Sunday, 17 July 2011

Free as the Flowers

All water colours from Cuenca's Modern Art Museum.

Living on Earth is expensive, but it does include a free trip around the sun. ~ Nikkid #quote

I'd rather be a free man in my grave / Than living as a puppet or a slave ~ Jimmy Cliff #quote

Emancipate yourself from mental slavery. None but ourselves can free our minds. ~ Bob Marley #quote

Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth. ~ John F. Kennedy #quote





Write what you know. That should leave you with a lot of free time. ~ Howard Nemerov #quote

Seek freedom and become captive of your desires, seek discipline and find your liberty. ~ Frank Herbert, Dune #quote

The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off. ~ Gloria Steinem #quote

The worst enemy of life, freedom & the common decencies is total anarchy; their second worst enemy is total efficiency. ~ A.Huxley #quote







I'll tell you about the magic and it'll free your soul / But it's like trying to tell a stranger 'bout rock and roll ~ Lovin Spoonful #lyrics

You want 21 percent risk free? Pay off your credit cards. ~ Andrew Tobias #quote

A mother who is really a mother is never free. ~ Honore de Balzac #quote


Find the cost of freedom, buried in the ground / Mother Earth will swallow you / Lay your body down ~ Stephen Stills #lyrics

You can't separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom. ~ Malcom X #quote

For what is man without desires, without free will, and without the power of choice but a stop in an organ pipe? ~ Fyodor Dostoevsky #quote

You sell your waking life for minimum wage; but your dreams they get for free. ~ Waking Life #linesfrommovies



Just slip out the back, Jack / Make a new plan, Stan / You don’t need to be coy, Roy / Just get yourself free / Hop on the bus, Gus / You don’t need to discuss much / Just drop off the key, Lee / And get yourself free ~ Paul Simon #lyrics

Freedom is something that dies unless it's used. ~ Hunter S. Thompson #quote

I am free and that is why I am lost. ~ Franz Kafka #quote

When we lose the right to be different, we lose the privilege to be free. ~ Charles Evans Hughes #quote






Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose. ~ Janis Joplin #lyrics

It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere. ~ Voltaire #quote

None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free. ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe #quote



In order to live free and happily you must sacrifice boredom. It is not always an easy sacrifice. ~ Richard Bach #quote

You should never have your best trousers on when you go out to fight for freedom and truth. ~ Henrik Ibsen #quote

Man is free at the moment he wishes to be. ~ Voltaire #quote

Hero-worship is strongest where there is least regard for human freedom. ~ Herbert Spencer #quote






The first people totalitarians destroy or silence are men of ideas and free minds. ~ Isaiah Berlin #quote

In a completely sane world, madness is the only freedom! ~ J.G. Ballard #quote

"Freedom from fear" could be said to sum up the whole philosophy of human rights. ~ Dag Hammarskjold #quote

Freedom is just Chaos, with better lighting. ~ Alan Dean Foster #quote




My definition of a free society is a society where it is safe to be unpopular. ~ Adlai E. Stevenson #quote

I was born on the prairies where the wind blew free and there was nothing to break the light of the sun. ~ Geronimo #quote

When we lose the right to be different, we lose the privilege to be free. ~ Charles Evans Hughes #quote