick

The American Revolution was a beginning, not a consummation.
– Woodrow Wilson

Liberty means responsibility.That is why most men dread it.
– George Bernard Shaw

Liberty is the breath of life to nations.
– George Bernard Shaw

Let freedom never perish in your hands.
– Joseph Addison

I love my freedom. I love my America.
– Jessi Lane Adams