People hardly ever make use of the freedom they have, for example, freedom of thought; instead they demand freedom of speech as a compensation.
Quote by Soren Kierkegaard
Being Free Quotes
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It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
Life must be understood backwards; but... it must be lived forward.
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Once you label me you negate me.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my...
Patience is necessary, and one cannot reap immediately where one has sown.
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Take it and return it: the kiss of love
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Purity of heart is to will one thing.
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Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
Not just in commerce but in the world of ideas too our age is putting...
The tyrant dies and his rule is over, the martyr dies and his rule begins
Far from idleness being the root of all evil, it is rather the only true...
Since my earliest childhood a barb of sorrow has lodged in my heart. As long...
To dare is to lose one's footing momentarily. Not to dare is to lose oneself.
The tyrant dies and his rule is over, the martyr dies and his rule begins.