We scoured the web for our seven favorite Independence quotes. We found good ones from Ronald Reagan, Optimus Prime, Nelson Mandela, Maya Angelou and others. Do you have different favorite? Share in the comments.
“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn’t pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same.”
“Independence is the Right Of All Sentient Beings.”
“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.”
“My mom has made it possible for me to be who I am. Our family is everything. Her greatest skill was encouraging me to find my own person and own independence.”
— Charlize Theron
“Nothing is more precious than independence and liberty.”
— Ho Chi Minh
“I learned a long time ago the wisest thing I can do is be on my own side, be an advocate for myself and others like me.”
— Maya Angelou
“Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of it. The history of liberty is a history of resistance.”
— Woodrow Wilson.