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There is nothing more wonderful than freedom of speech. (Quote by - Ilya G. Ehrenburg)

Sometimes I go about in pity for myself, and all the while a great wind is bearing me across the sky. (Quote by - Ojibwa Saying)

In the kingdom of the blind, the one-eyed man is king. (Quote by - Desiderius Erasmus)

In the last analysis, our only freedom is the freedom to discipline ourselves. (Quote by - Bernard M. Baruch)

In the fields of observation chance favors only the prepared mind. (Quote by - Louis Pasteur)

I like nonsense -- it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living. It's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope...and that enables you to laugh at all of life's realities. (Quote by - Stanislaw J. Lem)

If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all. (Quote by - Noam Chomsky)

Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality. (Quote by - Jules De Gautier)

It's good to shut up sometimes. (Quote by - Marcel Marceau)

Distance has the same effect on the mind as on the eye. (Quote by - Samuel Johnson)

It is not good to have an oar in everyone's boat. (Quote by - Earl Camden)

Governing sense, mind and intellect, intent on liberation, free from desire, fear and anger, the sage is forever free. (Quote by - Bhagavad Gita)

Concentration is the ability to think about absolutely nothing when it is absolutely necessary. (Quote by - Ray Knight)

Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature than in the young. (Quote by - W. Somerset Maugham)

My own idea is that these things are as piffle before the wind. (Quote by - Daisy Ashford)

The mind has exactly the same power as the hands; not merely to grasp the world, but to change it. (Quote by - Colin Wilson)

I gave my life for freedom --this I know: For those who bade me fight had told me so. (Quote by - W. N. Ewer)

It is a talent of the weak to persuade themselves that they suffer for something when they suffer from something; that they are showing the way when they are running away; that they see the light when they feel the heat; that they are chosen when they are shunned. (Quote by - Eric Hoffer)

Liberty is being free from the things we don't like in order to be slaves of the things we do like. (Quote by - Ernest Benn)

When all men think alike, no one thinks very much. (Quote by - Walter Lippmann)

The intellect is weak; it has no power except over what is as weak as itself. (Quote by - Al-nuri)

There is nobody so irritating as somebody with less intelligence and more sense than we have. (Quote by - Don Herold)

It takes a kind of shabby arrogance to survive in our time, and a fairly romantic nature to want to. (Quote by - Edgar Z. Friedenberg)

The difference between a smart man and a wise man is that a smart man knows what to say, a wise man knows whether or not to say it. (Quote by - Frank M. Garafola)

Prepare yourself for the world, as the athletes used to do for their exercise; oil your mind and your manners, to give them the necessary suppleness and flexibility; strength alone will not do. (Quote by - Lord Chesterfield)

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