|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Liberty is a slow fruit.|
Emerson.The Emancipation Proclamation.
|The sun of liberty is set; you must light up the candle of industry and economy.|
Benjamin Franklin.In Correspondence.
|They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.|
Benjamin Franklin.Historical Review of Pennsylvania.
|Liberty is no negation. It is a substantive, tangible reality.|
James A. Garfield.House of Representatives, Jan. 13, 1865.
|Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take; but, as for me, give me liberty, or give me death!|
Patrick Henry.Speech, March, 1775.
|Thee God who gave us life gave us liberty at the same time.|
Thomas Jefferson.Summary View of the Rights of British America.