Quotes of Freedom

January 2018

FNF Myanmar

“Law does make little sense, if it does not protect freedom.”

Thomas Dehler
FNF Myanmar

“For me, liberalism simply means, live and let live.”

Raif Badawi

February 2018

FNF Myanmar

“The press is the artillery of liberty.”

Hans-Dietrich Genscher
FNF Myanmar

“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
FNF Myanmar

“For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.”

Nelson Mandela
FNF Myanmar

‘Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.’

George Washington Carver

March 2018

FNF Myanmar

'When we lose the right to be different, we lose the privilege to be free.'

Charles Evans Hughes
FNF Myanmar

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”

Nelson Mandela

April 2018

FNF Myanmar

“In a democracy, you need to have a strong judicial system. You need freedom of speech, you need art, and you need a free press.”

Tzipi Livni
FNF Myanmar

“Without freedom of the press, there can be no representative government.”

Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
FNF Myanmar

“Freedom consists not in doing what we like, but in having the right to do what we ought.”

Pope John Paul II

May 2018

FNF Myanmar

“The rule of law is the basis for any democracy. And without the rule of law in democracy, you have chaos.”

Meles Zenawi
FNF Myanmar

“Where you see wrong or inequality or injustice, speak out, because this is your country. This is your democracy. Make it. Protect it. Pass it on.”

Thurgood Marshall

June 2018

FNF Myanmar

“Education is not just about going to school and getting a degree. It's about widening your knowledge and absorbing the truth about life.”
 

Shakuntala Devi
FNF Myanmar

“For a fledging democratic system to succeed, we need citizens who understand the procedures, believe in democratic rules and get personally involved.”

Friedrich Naumann

July 2018

FNF Myanmar

“The foundation of every state is the education of its youth”
 

Diogenes
FNF Myanmar

“If you have experienced freedom you have not forgotten, and you never will”

Timothy Garton Ash
FNF Myanmar

“Responsibility is the price of freedom”

Elbert Hubbard

August 2018

FNF Myanmar

“Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it”

George Bernard Shaw
FNF Myanmar

“We prefer self-government with danger, to servitude with tranquillity”

Kwame Nkrumah