Freedom

 

“I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.” ~~ John Adams to Abigail Adams, May 12, 1780

Filed under: Children,  Freedom,  John Adams,  Peace
 

“Then, in that hour of deliverance, my heart spoke. Does not such a country, and such defenders of their country, deserve a song? ” ~~ Francis Scott Key


Filed under: Francis Scott Key,  Freedom
 

“Freedom of teaching and of opinion in book or press is the foundation for the sound and natural development of any people.” ~~ Albert Einstein

Filed under: Albert Einstein,  Freedom,  Learning,  Teaching
 

“Be in charge of your own destiny, or some one else will.” ~~   Jack Welch


Filed under: Attitude,  Choices,  Determination,  Freedom,  Jack Welch,  Life
 

“Courage is the price that Life exacts for granting peace.” ~~   Amelia Earhart

Filed under: Amelia Earhart,  Courage,  Freedom,  Life,  Peace
 

“I long to hear that you have declared independence — and by the way in the new Code of Laws which I suppose it will be necessary for you to make, I desire you would Remember the Ladies, and be more generous and favorable to them than your ancestors. Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of the Husbands. Remember all Men would be tyrants if they could. If particular care and attention is not paid to the Ladies, we are determined to foment a rebellion, and will not hold ourselves bound by any Laws in which we have no voice, or Representation.” ~~ Abigail Adams to John Adams, March 31, 1776


Filed under: Abigail Adams,  Freedom
 

“People and nations are forged in the fire of adversity.” ~~ John Adams

Filed under: Character,  Freedom,  John Adams
 

“Education is the transmission of civilization.” ~~ Will Durant

Filed under: Character,  Education,  Freedom,  Will Durant
 

“Where all think alike, no one thinks much.” ~~   Walter Lippman

Filed under: Attitude,  Freedom,  Walter Lippman
 

“There is nothing more unequal than the equal treatment of unequal people.” ~~   Thomas Jefferson

Filed under: Attitude,  Experience,  Freedom,  Life,  Limits,  Thomas Jefferson